Although Jenni Rivera ceased to exist about a decade ago in a tragic plane crash, on December 9, 2012, without a doubt, she continues to be one of the most beloved artists in the music industry, and why not? considered the most important Sinaloan band interpreter of her time.
Not only that, since media such as CNN, Billboard, Fox News and the New York Times labeled her as the most important and best-selling female figure in the genre of regional Mexican music. While her legacy lives on and is remembered with respect by all, another of the facets in which the “Band divaIt is in the family aspect; since she was a very loving and dedicated mother to her five children.
Next, we will tell you who are the descendants of the artist who only in the United States and Mexico sold 25 million records. Although some are involved in the artistic world, Chiquis Rivera is the most mediatic.
THE CHILDREN OF JENNI RIVERA
It should be noted that three of her children were born as a result of Jenni Rivera’s first marriage to José Trinidad Marín (1984-1992), the other two arrived after her second union with Juan Manuel López (1997–2003).
1. Janney Marín (Chiquis Rivera)
Janney Marín or better known as Chiquis Rivera is the first-born of Jenni Rivera, who followed in her mother’s footsteps, as she is an American singer, songwriter, businesswoman, writer and celebrity.
She began her artistic career in 2014 with her first single titled “Paloma Blanca”. She made her international television debut during the Premios Juventud by presenting her second single “Esa no soy yo”. He began recording his first album in 2014 publishing “Paloma Blanca” as a tribute to his mother. She appeared on the reality show “Jenni Rivera Presents: Chiquis & Raq-C” and also on “I Love Jenni.”
She got married in Los Angeles on June 29, 2019 to Lorenzo Méndez, singer and former vocalist of La Original Banda El Limó, but they divorced in September 2020.
2. Jacqueline Marín (Jacqie Rivera)
Jacqie is Jenni Rivera’s second daughter. He also followed in his mother’s footsteps, releasing the song “Consequences.” He shares his musical material on his YouTube channel. He has also participated in the reality shows “The Riveras” and “I Love Jenni.”
She has ventured as a businesswoman and is president of the children’s clothing brand “De Colores Threads”, which is inspired by her Mexican roots.
She married Michael Campos in 2012 and their children were born: Jaylah Hope, Jenavieve, Jordan and Julián Joy.
3. Michael Marín
Michael Marín is Jenni Rivera’s third child. Although he has participated in some reality shows, he has decided to move away from that world to focus on the arts, leading him to work with well-known characters.
He studies at Los Angeles Trade Technical College and has used his talents to paint various murals in honor of the “Diva of the band.”
He is a loving single father focused on raising his little daughter Luna, who suffers from autism. Her grandmother met her granddaughter and they spent several moments as a family.
4. Jenicka López
Jenicka López is the fourth daughter of Jenni Rivera. She decided to move away from music to become a “plus size” model, becoming the queen of the catwalks.
The young woman adores the world of fashion and beauty, in addition to producing on these topics on her social networks in English and Spanish.
Although she has received criticism because some say that everything achieved is thanks to her surname, she struggles to prove otherwise.
5. Juan Ángel López (Johnny)
Johnny is the last of Jenni Rivera’s children. To date, he stays away from the entertainment world, although he has acknowledged that he would like to venture into music and follow in the footsteps of his mother and older brothers.
He is an admirer of the career of his sisters, especially Chiquis, so he does not hesitate to publish about them on his social networks.
The young man was the one who made it known that he and his brothers would have distrusted the way in which his aunt Rosie Rivera managed the company for almost a decade.