Long Beach, California
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Dolores Janney Rivera Saavedra
Long beach, California, USA
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Jacqui Marin (Daughter), Jacqui Marin (Daughter), Johnny Lopez (Son), Jenicka Lopez (Daughter), Michael Marin (Son)
Dolores Janney Rivera (July 2, 1969 – December 9, 2012), better known as Jenni Rivera, was a Mexican-American Latin Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, actress, television producer, and entrepreneur known for her work within the banda, norteña and mariachi music genres. She has won two Premios Oye! (Spanish, meaning "Hear! Awards"). The equivalent of Mexico's Oye! Awards are the United States's Grammy Awards. In October 2012, People en Español named her one of the 25 most powerful women.
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Dolores Janney Rivera Saavedra (July 2, 1969 – December 9, 2012), better known as Jenni Rivera, was a Mexican-American singer known for her work within the banda and norteña music genres. She began recording in 1992, and her recordings often have themes of social issues, infidelity, and relationships. Her tenth studio album, Jenni (2008), became her first number-one album in the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart in the United States. In 2010, she appeared in and produced the reality TV show Jenni Rivera Presents: Chiquis & Raq-C. She also appeared in and produced I Love Jenni starting in 2011 and Chiquis 'n Control in 2012.
Rivera, a Mexican American, was born in Long Beach, California. Her parents were Mexican immigrants who raised Rivera and her four brothers and sister (including Lupillo Rivera) in a tight-knit musical household. While still in high school, she became pregnant with the first of her five children, and married the child's father, José Trinidad Marín, in 1984. They divorced in 1992, and Rivera began her professional career that year.
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Banda, Norteño, Ranchera, Pop Latino
Fonovisa, Universal Music Latino, Cintas Acuario
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