Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez

Introduction

Height : 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)

Selena Gomez is a popular American singer-songwriter, actress, philanthropist and a film producer. She first gained recognition for starring as Alex Russo in the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place from 2007 to 2009. After this she starred in several films such as Spring Breakers (2013) and Big Eyes (2014).

Selena Gomez is one of the most beloved celebrities in the world today. She has been a star since her teenage years. With her bright smile and bubbly personality, she has become a role model to many fans. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at her net worth, early life, family, personal life, discography, career, charitable work, other ventures, achievements and more .

Nicknames : Sel, Selly, Conchita, Mamachita.

Net Worth 

According to the “Celebrity Net Worth” website, Selena Gomez’s net worth in 2022 is estimated to be $95 million. This comes from her music, acting, producing and brand endorsements.

Early Life and Family

Selena Gomez was born in Grand Prairie, Texas on July 22, 1992. Her birth name is Selena Marie Gomez. She is of Mexican descent. She was named after Tejano singer Selena, who died almost 3 years after she was born. Her first name means “moon” in Greek. In classical myth, Selene was the goddess of the moon.

Her father, Ricardo Joel Gomez (born 1963) worked as a construction worker, and her mother, Mandy Teefey (born 1967), worked as a stage actress before becoming a homemaker when Selena was young.

Selena has an older brother named Nick who lives in California with his wife and children. She also has a cousin named Ryan Nava who works at Disney Parks as well as doing voice acting for video games like Mass Effect 3 and Saints Row 4.

She has an older step-brother named Samuel David Gomez (born May 5, 1995) who shares his father’s name but not his mother’s surname; she also has two half-sisters named Chloe Grace Moretz (born November 13th 2004) and Natalia Dicenta (born September 9th 1998).

Selena Gomez is a huge fan of Johnny Depp and Lady Sovereign. Her role model and favorite actress is Rachel McAdams.

She used to do a YouTube show with best friend Demi Lovato called “The Demi and Selena Show”. 

She began her career as a child actress in the early 2000s.

Personal Life

Selena Gomez is currently in a relationship with The Weeknd. She began dating the singer after meeting him at Coachella in 2018.

She also dated Justin Bieber from 2010 to 2013, and has been rumored to be dating Jaden Smith since March 2019. In 2017, she had a kidney transplant after her sister died from lupus five years earlier. It was later announced that she will no longer be attending Coachella this year due to her health issues but will return next year instead!

Selena Gomez’s birthday is July 22nd (also known as Astrological Sign: Taurus)

Discography

Selena Gomez & the Scene – Kiss & Tell (2002)

Selena Gomez & the Scene – When the Sun Goes Down (2003)

Selena Gomez & the Scene – A Year Without Rain (2004)

Selena Gomez & The Scene – Stars Dance (2007)

Selena Gomez – Revival (2013)

Rare (2017)

Gomez attended Rodeo Elementary School from kindergarten until fifth grade before moving to Las Colinas Junior High School for sixth through eighth grades where she met future collaborators Justin Tranter (who wrote “Love You Like A Love Song”) at the age of 14.While still attending junior high school it became clear that she wanted something more than just being known as another child star so she began auditioning for roles outside of Barney & Friends which eventually led her landing parts in several Disney Channel original movies such as Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam!. 

After graduating from high school she moved back home where she began working on material written by Justin Tranter including her debut EP “When The Sun Goes Down” released in November 2010 followed by its extended play version titled “When The Sun Goes Down Part II” released early 2011 featuring 5 new songs plus 3 bonus tracks including acoustic versions of each song recorded live during various performances around town at venues like The Majestic Theater Dallas TX; Irving Plaza New York NY; Artmosphere Houston TX; Bayou Music Center Tampa FL; House Of Blues San Diego CA etc..

She became famous after starring alongside Demi Lovato in Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam! (2009) alongside Jennifer Nettles who played Candace Flynn while promoting both films worldwide during summer 2009 tour dates across Europe 

Disney

You may have heard of her from:

Disney Channel – The Wizards of Waverly Place, Shake It Up and Princess Protection Program.

Warner Bros. Animation – Monte Carlo and Hotel Transylvania 2.

Musical career

Selena Gomez’s first album was released in 2008 and titled “Kiss & Tell” which sold over 1 million copies worldwide. In 2010, she released her second album titled “When the Sun Goes Down”. Her third studio album came out in 2011 entitled Body Electric which peaked at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart and yielded three singles: “Come & Get It”, “Naturally” and “Feelings”. The single “Who Says” topped both American and international charts as well, becoming one of her most successful singles to date.

Her fourth studio album “Purposefully” came out in 2015 to critical acclaim but failed to match its predecessor sales-wise.

Gomez has also released two EPs (“Come & Get It EP” & “Fear Is Dangerous”) as well as two mixtapes (“A Year Without Rain”, featuring Kid Cudi) before becoming an actress at age 12 (2001). In 2010 Gomez made her TV debut starring alongside Robert Rodriguez’s daughter; Eliza Dushku on ABC Family’s drama series Greek during Season 2 – Episode 8 titled “You Have Got To Be Kidding Me” which aired January 26th 2011 during ABC Family’s holiday programming block called “25 Days of Christmas” where she played Ruby Dixon who was targeted by Myron Huntress (played by Michael Shanks).

