Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Mexico

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List of Mexico bands, listed by their level of fame. This Mexico musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Mexico bands are included, as well as many Mexico musicians of underground status. This list of Mexico musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Mexico bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Bands on this list include Carlos Santana and Lucero.

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Carlos Santana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Blues-rock, Chicano rock, Pop music Carlos Santana audio is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American ...more

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Lucero is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Duranguense, Pop music, Folk music Lucero León is an actress.

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Paulina Rubio is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Synthpop, Chicano rock, Pop music Paulina Susana Rubio Rue is a Mexican singer, actress, television music competition judge, hostess, model and businesswoman. She is known in Mexico and Ibero-America as an original member of the ...more

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Thalía is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Banda music, Adult contemporary music, Mexican cumbia Ariadna Thalia Sodi Miranda, known mononymously as Thalía, is a Mexican singer, published author, actress and entrepreneur, who has sung in various languages including Spanish, English, ...more

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Dino Cazares is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Deathcore, Industrial metal, Groove metal Dino Cazares, born in El Centro, California, is a Mexican-American musician, known for being co-founder and guitarist for industrial metal group Fear Factory. He also plays in the metal bands ...more

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Rodrigo y Gabriela is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Rock music, Flamenco, Folk rock Rodrigo y Gabriela are a Mexican acoustic guitar duo whose music is influenced by a number of genres including nuevo flamenco, rock, and heavy metal. The duo's recordings consist largely of ...more

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Maya Jupiter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Hip hop music, Salsa music, Rhythm and blues Melissha Martinez, better known by her stage name Maya Jupiter, is a Mexican–Australian rapper and radio personality. She released her debut album, Today, in 2003. She was a member of hip-hop ...more

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Hocico is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Hardstyle, Electro-industrial, Electronic music Hocico is a Mexican aggrotech band.

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Reik is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Latin pop Reik is a Latin Grammy-winning Mexican band from Mexicali, Baja California formed by Jesús Alberto Navarro Rosas, Julio Ramírez Eguía, and Gilberto Marín Espinoza. ...more

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Mexican Institute of Sound is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Electro, Electronic music, Alternative dance “Mexico City office worker and beat painter Camilo Lara mixes traditional Latin music, including Colombian cumbia and Cuban Chacha, into his dubby electronics bubblescapes…..MIS goes for a ...more

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Belinda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Synthpop, Pop music, Latin American music Belinda Peregrín Schüll, known mononymously as Belinda is Spanish-born Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She started her career as child actor at the age of 10 when she was cast ...more

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José José is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero José Rómulo Sosa Ortiz, known by his stage name José José, is a Mexican singer, musician and occasional actor. Born and raised in Mexico City into a family of ...more

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Dulce María is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Rock music, Latin pop Dulce María Espinosa Saviñón is a Mexican actress and singer-songwriter. She's been part of several music projects, most notably pop group RBD from 2004 to 2009, which ...more

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Maite Perroni is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Latin American music Maite Perroni Beorlegui is a Mexican actress, model and singer/songwriter, who is best known for starring in Rebelde, Cuidado con el ángel, Mi Pecado with Triunfo del Amor, Cachito de ...more

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Anahí is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Electronic music, Latin American music Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla, known mononymously as Anahí, is a Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She is best known for starring in Alondra, Mujeres Engañadas, Primer ...more

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RBD is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music RBD was a Mexican musical group that gained popularity from Televisa's teen series Rebelde, and found international success from 2005 until their separation in 2009. RBD has sold over 17 million ...more

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Vicente Fernández is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Ballad, Bolero, Ranchera Vicente "Chente" Fernández Gómez is a Mexican recording singer, actor, and film producer. Nicknamed as "El Rey de la Cancion Ranchera" throughout the ...more

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Ana Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Ballad, Pop music, Latin pop Ana Gabriel is a Mexican singer and songwriter from Santiago de Comanito, Sinaloa, Mexico. She first sang on the stage at age six, singing "Regalo A Dios" by José Alfredo ...more

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Café Tacuba is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Alternative hip hop, Latin American music, Electronic music Café Tacuba is a band from Ciudad Satélite, Mexico. The group gained popularity in the early 1990s. They were founded in 1989, and since then have had the same musical lineup of ...more

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Mariana Ochoa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Rock music Mariana Yolanda Ochoa Reyes is a singer and actress.

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Motel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Rock music, Soul rock Motel is a Mexican rock band created in 2002, consisting of Guillermo Méndez, Rodrigo Dávila Chapoy, José Damián and Rubén Puente.

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Shantal Méndez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Latin American music

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Jesse & Joy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Folk music, Pop rock Jesse & Joy is a Mexican pop duo formed in 2005 by brother and sister; Jesse and Joy, from Mexico City. Introduced in 2005 by Argentine-Mexican duo Sin Bandera at the 2005 Mexican ...more

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Zoé is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Shoegazing, Neo-psychedelia, Alternative rock Zoé is a Latin Grammy Award-winning Mexican alternative/psychedelic band. They initially formed in Mexico City in 1994, although membership started to stabilize in 1997. The band has ...more

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Marcela Bovio is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Progressive metal, Gothic metal, Classical music Marcela Alejandra Bovio García is a Mexican soprano singer, songwriter and violinist. She was one of the founding members of the Mexican band Elfonía, she responded to a ...more

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Kinky is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Rock music, Electronic dance music, Alternative rock Kinky is a five-member band from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, formed in 1998 as part of the Avanzada Regia musical movement and consisting of Gilberto Cerezo, Ulises Lozano, Carlos Chairez, ...more

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Amduscia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Electro-industrial, Post-industrial music, Industrial music Amduscia is an aggrotech band from Mexico consisting of Polo Amduscia and Edgar "Amduscia" Acevedo.

