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Selena Quintanilla`s Family After Her Death
Transcript of Selena Quintanilla`s Family After Her Death
After Her Death
By: Lina Cress
The hotel room where Selena was shot
Selena Quintanilla Pérez was
shot on March 31st,1995 in room
158 at a Days Inn Motel by
her fan club president Yolanda
Chris Perez, filled with
grief, began abusing
drugs and alcohol.
A year later, he moved
out of Corpus Christi
into his father`s house.
Her family was deeply grieved by the loss of Selena.
Chris formed the band,"Chris Perez Band" three years after Selena`s death.
Video of Chris Perez talking about Selena & his music in spanish:http:// vimeo.com/39539422
The band consisted of John
Ojeda, and Jesse Esquivel.
He also remarried to a woman
named Vanessa Villanueva and
had two children.They divorced
After fans had pushed Perez to write a book, he finally agreed.
He wrote a novel on the Selena off stage called, "To Selena,with Love".
Selena`s brother,A.B.,after her death, went on to produce a single called"Como Te Extraño". It was written about how he missed Selena.
A.B married a woman named Rikkie and has eight kids including a step child, but sadly they divorced.
One year after Selena`s marriage, Suzette had also married.
“Actually, when she passed away, I wasn’t able to (play music), she had performed the Astrodome a week or two prior. I had fallen and fractured my ankle so I didn’t do the last Astrodome concert. That was around that time,” she said.
Suzette actually didn`t perform at the last Selena Quintanilla concert.
He formed the
group "Kumbia Kings".
Video of Suzette talking
about Selena after her death
For three months, Abraham Quintanilla, Selena`s father, did not go near her gravesite in Corpus Christi.
Now, He has been involved in
many Selena Projects including
a project called "The Selena Foundation",
which brings help to children in need.
He gives speeches about Selena and
shares the inspirational life of Selena
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