Although Selena Quintanilla died being very young, her life had quite a few moments that they did enjoy: it was a famous singer launched her clothing line, always dreamed of being a fashion designer, excelled as a businesswoman and even got married with the love of his life. Although his father was opposed in the beginning the relationship, she fought for her happiness.
But since the Queen of Tex Mex died, in 1995 in Corpus Christi, Texas, no one knew more about her husband Chris Perez. The guy was a widower still very young, and some people close to him claim that he felt so devastated by the death of the singer who fell into a deep depression that made him take refuge in drugs and alcohol. This is how it looks currently.
Selena and Chris lived a love of film
Both met when Chris joined the grouping as Selena and los Dinos as a guitarist. He was a troubled kid, that’s why Abraham Quintanilla disapproved the relationship. Even so he escaped and married in 1992.
Their relationship was perfect, until the death separated them
After their wedding they lived very happy, until 1995, the year in which the singer was murdered by the president of her fan club and friend, Yolanda Saldivar.
Chris was plunged into the depression
The guitarist lasted many years in the depression, which made him take refuge in drugs and alcohol. Until they are returned to fall in love with and married Vanessa Villanueva with whom he had two children, Noah and Cassie Perez. However, the relationship did not work and after six years of marriage they separated.
The guitarist turned out to be part of a family band in 2003
When AB Quintanilla brother of Selena, formed the band Kumbia Kings, I immediately thought of Chris as a lead guitarist and he does not hesitate to integrate this new project of his excuñado.
Currently, Chris is dedicated to the music
Although the group of Quintanilla disappeared, Chris went on to the world of music and formed his own band, the Chris Perez Band, which won a Grammy for Best Album Latin Rock Alternative with his album Resurrection in 1999.