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Selena Marie Gomez(born July 22, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and producer.[1]Born and raised in Texas, Gomez began her career by appearing on the children's television series Barney & Friends(2002–2004). In her teens, she gained wider recognition for her role as AlexRussoon the Emmy Award-winning Disney Channeltelevision series Wizards of Waverly Place(2007–2012).Alongside her television career, Gomez has starred in the films Another Cinderella Story(2008), Princess Protection Program(2009), Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie(2009), Ramona and Beezus(2010), Monte Carlo(2011), Spring Breakers(2012), Getaway(2013), The Fundamentals of Caring(2016), The Dead Don't Die(2019), and A Rainy Day in New York(2019). She also voices the character of Mavis in the Hotel Transylvaniafilm franchise(2012–present), and executive produced the Netflixtelevision series 13 Reasons Why(2017–2020) and Living Undocumented(2019).Gomez released three albums with her former band, Selena Gomez & the Scene: Kiss & Tell(2009), A Year Without Rain(2010), and When the Sun Goes Down(2011), all of which peaked within the top ten on the US Billboard200and attained gold certifications. Additionally, Gomez has released three albums as a solo artist: Stars Dance(2013), Revival(2015), and Rare(2020), all of which debuted atop the Billboard200.[2]She has earned eight top-ten singles on the BillboardHot 100: "Come & Get It", "The Heart Wants What It Wants", "Good for You", "Same Old Love", "Hands to Myself", "We Don't Talk Anymore" with Charlie Puth, "It Ain't Me" with Kygo, and "Lose You to LoveMe", the latter being her first number-one single on the chart.In 2017, Billboardreported that Gomez has sold over 7 million albums and 22 million singles worldwide. Gomez has received various accoladesand was honored as the BillboardWoman of the Yearin 2017. She has a large following on social media, and was at one point the most-followed individual on Instagram. Gomez's other ventures include a makeup line, a clothing line, a handbag line, a fragrance line, and a production company named July Moonhead Productions. She has worked with various charitable organizations and, at age 17, she was appointed as a UNICEFambassador.[3]Contents1Life and careero1.11992–2006: Early life and career beginningso1.22007–2012: Breakthrough with Disney and Selena Gomez & the Sceneo1.32012–2015:Stars Danceand filmso1.42015–2016:Revivaland personal struggleso1.52017–present: Standalone releases,13 Reasons Why, andRare1.5.1Upcoming projects2Artistryo2.1Soundo2.2Influences3Endorsements4Philanthropyo4.1UNICEFo4.2Other charity work5Personal lifeo5.1Religious beliefso5.2Health
o5.3Relationships6Discographyo6.1Solo albumso6.2Selena Gomez & the Scene albums7Concert tourso7.1Solo tourso7.2Selena Gomez & the Scene tours8See also9References10External linksLife and careerSee also: List of awards and nominations received by Selena Gomezand Selena Gomez videography1992–2006: Early life and career beginningsSelena Marie Gomez was born in Grand Prairie, Texas, on July 22, 1992,[4]to Ricardo Joel Gomez[5]and Texas-born[5]former stage actress Amanda Dawn "Mandy" Cornett.

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