Lucho Brieva

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Musician and Artist
Thu Aug 03 2023
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Relationship Timeline Of Lucho Brieva

Ex-wife : Chrissie Hynde
Lucho Brieva married Chrissie Hynde in 1993 and divorced in 2003.

Lucho Brieva is a musician, artist, and sculptor from Colombia. Though Brieva has established his name as an artist and musician, Lucho is best known as the ex-husband of Chrissie Hynde. Yes, the same Chrissie as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the band The Pretenders.

Yes, Lucho gained recognition as the husband of Hynde. But his fame heightened after he married another famous personality, Gina Bellman. Brieva married the actress who portrayed the character of Jane Christie on the 2000 hit sitcom Coupling.

Lucho Brieva: Married Life With Chrissie Hynde

Lucho Brieva became famous after his marriage to the rock musician Chrissie Hynde. According to sources, Lucho and Chrissie got together in 1996. After being together for one year, the couple decided to tie their know on 10 July 1997

Lucho Brieva and Chrissie Hynde.
Lucho Brieva and Chrissie Hynde. Source: Facebook

Though Hynde and Brieva did not provide information about their love life, they seemed happy. However, the marriage did not last, and the couple divorced.

After five years of marriage, Lucho and Chrissie decided to go their separate ways in 2002. Brieva and his ex-wife finalized their divorce in 2003. But the reason for the divorce was also not specified by either of the parties.

Brief Bio Of Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Ellen Hynde is a composer and an actress who was the founding member of the band The Pretender. She was born on September 7 and July 10, 1951. She is an American musician who hails from Akron, Ohio. 

Lucho Brieva's ex-wife, Chrissie Hynde, promoting her gig. Source: Instagram

Chrissie united with bassist Pete Farndon after she was advised to form her band by Dave Hill, the owner of Real Records. And after collecting a few other musicians, they created The Pretenders.

The band's first single was Stop Your Sobbing, released in January 1979 and got in the top 30 in the UK. After that, the band became famous and released many popular songs like Kid and Brass in Pocket.

Lucho Brieva's Second Marriage With Gina Bellman

After Lucho Brieva got divorced from Chrissie Hynde, he met Gina Bellman. After being together for a while, Lucho and Gina decided to exchange rings in July 2005.

The news did not get as much recognition as when he married Chrissie. Yet he still gathered the attention of the fans of Bellman.

A picture of Gina Bellman
Lucho Brieva's second wife Gina Bellman. Source: Tuko

Just like Lucho's last marriage, this marriage did not last either. After being married for just two years, the couple decided to part ways.

Lucho and Gina got divorced in 2007. According to sources, divorces happen due to personal differences and reasons.

Lucho Brieva's First Wife, Chrissie Hynde, Caught Up in Kent State Massacre

It was shocking when Chrissie Hynde revealed that she was also caught up in the Kent State Massacre. As a student of Kent State University, Chrissie was in the crowd targeted by the Ohio National Guard; 

The tragic incident occurred on May 4, 1970. Four were killed and nine were injured in the Kent State Massacre.

Chrissie Hynde performing
Chrissie Hynde performing. Source: Cleveland

Fortunately, the band leader, Chrissie, got out of this unharmed. Though she collapsed, Hynde was helped by her friends. 

Sadly one of Chrissie's friend's boyfriend named, Jeff Miller, was one of the four to die from getting shot. In her book Reckless, she wrote about this incident, 

"I heard the 'tatatatatatatatatat' sound. I thought it was fireworks."  

Did Lucho Brieva Remarry After Two Divorces?

After Lucho Brieva's divorce from Gina, there have been no reports of Lucho getting married again. However, there's no saying that Brieva has not married yet. 

After Lucho's split from his second marriage, he has been living out of the media's attention. No updates about his whereabouts and activities. However, that's not the same for Lucho's two infamous celebrity wives.

Just like Lucho, his ex-wife, Chrissie, has been single since the divorce. And she is reportedly residing in London. And his second wife, Gina, married Zaab Sethna in 2013 and has been leading a happy marital life ever since.

Net Worth of Lucho Brieva

Lucho Brieva is a personality with a well-established career as an artist, musician, and sculptor. So, it's guessable that Lucho has earned a fair share of money with the help of his numerous talents.

Lucho Brieva and Phil Manzanera.
Lucho Brieva and Phil Manzanera. Source: hypergallery

The net worth of the musician, artist, and sculptor Lucho Brieva is estimated to be over $500 thousand, the same as the actress Leslie Stefanson

Lucho's ex-wife Chrissie is a renowned singer who is the lead singer of the band The Pretenders, with an estimated net worth of over $15 million. Along with that, his second wife, Gina Bellman, is a famous actress who has an estimated net worth of over $3 million.

Does Lucho Brieva Use Social Media?

No, it seems that Lucho Brieva does not use any social media platform. However, his ex-wife, Chrissie Hynde, is available on both Instagram and Twitter, while Gina Bellman is available on Twitter.

On Instagram, Chrissie has her account under the username @chrissiehyndemusic for her music, with over 45.1k followers. Similarly, she is available on Twitter under the username @ChrissieHynde and has over 39.7k followers.

And Gina is available on Twitter with the username @Ginabellman with over 66k followers.

Career Highlights

The musician Lucho Brieva advanced his techniques, skills, and knowledge after coming to the United Kingdom. According to the hyper gallery, Lucho came to London back in 2003 to finish his training as an architect. And ever since then, he has been living in the United Kingdom.

After Lucho's divorce from Chrissie, he reunited with Phil Manzanera as partners after having worked together on their project of the Spanish version of Complicada. Then along with Phil, Lucho started developing music and released their first album, Corroncho.

Though he mainly focuses on music and architecture, his interests have also expanded to interior design and lighting.

Lucho Brieva: Early Life And Education

Unfortunately, there is no information available on the early life of Lucho Brieva. Though he may be known as Chrissie's and Gina's ex-husband, he does not have much prominence in the industry, and thus, his early background has not yet been revealed.

Moreover, the educational qualifications of Lucho are also not available. Though some sources claim that he completed his education in a private college in his hometown, it is still not verified by him.

Lucho & Phil's First Album, Corroncho

Lucho Brieva met Phil Mandareza after his divorce from his first wife, Chrissie. Then, both Latin men joined hands and started making their music. And their first album came out to be Corroncho.

Corroncho album was an album of songs that depicted the story of both men; their experiences, journey, and everything. After the release of their first album Corroncho, they decided to make a second album, Corroncho 2.


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