|Birth name||Selena Marie Gomez|
|Born||July 22, 1992
Grand Prairie, Texas,
|Genres||Pop, dance, electropop, pop rock|
|Occupations||Actress, singer, songwriter, dancer|
|Labels||Hollywood Records (2008-present)|
|Associated acts||Selena Gomez & the Scene, Forever The Sickest Kids, Demi Lovato, Drew Seeley|
Biography[change | edit source]
She is best known for playing Alex Russo on the Disney Channel series, Wizards of Waverly Place. She has starred in the television movies, Another Cinderella Story and Princess Protection Program. She is Catholic. She was born in Grand Prairie, Texas, near Dallas. Gomez was named after American Tejano pop singer Selena. Gomez said that Selena means a lot to her and her family.
Selena's younger maternal half-sister Scarlett Teefey died on December 16, 2011 of complications following a premature birth and second younger sister is due to be born in the summer of 2013.
Singles[change | edit source]
- Tell Me Something I Don't Know (2008)
- Magic (2009)
- Falling Down (2009)
- Naturally (2010)
- Round & Round (2010)
- A Year Without Rain (2010)
- Shake It Up (2011)
- Who Says (2011)
- Love You Like a Love Song (2011)
- Hit the Lights (2011)
- Come & Get It (2013)
References[change | edit source]
- "Celebrity Central - Selena Gomez: Snapshot". People Magazine. http://www.people.com/people/selena_gomez. Retrieved 2009-01-30. "Birth Date July 22, 1992 Birth Place Grand Prairie, Texas"
- "Star spotlight: Selena Gomez". Scholastic. http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=3750390. Retrieved 2010-06-20.
- "Selena Gomez's Famous Name". E!Online.com. 22 August 2008. http://www.eonline.com/videos/v31013_Selena_Gomez__Famous_Name.html. Retrieved 5 November 2009.