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Tragic news strikes the Latin-American showbiz circle today as Mexican-American superstar Jenni Rivera was presumed dead after the plane she took went missing 10 minutes after its take-off.
Authorities confirmed that they have not seen any survivors in the discovered plane wreckage, that led to the conclusion of Rivera’s death although according to reports, the aircraft and passengers have yet to be identified.
The news has quickly spread and celebs have posted their condolences on their Twitter accounts and pay tribute to Rivera. Among them are fellow Latin celebs Ricky Martin, Mario Lopez, Pitbull, Alfredo Flores, Raquel Cordova, Gloria Estefan, Thalia, Jennifer Lopez, Russell Simmons and more.
Rivera was popular for songs such as De Contrabando and La Gran Senora. Known as the "Diva de la Banda", she won two Billboard Mexican Music Awards namely Female Artist of the Year and Banda Album of the Year for Joyas Prestadas: Banda. She has been nominated many times by Billboard as well.