Learn more about the legendary singer’s five children she left behind after her sudden and tragic death in 2012.
It’s hard to believe that it has been almost nine years since Jenni Rivera died at the age of 43 in a plane crash in December 2012. With 13 albums to her name and fans worldwide, the singer of Latin music has left a lasting legacy in the music world, and she has released two posthumous compilation albums and four live records since her passing. During her lifetime, Jenni had five children from both of her marriages. Almost a decade after his death, his two sons and three daughters have all grown up! Learn more about Jenni’s five children.
Jenni’s first daughter was born Janney Marin Rivera in June 1985, when the singer was still a teenager. Jenni later married her daughter’s father: José Trinidad Marin. Janney is better known as Chiquis , 36. Jenni’s eldest followed in her mother’s footsteps and pursued her own singing career. She has three albums to her credit, the most recent being that of 2020 Playlist . Chiquis has also had a career in reality TV, starring a number of shows, focused on his life. The most recent was 2018’s Les Riveras, which she also produced.
In 1997, it was revealed that Chiquis’ father had sexually assaulted his aunt Rosie Rivera and sister Jacques. José was sentenced to 31 years in prison in 2007 for sexual assault. Chiquis wrote that she forgave her father in her 2015 memoir, but has not spoken to him since her mother’s death, as he has not offered condolences, via Notice Board .
Jenni gave birth to her second child with José in 1989. Jacquelin , 32, passes Jacques, and married her husband Michel Campos in 2012. Like her sister, Jacquie also pursued a musical career, where she performs under the name of his mother’s family. Her latest single is “Ex Factor” from August 2021 and she is even slated to perform with her sister at a California show on September 25, via her. Instagram .
Jenni’s last child with José was her son Michael, 30, born in 1991. Michael originally had his father’s last name, but it appears he is now called his mother’s, via his Instagram . If he is perhaps not a musician like his mother or his sisters, he is an artist in the true sense of the word: he is a painter! He has competed in NBC and the NFL CANVS Contest, which is set to “chart a path to Super Bowl LVI”. He showed off many of his stunning panels and murals, including the one he made for CANVS on his Instagram. Besides his paintings, he occasionally posts photos of his adorable daughter Moon.
After divorcing José, Jenni married Juan López in 1997. The couple had their first daughter Jenicka, 23, in October 1997. Jenicka has proven to be a bit of a fashionista and a beauty guru. She used to run a Youtube channel , where she showed off some of her makeup looks and skills, but her last video was uploaded in December 2020. While she might not be a YouTuber anymore, she still shows some of her makeup. awesome looks on Instagram .
Jenni gave birth to her youngest son Johnny, 20, in February 2001. Johnny is also a musician, and his name is Cinco (possibly because he was Jenni’s fifth child). Johnny became bisexual in 2017, after revealing that he had been in a relationship with a man for two years, via People.
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