Selena Marie Gomez is an American singer, actress, producer and businesswoman. She was named the popular Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla Perez, who was raised in Suburban Dallas. On 18 March 2023, Selena Gomez hit a big milestone on Instagram and has made history a being first -ever woman to reach 400 Million followers. After that Selena shared pictures and wrote a caption, “Wishing I could hug all 400 Million of you”.
Selena Gomez was born on July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas. Her father’s name is Ricardo Joel Gomez, who is of Mexican descent. Her mother’s name is Mandy Teefey, who is part of Italian ancestry.
Selena has a romantic relationship with pop singer Justin Bieber.
Selena started her acting career with the popular television show “Barney & Friends” in 2002 as the role of “Gianna”. Selena also had roles in Spy Kids 3 :Game over (2003), Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire (2005), House Broken (2006).
In 2007, Selena moved to Los Angeles and starred in a lead role as “Alex Russo “on Disney television series “Wizards of Waverly Place”. Apart from that, she also starred in “Another Cinderella Story (2008), animated film Horton Hears a Who! (2008), Princess Protection Program (2009).
In 2009, Selena released her first album and was named “Selena Gomez & The Scene”.
In 2013, she released her first solo album “Stars Dance”, which featured the lead single “Come & Get It”.
In 2015, Gomez released her second solo album “Revival”, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard.
In 2020, she also released her third solo album “Rare”, which included the hit ballad “Lose You to love Me”.
In 2015, Selena revealed that she had been diagnosed with lupus. She had a kidney transplant because of the complications.
In 2020, she also revealed that she had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and her struggles with depression and anxiety. Later, she discussed her mental health through her documentary Selena Gomez: “My Mind and Me” (2022).
In 2009, UNICEF appointed her a goodwill ambassador for her philanthropic work. Gomez also won Guinness World Records. She has won 182 awards out of 461 nominations. She also won her first career Grammy awards for the “Best Mexican-American Album for Live”. Selena has also earned Young Artist Award, Teen Choice Award and Kids Choice Award for her acting and singing.
In 2011, Selena won the Best young Actress-Television and Bravo Otto – Super singer & Film Star. Teen Choice Award for choice Female Hottie.
In 2011, Kids Choice Award for Favorite Female TV Star.
In 2012, Glamour Award for The Independent Spirit.
In 2013, Sharty Award for celebrity Fashion. MTV Video Music Award Young Hollywood Award for Fan Favorite Album·
Radio Disney Music Award
In 2015, Billboard women in Music for Chart Topper.
In 2016, the American Music Award for Favorite Female Artist.
People’s Choice Award for Favorite Animated Movie Voice.
In 2017, Billboard Music Award for women of the years.
In 2018 Much Music Video Award for Fan Fave Single.
In 2020, Hispanic Heritage Awards
In 2019, Lo Nuestro Award for Crossover Collaboration of the year.
In 2023, Satellite Award for Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical.