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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.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Mexico?" or "What is a list of Mexico bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (149 items)
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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, (February 17, 1948 – September 28, 2019) was a Mexican singer, musician and occasional actor. Born and ...more
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Dulce María is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico
Dulce María 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