Selena Marie Gomez (Dallas, Texas, July 22, 1992) is an American singer, actress, songwriter, dancer, fashion designer and philanthropist North americana.7 As an actress, debuted in the children's series Barney and Friends, in the early 2000s. But his most famous character is Alex Russo in the Emmy Award winning series, Wizards of Waverly Place, 8 displayed by Disney Channel.9. She formed her band Selena Gomez & The Scene after signing a contract with Hollywood Records in 2008; they released the studio album Kiss & Tell (2009), A Year Without Rain (2010) and When the Sun Goes Down (2011), before splitting in 2012.
In the film industry, was in Ramona & Beezus (2010), Monte Carlo (2011), and lent his voice to the animated Hotel Transylvania (2012). But it was with Spring Breakers (2013), she embraced a public image more and more mature. Selena went on a solo career and her debut album, Stars Dance (2013), debuted at the Billboard 200, the flagship of the album, Come & Get It reached to 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. Gomez launched hits collection, For You (2014), to terminate your contract with Hollywood Records, the flagship of the album, The Heart Wants What It Wants, reached 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. She subsequently signed with the Interscope Records to work on their second album solo.10.
Besides entertainment, Gomez ventured into other ventures. She has worked for charitable causes, and most notably worked with UNICEF for several years. In the fall of 2010, Gomez launched her line Dream Out Loud clothing by K-Mart. In 2011, she released her self-titled perfume. Since the beginning of his musical career, Selena has sold about 5.2 million albums and 21.1 million singles.