Acting Career

Selena Gomez is an American actress. She rose to fame in 2007 when she starred as Alex Russo in the Disney Channel teen sitcom The Wizards of Waverly Place, which ran for three seasons until 2010. In 2008 she released her debut studio album, Stars Dance (2008), which went platinum both in the United States and Canada.

Gomez received worldwide recognition in 2010 when her song “Come & Get It” from her second album dropped onto the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number 27 on June 25th. Thanks to heavy promotion by radio stations across America! This was followed by another hit single called “Slow Down” released around October 22nd 2011.

Film Career

Selena Gomez has been in a number of films, including the Disney Channel original series Wizards of Waverly Place. She also starred in Spring Breakers and Monte Carlo.

In 2011, Gomez signed on to play the lead role in Ramona and Beezus and reprised her role as Hannah Montana for another season of that show’s spinoff, Miley Cyrus: Bangerz Tour. In 2014, she starred as Maui in Disney’s Moana alongside Dwayne Johnson; this was followed by her starring role as Becky Kitzelberger in Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (based on Dennis Etchison’s novel).

Fashion and Beauty

Selena Gomez has been a fashion icon since she was a child. She’s worn almost everything designers have to offer, from high-end labels like Chanel and Versace to more affordable fare like H&M and Forever21. But it’s her personal style that stands out: her looks are always on point and she knows how to mix trends with classic pieces in order to make any outfit unique.

In addition to being a spokesperson for many beauty brands—including Maybelline New York, MAC Cosmetics, Urban Decay Cosmetics, Smashbox Cosmetics and Covergirl—Selena has also built up quite the social media presence over the years. She regularly posts photos of herself looking incredible (guilty as charged) on Instagram or Snapchat; there are plenty more where those came from!

Charity Work and Advocacy

She was involved with the charity Raise Hope for Congo which helps raise awareness about the violence against Congolese women and participated in the “Runway for Life” benefit for St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital. [2008]. She was named the youngest UNICEF ambassador at age 17. [August 2009]

Selena Gomez is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and has been an advocate for the LGBTQ community. She supports organizations like GLSEN (the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network), which works to combat anti-LGBTQ bullying in schools, and has participated in several events for them.

She’s also been heavily involved with mental health initiatives such as Save the Children’s Operation Smile, which provides surgeries and other medical care to children suffering from cleft palate or cleft lip/palate deformities; as well as The Trevor Project, which offers crisis intervention services for LGBTQ youth who are at risk of hurting themselves or others due to being rejected by their family members or friends after coming out about their own sexual orientation or gender identity.

Selena Gomez is an artist of many talents.

Selena Gomez is an artist of many talents. She is a singer, actress and fashion icon who has won several awards for her music and acting. She is also a philanthropist whose work has helped to raise millions of dollars for charities such as the United Way, Habitat For Humanity International, The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), Save the Children Foundation and GLAAD. Her work with other celebrities on social media can help raise awareness about important issues in our society like bullying prevention or LGBTQ rights!

Other Works

She’s also a judge on The Voice and X Factor, as well as part of the executive team at Dior. In 2017, she collaborated with Shawn Mendes on “Señorita” (featuring Julia Michaels). She has done charity work with UNICEF and has been outspoken about mental health issues—in 2016, she opened up about her struggle with anxiety and depression while promoting the release of Revival.

Other Ventures

Selena Gomez is a social media influencer.

Selena Gomez has her own clothing line, which she started in 2011.

She has her own makeup line and perfume line as well.

She also created a shoe company called “Selena Gomez Footwear” and sells shoes on Amazon Prime (although it’s unclear if all the products are officially licensed or not).

Achievements of Selena Gomez

Gomez has been featured on numerous hit singles. Her most successful single, Come & Get It, was certified double platinum in the US.

With a career that spans over two decades, Selena has become an international icon for her music, acting, and philanthropy. From her early days on Disney Channel to her current status as a multi platinum artist, Selena has continued to inspire and entertain audiences of all ages.

She is admired for her talent, beauty, and outlook on life.

She rose to fame as a child star playing the lead in various shows and movies. She was also a part of the famous band, Selena Gomez & the Scene. Selena Gomez also works with numerous charities, focusing her activities on raising awareness about mental health issues and building clean water sources for those in need.

The purpose of this article is to provide a comprehensive overview of the career and abilities of singer-songwriter Selena Gomez. Selena Gomez has been a massive success in the music industry since her debut in 2009, with a number of highly successful albums, singles and tours culminating in her Breakthrough Artist Award at the 2016 American Music Awards. 

In addition to her musical career, she has starred in several television series and movies, releasing her own beauty line, Puma clothing line and television production company. With an impressive portfolio in various sectors of the entertainment industry, as well as being a dedicated philanthropist, Gomez is an iconic and inspiring figure for young people today.

Senela Gomez is an example of a modern day celebrity.  Senela is inspiring people of all backgrounds with her ingenuity and passion. She has also been outspoken in her support for vulnerable populations, including victims of poverty and those suffering from serious illness.

There’s a lot more to talk about Selena Gomez but I would like to rap here with a conclusion. You may also know more facts about her on Wikipedia.

Conclusion

Selena Gomez is one of the most successful and best-selling recording artists in the history of American music. Her albums have been certified multi-platinum, with many topping the charts. She is even an actress and a film producer. Selena Gomez believes in charity and helping the society. Also she is a philanthropist.

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