Ricky Vela: Wife, Family, Net Worth, Career, and More!


Ricky Vela is a keyboardist and songwriter for Selena y Los Dinos. Netflix has released the new series ‘Selena. Moreover, on 4th December 2020, her series will launch on Netflix. The characters of the series have performed their roles most stunningly. The series includes all the events that came in Selena’s life.

Ricky Vela

Personal Life and Family

Ricky’s age is approximately almost 60 to 65 times old. Still, his exact age and date of birth aren’t revealed as of now.

Grounded on his current appearance and his associates’ age, Ricky’s current age is estimated to fall in the given range. There’s no information regarding the parents of Ricky.

He noway seems to be talking or mentioning anything about his particular life. Indeed though, he’s said on Wikipedia, like information isn’t available on the web.


  • Real Name: Avri Roel Downey
  • Nick Name: Avri
  • Date of Birth: 4th November 2014
  • Age: 5 years old
  • Profession: Child Actor
  • Famous For: Daughter of Robert Downey and Susan Downey
  • Birthplace/ Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Gender: Female
  • Ethnicity: White Caucasian
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Blonde

Ricky Vela

Professional Career

Who Is Ricky? Ricky is a keyboardist and a songwriter who was a member of the Selena y Los Dinos’. Moreover, Netflix has launched a new and awaited series, Selena. The actors have shown stupendous amusement chops portraying the series character.

In this series, Selena highlights the show failed in real-time and met an unfortunate death in 1995. And after the death of Selena, Ricky ‘s music career came to an end as he wasn’t seen performing subsequently.

Where is he now? Ricky is currently working as a musician in colorful pictures and Television-series.

Likewise, Ricky was a wallflower and a shy boy who had passions for Selena’s aged family, Suzette, which he couldn’t confess. In 1993, Suzette got married to Billy Arriaga. Furthermore, Ricky wrote the song No Me Queda Más in 1994, mentioning his love life.

His keyboard music and song lyrics proved that he has the soul of a musician. Incipiently, Ricky isn’t on Social media spots.

Fellows, Affairs, and Marital Status

Was Ricky in Love With Selena? Ricky wasn’t in love with Selena Quintanilla-Pérez. Still, he was in love with her elder family Suzette Quintanilla. Besides all, it’s mentioned on the Netflix series and by the father of Selena and Suzette, Abraham Quintanilla.

They’ve mentioned in the series that Ricky had a crush on Suzzete, but he couldn’t do anything since she got married to her nut in 1993.

Net Worth

According to the reports, Ricky’s net worth is about 20 million dollars. Since he’s a talented tunesmith and musician of multitudinous stripes, his emotional net worth isn’t surprising at all.

Ricky Vela


Q: What did Ricky Vela do?

After Selena died tragically in 1995, Los Dinos broke up, and Ricky Vela's career in music seems to have ended, since there's no record of him working with another band or going solo. However, Ricky Vela was credited as a composer on ngela Aguilar's rendition of his song No Me Queda Más in 2020.

Q: Is Selena’s Ricky married?

Chris and his wife are now parents to two children. Newsweek says that in 2001, six years after Selena's death, Pérez married Venessa Villanueva.

Q: Did Suzette Quintanilla date Ricky?

Ricky was the one who wrote it. Vela was in love with Suzette Quintanilla, who is Selena's sister. Then he learned that she was already married. This made Vela angry, so he wrote down how he felt.

Anila Shehzadi
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