Marília Mendonça, one of Brazil’s most popular singers, has died in a plane crash know all about her in this article as like her Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Age, Instagram and Fatal Plane Crash
Marília Mendonça, one of Brazil’s most popular singers, has died in a plane crash on her way to a concert.The 26-year-old’s press office confirmed her death in a statement, and said four other passengers on the flight also died.
Their plane crashed between Mendonça’s hometown Goiania and Caratinga, a small city in Minas Gerais state located north of Rio de Janeiro.Minas Gerais state’s civil police also confirmed Mendonça’s death, without providing details about the cause of the accident, which occurred shortly before the plane was due to land.
Who was Marília Mendonça
Marília Dias Mendonça was a Brazilian singer and songwriter.Mendonça launched her career as a singer in January 2014, through her first namesake EP.In June 2015, the song “Impasse” was released, the singer’s first single which featured the participation of the duo Henrique & Juliano. In March 2016, Mendonça released her first album entitled Marília Mendonça: Ao Vivo which featured as singles the songs “Sentimento Louco” and “Infiel” and the participation of duo Henrique & Juliano.
Infiel became the fifth most performed song on radio in Brazil that year, making the singer gain national recognition. In October, a live acoustic EP named Agora É Que São Elas was released with previous successful tracks and having as a single only with the song “Eu Sei de Cor”.
Marília Mendonça Husband, Was Marília Mendonça Married
In March 2015, Mendonça started dating the businessman Yugnir Ângelo, with whom she became engaged in December 2016. She ended the relationship in August 2017, stating she was too young for such a commitment.After maintaining casual relationships, in May 2019 she revealed she had been in a serious relationship for five months with fellow singer and songwriter Murilo Huff.
The couple got engaged and moved in together.In June the same year, she confirmed that she was pregnant, giving birth to her son Léo, born eight weeks premature, on 16 December 2019, in Goiânia, through normal labour.
Marília Mendonça Net Worth
Marília Dias Mendonça was a Brazilian singer and songwriter has an estimated Net Worth around $1 Million – $2 Million in 2021.
In January 2017, Mendonça released another eponymous EP with four new tracks.In March, her second album was released entitled Realidade, which had singles such as “Amante Não Tem Lar” and “De Quem É A Culpa” and counted again with participation of the duo Henrique & Juliano.In November, she released the single “Transplante” in partnership with duo Bruno & Marrone.In July, Mendonça won the post of the most heard Brazilian artist on YouTube, ranking 13th in the world ranking.
In February 2019, the first volume of the singer’s third live album was released entitled Todos os Cantos whose singles are the songs “Ciumeira”, “Bem Pior Que Eu”, “Todo Mundo Vai Sofrer” and “Supera”.In March, it was announced by the streaming service Spotify, that Mendonça occupies the first place in the TOP 10 of the most heard women in Brazil on the platform. In May, the second volume of the album Todos os Cantos was released.The third volume of the live album was released in August.In 2019, the album won the Latin Grammy Award for Best Sertaneja Music Album.
Marilia Mendonca Fatal Plane Crash
Marilia Mendonca, 26, had taken to Instagram with a happy video minutes before the crash on Friday, documenting her journey on her way to perform at concert in Brazil.The aircraft would eventually plummet to the ground in Minas Gerais.
All five of the plane’s crew and passengers, including the singer – who had a two-year-old son – died.The plane crash-landed at about 3.30pm local time – just 12km from where Marilia was due to perform in the Brazilian city of Caratinga.
Pictures show the wreckage of the plane on the ground with emergency services at the scene.Marilia’s staff initially said she was alive and well after news of the accident emerged. They later confirmed she had died, and that her uncle was among the other four people killed.
The statement read: “With immense regret, we confirm the death of singer Marília Mendonça, her producer Henrique Ribeiro, her uncle and advisor Abicieli Silveira Dias Filho, the pilot and co-pilot of the plane, whose names we will preserve at this time.
“The plane took off from Goiânia bound for Caratinga/MG, where Marília would have a presentation tonight.“At the moment, this is the information we have.”Marilia had uploaded a video on Instagram right before the plane crashed, showing her boarding the plane with her guitar as she asked her followers to tell her the best places to eat in Minas Gerais.
She was also seen enjoying food onboard the aircraft.The video was uploaded about 3pm local time, before the crash-landing happened at 3.30pm.The airplane departed from the midwestern city of Goiania heading to Caratinga, where Marilia had a concert scheduled for later on Friday, according to news website G1.
“Marilia Mendonca leaves behind a legacy for Brazilian regional music and culture. She will certainly not be forgotten,” Brazil’s government said via its culture department.The cause of the crash was not immediately known.