Chris Pérez


Chris Perez reunites with Los Kumbia Kings All Starz during Fiesta

In typical Fiesta fashion, there were reunions over the weekend as party crowds and entertainers gathered across the city. One of the meet-ups was between Chris Perez and his former Kumbia Kings All Starz bandmates. The band is led by Selena's older brother A.B. Quintanilla. Perez, who was married to...
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Chris Perez remembers Selena on the anniversary of her death

Twenty-seven years have passed since Selena's tragic murder. But Chris Perez, who was married to the Texas trailblazer at the time of her death, he says her light remains "bright." Perez is marking the poignant date with a thank you to her dedicated fanbase. Selena was killed by her fanclub...
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'Flood gates of memories': Chris Perez reacts to San Antonio's new Tejano station

In February, Alpha Media stunned San Antonio by launching a Tejano station with a strong signal and star-studded DJ list including Jonny Ramirez. After KXTN 107.5 switched to an HD2 format in 2019, local Tejano fans largely relied on streaming services to jam out to the classics. The news of the return of Tejano radio was celebrated by the city for days, and now Chris Perez, one of the musicians who helped make the genre a sound of the 1990s, is sharing his thoughts.

Chris Perez remembers Selena's first-ever Houston Rodeo performance in heartfelt post

While Houstonians saddle up for rodeo season and make their way to NRG Stadium, the Astrodome still sits in its shadow. While unused by the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo since 2002, people still talk about Selena's iconic performances in 1993, 1994, and 1995. Chris Perez, who was married to Selena at the time of her death, is remembering those nights The Queen of Tejano Music performed at the "Eighth Wonder of the World."

Selena Quintanilla’s Widower, Chris Pérez Shares Never Before Seen Photo

Chris Perez, the widower of the late Selena Quintanilla, recently shared a long-lost photo of the fallen Tejano Queen. The couple eloped in 1992 and were married for three years. The musician took to social media to reveal that his mother surprised him with an image of himself and Selena, one that he hadn’t seen before.

WATCH: Chris Pérez uses his 'Selena y Los Dinos' guitar to save dogs

Chris Perez with Selena Y Los Dinos is using his guitar for good. In a partnership with Peta, Perez is bringing awareness to the dangers of leaving your pets in a hot car. “When I hear about a dog [who] gets left in a car, it’s really upsetting. It’s sad,” Pérez says.

San Antonio rocker Chris Perez stars in national PETA PSA

Chris Perez is amplifying a message from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on the dangers of locking animals in vehicles. The guitarist, who was married to Selena Quintanilla at the time of her death and played in her iconic Tejano band, stars in a public service announcement released on Tuesday, September 28 by PETA reminding people that animals can quickly die of heat stroke. The video shows Perez, who is from San Antonio, demonstrating how he'd use one of his bass guitars to smash a window to save a dog if an emergency arose.