JENNI RIVERA (Maria Tonorio) a Mexican-American singer/songwriter raised in Long Beach, who has sold over 20 million albums worldwide. Rivera was nominated at the 2003, 2008 Latin Grammys. A successful Regional-Mexican artist and entrepreneur, including Divina Realty, Divina Cosmetics, Jenni Rivera Fragrance, Jenni Jeans, Divine Music and the Jenni Rivera Love Foundation.
Jenni Rivera became the first female Banda artist to sell-out a concert at the world famous Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA and most recently became the first artist up-to-date to sell-out two back-to-back nights at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California on August 6, 2010 and August 7, 2010. On August 6, 2010, Jenni Rivera was named spokeswoman for the National Coalition against battered women and domestic violence in Los Angeles.
A proclamation was given "officially naming" August 6 "Jenni Rivera Day" by the LA City Council for all her charity work and involvement in the community. Jenni Rivera was also the producer to her older daugher's (Janney Marin) reality TV show on the cable network MUN2, "Chiquis & Raq-C", and is all around the world, and now stars in her sequel/spin-off show called I Love Jenni. Filly Brown is Jenni's film debut.