Have you ever heard of the name A.B. Quintanilla? He is the brother as well as a former band member of the late music icon Selena. He played a significant role in making his sister the “Queen of Tejano music” as a composer, producer, and bass player. However, A.B. was crushed and the band disbanded after the tragic death of his sister at the hands of her biggest fan “Yolanda Saldivar” in 1995.
But, he has managed to build himself a successful career as a songwriter, producer, and musician. In the biographical Netflix show “Selena: The Series”, we can see only A.B’s first wife but actually, he went on to marry four more times. Rickie Leigh Robertson is one of the ex-wives of A.B. who rose to fame after their relationship was exposed. So, let’s get to know more about her personal life, net worth, and presence on social media.
Who is Rikkie Leigh Robertson?
Rikkie Leigh Robertson was born on 14th March 1988 in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. She is of British and Scottish ancestry and her age is 33 years old. Not much is known about her parents and her education qualification as she hasn’t revealed it yet. Her ethnicity is Hispanic and her zodiac sign is Pisces. She is 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm) tall. She has a pair of brown eyes and brunette hair.
She is popularly known as the ex-wife of A.B. Quintanilla, songwriter, and musician. She lives quite a secretive life and has managed to keep her personal information under the wraps from media and the Internet.
Rikkie Leigh Robertson and A.B. Quintanilla dated for a very long time. Finally, they decide to walk down the aisle on 12th November 2011. But unfortunately, their marriage relationship didn’t last long like their dating relationship and decided to get divorced. On 15th July 2016, Quitalla announced after a concert that they were getting divorced. Rikkie revealed that her divorce from her ex-husband A.B. was very ugly.
They were in a marriage relationship for almost 5 years and during this time Rikkie also appeared in some of A.B.’s music videos. Despite being in a relationship for a long time the couple doesn’t have any children together.
However, A.B. Quintanilla has children from his previous relationships. He has eight children with his first wife Vangie including a son Svani and a daughter Martika. He had five more sons and a daughter between 2002 and 2007 and he has a granddaughter as well.
However, after the divorce was finalized she began dating David Gonzales. She is now married to David as they decided to walk down the aisle on 23rd February 2020. It is revealed that David had proposed to her and to which Rikkie gladly accepted.
Now, the couple resides in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. Her husband is a photographer and if we go through his Instagram posts then we can see that she used to model for her husband. And when she is not modeling, she works as a receptionist at a law firm in Corpus Christi and is represented by The Blanco Agency.
Net Worth and her presence on social media
It is estimated that her net worth is around USD 1 million as of 2021. She is able to earn such large amounts of money as a model, actress, host, and spokesperson. It is also revealed that she earns between USD 22-210 thousand per year as a model. Not only that she has received a large sum of money from her ex-husband A.B. as part of the divorce settlement.
She is also quite active on various social media like Instagram and Facebook and she is currently trying to break into that modeling industry. On her Instagram account, she has over a thousand posts and 22K followers. She has her own YouTube channel as well where she has over 16.2 k subscribers and the most popular video that she posted on her YouTube channel is titled “Jennifer Lopez y los Dinos | Selena Tribute” which has over 1.4 million views.
You can click the link below to go to her respective social media handles.
YouTube: Rikkie Leigh
Talking about her ex-husband A.B, his net worth is about USD 5 million. He is able to earn such a huge amount of money through his work as a songwriter and musician. He has worked on various mega-hit singles for his sister such as “Como la Flor”, “Amor Prohibido”, and “No Me Queda Más”. Some of the albums that he collaborated with his iconic sister are “Mis Primeras Grabaciones”, “Entre a Mi Mundo”, and “Dreaming of You”.