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Chicos De Barrio is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Hip hop music, Reggae, Rhythm and blues Los Chicos del Barrio was formed in 1995 in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. This musical group is formed from 11 elements, in which the percussion, harmony and swing are predominant. This Mexican ...more

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Vaquero is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Power pop, Indie rock Vaquero is a Mexican Avanzada Regia rock band from Monterrey. It was created by Chetes and Mauricio Terracina, after their previous band Zurdok broke up.

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Cartel De Santa is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rap music Cartel de Santa is a Mexican band from the "barrio de la Aurora", Santa Catarina, Nuevo León, Mexico. The band started playing in 1996 as part of the Avanzada Regia musical ...more

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Julieta Venegas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Indie pop, Pop music, Rock music Julieta Venegas Percevault, known professionally as Julieta Venegas, is a singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and producer, who sings pop-rock in Spanish. She speaks English, Portuguese, and ...more

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Cristian Castro is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero Cristian Castro, referred to as Christian Castro or Cristian is a Grammy Award-nominated Mexican pop singer.

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Molotov is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music Molotov is a Mexican rock band formed in Mexico City in September 1995. Their lyrics feature a mixture of Spanish and English, rapped and sung by all members of the group. Molotov blends heavy ...more

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Ninel Conde is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Latin pop, Cumbia, Grupera Ninel Herrera Conde is a Mexican singer, actress and television host known for her performances in Rebelde, Fuego en le sangre and Mar de amor.

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Diego Boneta is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Latin pop Diego Andrés González Boneta is a Mexican singer and actor. He is best known for playing Rocco in the Mexican soap opera Rebelde and Javier on CW's 90210. He recorded his ...more

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Caifanes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Gothic rock, Rock en Español, Alternative rock Caifanes is a Spanish-language rock band from Mexico City formed in 1987. They achieved fame throughout the late 1980s and early 1990s. The original lineup consisted of Saúl ...more

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Sasha Sokol is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Latin pop, Folk, Alternative rock Sasha Sökol is a Mexican singer, composer, actress and TV host.

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Ely Guerra is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Mexican rock music Ely Guerra is a Mexican singer-songwriter who was born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

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Lila Downs is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
World music Ana Lila Downs Sánchez, best known as Lila Downs is an American–Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She performs her own compositions as well as tapping into Mexican traditional and ...more

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Alfonso Herrera is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Latin American music Alfonso "Poncho" Herrera is a Mexican actor and former member of music group RBD.

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Maná is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Chicano rock, Pop music, Rock music Maná is a Mexican pop rock band from Guadalajara, Jalisco. The group's current line-up consists of vocalist/guitarist Fher Olvera, drummer Alex González, guitarist Sergio ...more

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Ana Bárbara is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Banda music, Latin pop, Ranchera Altagracia Ugalde Motta better known as Ana Bárbara is a Mexican recording artist. She has become a prominent figure within Latin entertainment since her professional debut in 1994 and is ...more

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Alejandra Guzmán is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Rock music, Rock en Español Gabriela Alejandra Guzmán Pinal is a Mexican singer-songwriter, actress, and musician. During her 26 years of artistic career, with more than 10 million albums sold, 16 released albums ...more

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Saúl Hernández is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Rock en Español Saúl Alfonso Hernández Estrada, is the former lead singer, songwriter and guitarist of Caifanes, a Mexican rock en español group formed in 1986. In 1996, Saúl ...more

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Jaguares is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Mexican rock music, Rock en Español, Alternative rock Jaguares is a Mexican alternative rock band formed by former Caifanes lead singer Saúl Hernández, ex-Caifan Alfonso André, and two long-time friends Federico Fong and

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Alicia Villarreal is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Latin American music Alicia Villarreal is a Mexican singer.

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Eiza González is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Latin pop Eiza González Reyna is a Mexican actress and singer. In 2007, she gained popularity for her debut role as "Lola" in the Mexican teen-oriented musical telenovela ...more

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Benny Ibarra is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Latin pop, Alternative rock Benny Ibarra De Llano is a singer, musician, producer and actor. He was born into a family of artists. His mother, Julissa, was a singer and actress in the 1960s; and his father, Benny, an actor ...more

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Natalia Lafourcade is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Pop music, Rock music, Latin American music Natalia Lafourcade is a Mexican pop-rock singer and songwriter. Her band's name is Natalia y La Forquetina.

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Alejandro Fernández is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero Alejandro Fernández Abarca is a Mexican singer. Nicknamed as "El Potrillo" by the media and his fans, he has sold over 30 million albums worldwide. Alejandro is the son of the ...more