Selena Gomez By Helen D
Where was Selena Gomez born? Selena was born on July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas. She gets her Hispanic heritage from her dad, who is Mexican. Her mom has some Italian ancestry. This is her as a little girl. (aww)
What was Selena’s childhood like? Selena didn’t have any brothers or sisters. When was little, she was always singing and making scenes to perform for her parents. When she started on Barney and friends for two years, it inspired her to pursue singing and acting.
How did Selena’s acting career grow? When she was dropped from Barney in 2003, she auditioned for movies without much success. After she had some parts in movies, she guest starred on The Suite Life of Zach and Cody. She also played a part in Hannah Montana. In 2007, she was cast as the lead of Wizards of Waverly Place. (Alex Russo.) In 2008 and 2009, she filmed some bigger movies and really got involved in acting.
How did Selena’s singing career grow? Her singing career started in 2008 with her cover of Cruella de Vil. After that, she mostly started recording songs for her movies such as Another Cinderella Story and Princess Protection Program. Also in 2008, she was signed with Hollywood Records and started working on her debut album, Kiss and Tell, which she released in September 2009.
What has Selena done for charity? Selena is UNICEF’s youngest ever Goodwill Ambassador. She has also travelled to the Congo with the ENOUGH Project to witness what was happening firsthand. She has supported… • 10x10 • A Day Made Better • Alliance For Children's Rights • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation • Elton John AIDS Foundation • ENOUGH Project • Rosie's Theater Kids • Ryan Seacrest Foundation • Stand Up To Cancer • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital • UNICEF
Selena Gomez Videos See her live in concert: (Stars Dance Tour) Selena Gomez Stars Dance Tour Live Listen to her newest music video (Slow Down): Selena Gomez - Slow Down Dream Out Loud Commercial: Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez
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