jenni-riveraThe entertainment community continues to mourn the death of JENNI RIVERA, the 43-year-old California native who rose to the top of the Mexican-American music world and was confirmed dead in a plane crash in Northern Mexico. Blessed with a powerful singing voice and outspoken personality, RIVERA was known to her millions of adoring fans as “Diva de la Banda” and was a hit on television as well as on the concert stage. The mother of five children, RIVERA was recently divorced from husband #4, MLB pitcher ESTABAN LOAIZA.
We sat down with JENNI RIVERA last year at a Television Critics Association press event and she confided how a career in music was the last thing she expected in her life.

JENNI RIVERA 1969 – 2012