In , she earned a record-breaking eleven Billboard Award nominations, becoming the first female regional Mexican performer to be so honored. Now I am among the beautiful lights, but when I was alone, it was God who took care of me. El Farallon was where you went to hang out with your friends and get lost in the music, forgetting everything else for just a few hours. Most important, it was where many regional Mexican singers launched their careers. My father had done business with the owner of El Farallon, Emilio Franco.

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She went through many things in her life including: an 8 year abusive relationship, rape, and suicide attempts. She fought through everything and everyone, including herself, and she ended up becoming in my opinion the most famous and known banda singer.

However, she passed away in December of due to a tragic plane crash. This book is her legacy. The main conflict begins where she starts to get hate because no woman has ever done banda and corridos. I was in Unbreakable: My Story, My Way Jenni Rivera is a strong woman who faces a lot of difficult decisions in to the music industry cause she is a girl and raising kids as a single mother. I was disappointed when i got to the end to hear that she died someone that talented should have not left the world yet but but god puts us here for a reason he is the only one that chooses when are life is over and we did our duty here.

Some areas that were particularly strong in the book where the ones about the guys shes been with and how they were to her and the things that happend to her sister and her daughter the fact thats he wrote about just makes me see that she is a strong woman. This book is about a Mexican American singer named Jenni Rivera who spoke before she died in a tragic plane accident. Jenni Rivera passed away on December 9,!

Jenni Rivera was one of the most the acclaimed Spanish language singers in the United States and sold more than 15 million records worldwide. Both her parents came to the United states illegally she was the first one to be born and raised in Long Beach California. She had 2 older brother and a younger sister and brother.

Jenni Rivera start her book by talking about a tragical moment in her life when she got raped on the back of a vehicle after working and dropping of her sister and brother at their homes. The man who raped her was one of her husband enemies.

At the time that the rapping occurred her husband was serving 7 month in prison for smuggling immigrants. After getting raped over and over the man slammed her onto the sidewalk.

I really enjoy reading my book. It is shocking to find out how strong this woman was by not giving up on life after being raped. I Chose to read this book because Jenni Rivera is one of my most favorite artist and I wanted to read more about her life. You will find out so much and find out thing your would be really shocked about.


Jenni Rivera

A New York Times bestseller, this is the official biography from the beloved Mexican-American singer who lost her life in a tragic plane crash. Perhaps trying to move away from my problems and focus on the positive is the best I can do. I am a woman like any other, and ugly things happen to me like any other woman. The number of times I have fallen down is the number of times I have gotten up. However, they are not the final words that La Diva de la Banda had for the world.


Unbreakable: My Story, My Way

I had too much promise. At that time and still today, the genre known as regional Mexican music was and is dominated by men. In a interview with Billboard magazine, she stated, "It was hard knocking on those doors to get my music played. One radio programmer in L. She also said, "The song blew up. People became interested.




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