Popular American singer, actress and producer – Selena Marie Gomez was born in Grand Prairie, Texas, on July 22, in 1992. When Gomez was born, her mother was sixteen years old. The family had financial troubles during Gomez’s childhood, with her mother struggling to provide for the pair. Her popularity started since appearing in a American children’s television series “Barney & Friends”. Now Gomez is known as a pop singer, showcasing the genre in form of dance-pop and incorporating EDM into her sound. As her career has been progressing, she has been experimenting with a large number of music genres.
Selena Gomez (Wiki) Biography, Family & Net-worth
Full Name: Selena Marie Gomez
Nickname: Sel, Selly, Selenita, Conchita, Mamachita, See
Date of Birth: July 22, 1992
Age: (as in 2019) 27 Year
Birth Place: Grand Prairie, Texas, USA
Height: 5’ 5”
Weight: 50 kg (110 lbs)
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Cancer
Father: Ricardo Joel Gomez,
Step-father: Brian Teefey
Mother: Amanda Teefey a.k.a Mandy
Brother: Marcus Gomez (Half-brother, from her father’s 2nd marriage)
Sisters: Gracie Elliott Teefey (Half-sister, from her mother’s 2nd marriage), Victoria Gomez a.k.a Tori (Half-sister, from her father’s 2nd marriage)
Hometown: Grand Prairie, Texas, USA
School: Danny Jones Middle School, Texas
Profession: Singer, Actress
College: Danny Jones Middle School
Educational Qualification: High school diploma
Religion: Christianity (Roman Catholic
Assets: Hollywood Hills mansion, July Moon Productions
Net Worth: $50 million
Boyfriends & Affairs
Justin Bieber (Singer)
Movie & Album Debuts
Debut Film: Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003, as a child actor) and Cinderella Story (2013, in a lead role)
TV: Barney & Friends (2002)
Album: Stars Dance (2013)
Singles: “As A Blonde” (2009)
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Interesting life’s facts about Selena Gomez
- In 2013, at two occasions she ignited the controversy for sporting a bindi during her performance of “Come & Get It”, as Hindu groups criticized Gomez for what they considered as a callous performance that continued to devalue.
- In May 2017, her Instagram photo raised questions about her when she posted obscure pictures and videos to promote her song “Bad Liar”, but it became a cause for concern for her fans as in the picture, she was wearing a hospital bracelet and bandage on her left wrist.
Later, it was revealed that the picture was taken after Selena was released from the hospital from ‘Lupus treatment’, a chronic autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body (skin, joints, organs).
• In June 2017, she as the Executive producer of the Netflix series ’13 Reasons Why’, got negative feedbacks due to its realistic portrayals of high school assault and suicide. It was based on the 2007 young adult novel by Jay Asher about a high schooler who commits suicide.
- She likes eating Pizza, Strawberries with whipped cream, Lemon chicken, Vodka penne, Fried cheese, Calamari
- Her favorite actors are Johnny Depp, Shia LaBeouf, Nick Jonas, Taylor Lautner
- She likes Rachel McAdams as actress.
- In an interview she revealed she loves watching movie “The Wizard of Oz” and TV serial “Black Mirror”.
- She admires Cheryl, Kelly Clarkson, Bruno Mars, Britney Spears, Rihanna, Skrillex, Paramore (band) as a singer.
- She loves singing “Slow Hands” by Niall Horan. her favorite song.
- Her favorite books include “On Becoming Fearless” by Ariana Huffington & “The Purpose Driven Life” by Rick Warren.
- Favorite dress designed by Stuart Vevers and Nicolas Ghesquière, she likes mostly wearing green.
- Selena was named after Tejano singer and actress Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, which means ‘Moon’ in Greek.
- She went through hard times as a child as her parents divorced when she was just 5-years-old, after which she was raised by her mother, and they found themselves living in financial crisis.
- She made her acting debut at age 7, with TV show 13. ‘Barney and Friends’, where she met her best friend, Demi Lovato.
Selena Gomez’s Top 10 Billboard Hits
- “Good For You”
- “Come & Get It”
- “Love You Like A Love Song”
- “The Heart Wants What It Wants”
- “Same Old Love”
- “Who Says”
- “Slow Down”
- “I Want You To Know”
- “Round & Round”