Abraham Isaac Quintanilla III, well known as AB Quintanilla, is a Mexican-American singer, songwriter, producer, and musician. A. B. was a member of the band Selena y Los Dinos and the brother of Selena Quintanilla-Perez. He played bass guitar, produced, and composed songs for Selena that became hit singles such as “Como la Flor,” “Amor Prohibido,” and “No Me Queda Más.”
After his sister’s death, he continued to produce music under her name. In 1997, he won a Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album for “Abriendo Puertas”. He has also won several Latin Grammy Awards.
AB Quintanilla Age, Parents, Siblings, Family
AB Quintanilla is 59 years old, born in Toppenish, Washington on December 13, 1963. He is the oldest child of Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Quintanilla. His sister, Selena Quintanilla was born two years before him. When he was five years old, his family moved to Lake Jackson, Texas. He has two younger siblings: Suzette Quintanilla and Selena Quintanilla.
AB started playing the bass guitar when he was nine years old. In high school, he formed a band called Los Dinos with his sister Selena and some of her friends. The band became very successful and toured throughout the United States and Mexico.
After Selena Quintanilla’s death in 1995, AB Quintanilla continued to produce music under her name. In 1997, he won a Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album for “Abriendo Puertas”. He has also won several Latin Grammy Awards.
AB Quintanilla is a very successful musician and producer. He has worked with many famous artists, including Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin, and Gloria Estefan.
Who’s AB Quintanilla Wife, Kids (Personal life)
Quintanilla has eight children, including a son Savani Quintanilla, born in 1991, and a daughter Martika, born in 1989 with his first wife Vangie. Quintanilla also has five other sons and one daughter who were born between 2002 and 2007. He also has one grandchild.
On November 12, 2011, he married his longtime partner Rikkie Leigh Robertson. On July 5, 2016, after a show, he revealed that he was getting divorced from his wife. They have no children together.
On September 16, 2019, AB Quintanilla married Anjelah Quintanilla, an Argentinian woman in Las Vegas.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many kids does AB Quintanilla have?
AB Quintanilla has eight children including Savani Quintanilla and Giani Quintanilla.
A.B. Quintanilla III: Education, School/College University
Talking about his education, there are no details available about Quintanilla’s educational background at present.
Quintanilla has garnered one Grammy Award nomination.
A.B. Quintanilla Net Worth, Income, Salary
Quintanilla has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $5 million at present.
A.B. Quintanilla III: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal
Quintanilla became part of a controversy after he was arrested during a scheduled hearing on August 17, 2017. Additionally, he also had a controversy with member Cruz Martínez of the band ‘Kumbia Kings.’ At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.
A.B. Quintanilla III’s Height, Weight, Body Size
Talking about his body measurement, Quintanilla’s height is 5 feet 7 inches, and weighs 75 kg. His hair color and eye color is dark brown.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Quintanilla is active over social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 78k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has over 200k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 1M followers.