Mexican American singer Jenni Rivera is dead after a plane carrying the star musician went down in northern Mexico on Sunday. Investigators combed through the wreckage of the Learjet carrying Jenni Rivera and her entourage on Monday looking for clues to what caused the crash. The singer’s identification was found at the scene of the crash, confirming her family’s belief she was on board the plane. Authorities say there were no survivors of the horrific accident, which left the aircraft smashed into unrecognizable pieces.
Jenni Rivera sold over 15 million records and was the winner of Female Artist of the Year and Banda Album of the year from the Billboard Mexican Music Awards for Joyas prestadas: Banda. She was also been repeatedly nominated for the Latin Grammys.