A few people get overnight fame and are thrust into the spotlight because of the people with whom they are acquainted. It might be celebrities’ friends or family. Today, we will be diving into the life of another well-known figure, model Rikkie Leigh Robertson. Although she is a stunning model, she rose to prominence as the ex-wife of A.B. Quintanilla, a talented record producer, and musician. A.B. Quintanilla is the older brother of late music icon Selena Quintanilla, the queen of Tejano music. He has a slew of Latin Grammy and Latin Billboard Music Awards under his belt.
Apart from her marriage and divorce from A.B. Quintanilla, Rikkie prefers to keep a low profile and stay off the radar of the media. She was born in the United States on March 14, 1988, in Corpus Christi. Her ancestors are British and Scottish. Her educational background, including which school or college she attended, is unknown. She is an American citizen who belongs to the Hispanic ethnicity. The Blanco Agency represents Rikkie Leigh Robertson. The 5 feet 9-inch model, who is 33 years old and has brunette hair and brown eyes, is difficult to look away from. She is also an avid dog lover.
Rikkie Leigh Robertson Net Worth
As a model, actress, spokesperson, and host, Rikkie Leigh Robertson’s net worth is $1 million as of 2021. She earns between $22,000 and $210,000 per year as a model. Aside from that, she received a fairly large sum from her ex-husband as part of the divorce settlement. Rikkie is said to be living a comfortable life, according to some sources. She is attempting to break into the modeling industry. She works as an Instagram influencer to supplement her income, despite not being very active on social media. Rikkie also has a self-titled YouTube channel.
Her ex-husband, A.B. Quintanilla, is worth $5 million, according to his net worth. His fortune stems from his work as a songwriter and musician. For his late sister Selena, he used to play guitar and write songs. A.B. worked on mega-hit singles for his sister, including ‘Como la Flor,’ ‘Amor Prohibido,’ and ‘No Me Queda Más.’Quintanilla also collaborated with Selena on several albums, including ‘Mis Primeras Grabaciones,’ ‘Entre a Mi Mundo,’ and ‘Dreaming of You.’
Rikkie, his then-wife, also appeared on the single “Solo” from the album “Blanco y negro” in late 2012.
Rikkie Leigh Robertson Personal Life
Rikkie Leigh Robertson and A.B. Quintanilla dated for a long time before marrying on November 12, 2011. Their dating relationship lasted a long time, but their marriage was short-lived. Quintanilla announced after a concert on July 15, 2016, that he and his wife were getting divorced. Rikkie went on to say that her divorce from her ex-husband A.B was “Very Ugly.” There are no children between the two of them.
Even though A.B. Quintanilla’s marriage to Rikkie Leigh Robertson resulted in no children, he did have children from other relationships. With his first wife, Vangie, he has eight children, including a son Svani and a daughter Martika.
In addition, between 2002 and 2007, A. B. Quintanilla had five more sons and one daughter. He has a granddaughter as well.
After her divorce from A.B. Quintanilla was finalized, she began dating David Gonzales, her current husband. Both married on February 23, 2020, after Rikkie announced that David had proposed to her, and she had accepted.
Rikkie and her photographer husband currently reside in Corpus Christi, Texas. As evidenced by David’s Instagram posts, she used to model for her husband. Rikkie works as a receptionist at a law firm in Corpus Christi when she is not modeling. She is represented by The Blanco Agency.
Rikkie Leigh Robertson is a 33-year-old model and actress from the United States. She is the ex-wife of A.B. Quintanilla, a songwriter, and musician. She currently resides in Corpus Christi, Texas, with her husband, David Gonzales. She wants to make it big in the modeling industry, so we hope her hard work pays off and she gets more modeling projects.