Chris Perez Net Worth, Income, Personal Life & Complete Bio

Chris Perez real name Christopher Gilbert Perez was born in San Antonio, Texas on August 14, 1969. He is of Mexican-American ancestry. He is a professional guitarist and is famous as a lead guitarist for bands like Tejano band and Selena y Los Dinos. He has a successful carrier in the music industry as he is a very popular millionaire guitarist in America.

Chris Perez Net Worth and Bio

According to Statics, in 2022 Chris Perez’s Net Worth is approximately $1 million. Some of the brief information about him is given below in the table:

NameChristopher Gilbert Perez
Stage NameChris Perez
Age53 Years old
Date of BirthAugust 14,1969
Place of birthSan Antonio, Texas
Marital StatusMarried
Zodiac signLeo
EducationThomas Jefferson High School 
Net Worth $2 million

Chris Perez Carrier

Work with Selena y Los Dinos

Chris professionally entered the music industry for the first time in 1989. He was signed by Selena y Los Dinos band as a lead guitarist. In Selena y Los Dinos he work for many years with A.B.’s father Abraham Quintanilla, Jr. Abraham and Selena for many years and he said he learned a lot from them.

Later he got Married to the main group member Selena and play the role of guitarist in her many songs but due to some reasons and arguments in 2008 they got divorced and Chris Perez also left the band. After some time of their divorce, Selena died. 


After leaving Selena y Los Dinos in 2010 Chris started his own bands called Kumbia Kings and Kumbia All Starz with his friend name John Garza. They make a team and started releasing songs.

The song of his band name “Best I Can” went viral and become famous in a short time period after which his band started rising day by day and become successful.

Popular Songs

He release many songs and albums and got so popular as the band was signed by Hollywood Records, and went to A&M Studios. In 2000 band won Grammy Award for Grammy Award Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album.

His band become so successful, Won many awards, and still doing great business in the music industry. He and his bands are still active and considered a famous and successful band in San Antonio, Texas.

Chris Perez Family (wife, kids, and siblings)

Chris Perez’s parents are Carmen Medina and Gilbert Perez. His siblings are unknown as he never shares about them on social media. He get married to Selena who is the main group member of Selena y Los Dinos but after some time they got divorced. In 2001,  He remarried Vanessa Villanueva and they had two children, a boy Noah and a girl Cassie. 

Some FAQs about Chris Perez

Who is Chris Perez’s wife now?

After Selena, He got married to Vanessa Villanueva in 2001. She is now his wife and they are spending happy life together with their two kids.

What is Selena’s husband doing now?

Selena’s husband Chris Perez continues making music, Releasing songs, and podcasting Albums. He also remarried and is living a happy life.

How much was Selena Worth when she was alive?  

According to statics, Salena had a net worth of approximately equal to $5 million at the time of her death in 1995.

Does Chris Perez have a fiance?

No! He has no fiance he has a wife named, Vanessa Villanueva and two children.

How many times did Chris Perez get married?

Chris Perez get married two times because his first wife Selena died so he remarried Vanessa Villanueva.

Did Selena’s husband remarry?

Yes! Selena’s husband Chris Perez remarry with Vanessa Villanueva in 2001 after her death.

Is Selena’s husband still close to her family?

No! He was close to her family till her death but now he is far away from her family.

How long was Selena married to her husband?

She was married to Chris Perez and they lived together for 3 years before she was tragically murdered.

Did Selena’s husband get her money?

Yes! He gets approximately $3 Million of his money according to an agreement that he will get 25% net profits that Selena’s estate earns every year.

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