Ricky Vela, N/A
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Ricky Vela is an American Musician and songwriter. Ricky Vela is popular as the keyboardist for the band Selena y Los Dinos.

Early Life of Ricky Vela

Ricky Vela was born in Corpus Christi, Texas USA. His birth name is Ricardo Vela. Although he is popular for his work and skills as a musician, there is not much information about his childhood background. Similarly, the is no further information about his family. He belongs to the American nationality and Mexican ethnicity.

Moreover, growing up he had a great interest in music, and therefore, he ended up making a career out of his interest. Although we don’t know much about his family, it is sure that he was born into a supportive family, who could understand his interest and support throughout.

Educational Background

Discussing the educational background of musician Ricky Vela, there is no information or details about it. Although, according to some sources he went to a local high school. After his high school graduation, he went towards the journey of his interest i.e. to practice and make music. Similarly, he learned to play various musical instruments while in high school. After high school, he went to achieve a bachelor’s degree in US state University. Therefore, music was always his priority and he focused it on most during his schooling as well.

Professional Life and Achivements

Reflecting upon the professional Life of fellow singer Ricky Vela, he is a songwriter and musician. He is a talented American singer, songwriter, and musician. He has released various songs and most of them are hit. On the discussion of his songs, in 1986, he released a song named Dame Un Desco, Soy Amiga, and Dame Tu Amor. These songs become a hit and got successful. With the success of release songs, he keeps on releasing songs. Likewise, in the year 1987, he released the song and also wrote the song Cuando Despierto. In 1987, he releases various songs namely, Tu no Sabes, Ven a Verme, and many more.

Moreover, the journey of writing songs and releasing them was all on and as a result, the singer also released a few songs in 1988 as well. The songs are “Come Te Quiero/Yo A Ti”, “Como Quisisera”, “Carino Mio”, “Quisiera Darte”. In the year 1990, the singer released one album named “Tengo Ganas De Llorar”. Likewise, in the year 1992, he again published three albums namely, “Si La Quieres”, “Yo Te Sigo Queriendo”, and “Las Cadenas”. He kept on releasing albums and they were all hit. Following the processing of sharing and releasing the albums, he release three albums in 1993 as well.


Additionally, he has worked as a composer on several movies and television shows. Similarly, Vela appears as himself in the 1997 film Selena. He is portrayed in the 2020 Netflix television show Selena: The Series by Hunter Reese Pena. Also, he has been nominated for seven awards and won two awards

Personal Life of Ricky Vela

There is no knowledge about the relationship status of Ricky Vela. He has not revealed anything linked with relationships and love life. However, in the NetFlix show, it is shown that Vela had fallen in love with Selena’s sister, Suzette Quintanilla. Sadly, after finding out that she was married he was hurt. Therefore, we are not sure of his relationship status as the singer himself has not shared anything yet.

Social Media and Net worth

Ricky Vela is adored and is loved by many. However, the musician is not active on any social media platforms. He has a pretty decent number of fan followings in the music world.

Similarly, the musician lives a pretty decent life. Thanks to the sources of income i.e through the musical career. Likewise, he has a net worth of $2 million.

Body Measurements

Ricky Vela has an amazing personality and seems a friendly person. He has a pair of brown eyes with grey hair. When it comes to the information about his body measurements of him, there is none.  However, all we can say is he aged fine like a bottle of wine.

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