Mayeli Alonso: A Glimpse into the Life of Lupillo Rivera’s Ex-Wife

Mayeli Alonso is the ex-wife of Lupillo Rivera, a Grammy Award-winning American singer and songwriter. Alonso rose to fame because of her relationship with Lupillo whose older sister was the late singer and actress Jenni Rivera.

Lupillo Rivera’s ex-wife, who was born on December 1, 1984, making her 39 years old, has also gained fame as a social media influencer, reality TV star, entrepreneur, and make-up artist.

Summary of Mayeli Alonso’s Bio

  • Full name: Mayeli Alonso,
  • Nickname: Mayeli
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of birth: December 1, 1984
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Age: 39 years old
  • Ethnicity: Spaniard
  • Nationality: Mexican 
  • Zodiac Sign:  Sagittarius
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Marital Status: divorced
  • Mayeli Alonso’s ex-husband: Lupillo Rivera
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Children: Lupita Karizma Rivers and Lahey
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Parents: Mario Alonso Ibarra and Mrs Alonso,
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 4 inches
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Weight: 54kg
  • Body measurements in centimeters: 163cm
  • Mayeli Alonso’s Net worth: $500,000
  • Famous for: ex-wife of Lupillo Rivera, social media influencer, Makeup artist, reality TV star.
  • Instagram:@mayelualonsoofical
  • Twitter:@ Mayeli club
  • Facebook: @ Mayeli Rivera

How Old is Mayeli Alonso?

Mayeli Alonso is 39 years old in 2024. The make-up mogul was born on the 1st of December, 1984, in Chihuahua, Mexico. With her birthday and birth month, Mayeli Alonso’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She is of Mexican nationality and is Spanish by ethnicity.

Growing up, young Mayeli Alonso was raised in her hometown in Mexico where she grew up under the care of her doting parents. The names of her parents are Mario Alonso Ibarra and Mrs Alonso. But be that as it may, the details of her siblings (whether or not she has any) are not known to the public.

As regards her education, Lupillo Rivera’s ex-wife has not disclosed details of her education to the public, and as such, we could not verify the names of schools she attended, the cources she studied, what her days in school were like, or even her educational accomplishments.

When and How Did Mayeli and Lupillo Meet?

Mayeli Alonso rose to fame for being the ex-wife of Lupillo Rivera. Lupillo Rivera, known fully as Guadalupe Rivera Saavedra, is a famous Mexican singer and songwriter. The Grammy Award winner has been in the music industry since 1995.

Mayeli Alonso: A Glimpse into the Life of Lupillo Rivera's Ex-Wife
image source – Mayeli and Lupillo

Mayeli and Lupillo first met at Lupillo’s concert in Chihuahua, Mexico, in March 2003. It was love at first sight as Mayeli described him as the most handsome man she had ever seen. They instantly connected and started a romantic relationship which snowballed into marriage. Some sources claim that the Mexican singer was still married to his first wife Maria Gorola when they started dating. However, in 2016, the lovebirds tied the knot in Garden Grove, California.

Their union has been blessed with two beautiful children. Their first daughter, Lupita Karizma Rivera, was born in August 2004 and a son, L’Rey, was born in August 2008. Their kids have six step-siblings from their father’s previous marriage with his first wife, Maria Gorola.

What Happened to Mayeli Alonso and Lullip Rivera’s Marriage?

After 12 years of staying married and producing two lovely kids, the duo decided to go their separate ways. Lupillo and Mayeli filed for divorce in 2018 and finalized the process in 2019. Reasons for their divorce as cited by the court on grounds of irreconcilable differences and financial disagreements as the main reason for their breakup.

However, rumors have it that Mayeli cheated on Lupillo which she vehemently denies and threatened to sue anyone who tainted her name with such reports. The couple however didn’t remain friends after their divorce as Mayeli became the sole financial family supporter. The celebrity ex-wife had signed a prenuptial agreement when they got married, which stated that she would not get anything after the divorce. This also put a strain on their relationship.

Mayeli is however doing so well for herself since the divorce as she has moved on nicely and is giving love a chance again. In 2018, the Instagram star started dating Mexican singer-songwriter Jesus Mendoza and even got engaged to be married. However, the relationship met some challenges along the way and the marriage didn’t pull through. Currently, she is in a relationship with Andy Ruiz, who is a professional boxer.

What Does Mayeli Alonso Do for a Living?

Away from being a celebrity ex-wife, Mayeli Alonso has built a successful career for herself in diverse careers. She is a social media influencer, reality television star, entrepreneur, and makeup artist. She started off her career in 2014 when she ventured into the beauty and make-up business.

She came up with her make-up brand named Drama Queen Make-up. Her beauty brand sells multiple beauty products, including multi-colored eyeshadow and lipstick. Her brand also has an extension named Drama Queen Make-up Academy in California and an Evolution fitness store that sells fitness-related products.

Additionally, Mayeli is the CEO of an online eyelash retailer named Town of Lashes. She also runs another digital money-making project on her blog called Pink Fashionista. The beauty expert is a social media celebrity with over 1.2 million followers on Instagram and over 160k subscribers on YouTube. She endorses products and promotes her businesses through her social media platform as well.

Mayeli Alonso is also a reality television star. In 2015, she made an appearance in the third season of the reality TV show Rica Famosa Latina alongside her sister-in-law, Rosie Rivera.

Maveli Alonso’s Net Worth

Mayeli Alonso has an estimated net worth of over $500,000. Her income stems mainly from her beauty and make-up brand. She amassed wealth from her social media activities, including her endorsement deals and digital marketing.

Frequently Asked Questions on Mayeli Alonso

Who is Mayeli Alonso?

Mayeli Alonso is a make-up mogul, reality TV star, and social media influencer also known as the ex-wife of singer Lupillo Rivera.

How many kids does Lupillo Rivera have with Mayeli Alonso?

Lupillo Rivera and Mayeli Alonso share two kids – a daughter named Lupita Karizma and a son whose name is L’Rey.

What happened to Lupillo and his wife?

Lupillo and his wife Mayeli got divorced after 12 years of marriage on grounds of irreconcilable differences and financial disagreement.

Chidiebube has been writing and editing articles on movies, entertainment and other juicy things for several years. When he is not writing, he spends time outdoors, lost in the beauty of nature or simply travelling around the world. Thank goodness he can do the later with any internet-enabled device


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