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Chris Pérez

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Net worth 2018: $5 Million
Industry: Musicians
Residence: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Country: United States
BirthDay: 14 August 1969
Sigh: Virgo

Chris Pérez was bornon 14 August 1969 in San Antonio, Texas, United States, American, is Guitarist. Christopher Gilbert Pérez is a popular American musician, songwriter, author and guitarist. He was the lead guitarist for the band ‘Selena y Los Dinos’. Chris is also famous for his performance in television movie ‘Selena ivive!’ 2005 and a short documentary on the murder of his wife, Selena Quintanilla-Perez titled ‘Making of Selena: 10 years later’ (2007) and also for a television documentary movie ‘iMi Gente! My People’ (1999). He first became a member of Shelly Lares’ band in 1986 and became famous due to his amazing guitar skills. He caught the attention of A. B. Quintanilla who was at that time searching for a new lead guitarist for the Tejano band ‘Selena y Los Dinos’. Perez joined the band in 1988 and he continued to perform with them till 1995. Perez has made his mark in the field of music and is considered one of the ace guitarists of his time. He has also won 2000 Grammy Awards for ‘Best Latin/ Alternative Performance’ category.


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However, this relationship also did not last long and in 2008 the couple separated


Later, he also performed as lead guitarist in Kumbia Kings (2003- 2006) and A


Later, they got married in 2001 and were blessed with two children, daughter, Cassie and son, Noah


As Tony later left the band, Chris became the musical director of the band and also co-wrote three songs for Shelly’s debut album in 1998


The band released many popular albums like ‘Entre a Mi Mundo’ (1992),‘Amor Prohibido’ (1994), ‘Dreaming of You’ (1995) to name a few


He quite willingly joined the band in 1989 because the sound used by Los Dinos was more ‘sophisticated and hip’


After a while Chris was asked by Tony Lares to join his cousin’s Shelly Lares’ band in 1986


When he was of 4 years, his parents divorced and his mother remarried in 1978


Christopher Gilbert Perez was born on 14th August, 1969 in San Antonio, Texas, to Gilbert Perez and Carmen Medina

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