Selena Gomez has gone from Disney princess to dream queen. Between taking the music world by a storm and her acting career, Selena has proved again and again that she is a multi-talented superstar. And on top of that she gives us major squad envy being BFFs with Gigi Hadid and Taylor Swift.
Here are 10 things you didn’t know about Selena Gomez
On her friendship with Demi Lovato
The two met at a Barney audition while colouring in line and went on to film a YouTube show called “The Demi and Selena Show“. The two had a falling out when Demi was going through a rough time but have since become friends again.
On her first kiss
Surprise! It wasn’t with Justin Bieber. Selena had her first kiss with Dylan Sprouse on the Disney show “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody”.
On her favorite movies
She’s been obsessed with horror films since her dad took her to see “Seed of Chucky” when she was nine.
On her family
Selena’s mother was 16 when she had her, and then raised her as a single mother. Selena is an only child.
On what she’d like to invent
Selena has said she’d like to invent pickle flavored gum. Would you buy it?
On how Bieber asked her out
It was less fairytale and more awkward. Justin’s manager called Selena’s manager to set up a date. But Selena’s manager at the time was also her mom… that’s awkward.
On the wedding Justin and Selena crashed
When the pair were still together they crashed a wedding and took selfies with the bride and groom. We’re still hoping that one day they’ll be taking selfies at their own wedding.
On her ex-bf
Justin Bieber isn’t the only man in Selena’s past. She used to be involved with Nick Jonas and even appeared in his band’s music video for “Burnin’ Up”.
On being bullied
Selena used to be bullied a lot in elementary and middle school but she didn’t let it get her down, saying “It makes you a stronger person to turn your cheek and go the other way.”
On her first concert
She went to see Britney Spears perform live. Selena said, “I just remember it being the highlight of my life! I felt like I was on cloud nine!”