Bands/Musicians List of Famous Bands from Mexico City

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List of Mexico City bands, listed by their level of fame. This Mexico City musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Mexico City bands are included, as well as many Mexico City musicians of underground status. This list of Mexico City 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 City 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.

Paulina Rubio and Thalía are included on this list.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Mexico City?" or "What is a list of Mexico City bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (57 items)

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Paulina Rubio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Rodrigo y Gabriela is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Hocico is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Hardstyle, Electro-industrial, Electronic music Hocico is a Mexican aggrotech band.

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Mexican Institute of Sound is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Café Tacuba is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Rock music Mariana Yolanda Ochoa Reyes is a singer and actress.

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Motel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Jesse & Joy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 16 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Amduscia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Cristian Castro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 19 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Diego Boneta is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 21 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 22 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Latin pop, Folk, Alternative rock Sasha Sökol is a Mexican singer, composer, actress and TV host.

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Alfonso Herrera is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin American music Alfonso "Poncho" Herrera is a Mexican actor and former member of music group RBD.

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Alejandra Guzmán is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Jaguares is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Saúl Hernández is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Eiza González is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 28 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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) 29 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
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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Sin Bandera is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin pop, Rhythm and blues Sin Bandera was a Latin pop duo based in Mexico that consisted of Leonel García, and Noel Schajris. They became one of the most popular artists after their solo debut album Sin Bandera ...more

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Christopher von Uckermann is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin pop, Alternative rock Christopher Alexander Luis Casillas von Uckermann, better known as Christopher von Uckermann, is a Mexican singer-songwriter and actor, best known as a member of the pop band RBD.

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Maria Jose is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Latin pop, Electronic dance music, Dance music María José is a singer, ballet and flamenco dancer, and athlete. She has a B.A. in communications. She is well known and established within the music industry since she was part of ...more

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Camila is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin pop, Soft rock Camila is a Mexican pop rock group formed in 2005.

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Kabah is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin pop, Dance music Kabah was a Mexican group based in Mexico City. It was formed in 1992 and disbanded in 2005.

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Daniela Luján is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Latin American music Daniela Luján is a Mexican pop singer and actress.

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Rodrigo de la Cadena is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Ballad, Tango, Bolero Rodrigo Alvarez de la Cadena is a Mexican singer, performer, songwriter, radio host, and musician. He is best known for his performances with a variety of worldwide artists and performers. He is ...more

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Carlos Prieto is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Classical music Carlos Prieto is a Mexican cellist and writer. He plays a Stradivarius cello named the "Piatti" after Carlo Alfredo Piatti, affectionatelly nicknamed "Chelo Prieto" by the ...more

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El Tri is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Blues-rock, Rock music, Rock and roll El Tri is a Mexican rock band from Mexico City fronted by Alex Lora. It is a spinoff of Three Souls in My Mind, formed in 1968. The group is regarded as influential in the development of Mexican ...more

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Moderatto is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Glam metal, Pop music, Rock music Moderatto is a Mexican cover band active since the late-1990s.

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Austin TV is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Instrumental rock, Progressive rock, Post-rock Austin TV is an instrumental post-rock band formed in 2001 in Mexico City. Austin TV creates sonic landscapes with their music without lyrics. They have opened for groups like Yo La Tengo in ...more

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La Gusana Ciega is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Rock en Español, Pop rock, Alternative rock La Gusana Ciega is a Mexican rock/pop/alternative band formed by Daniel Gutiérrez, Jorge Vilchis, Germán Arroyo and Luis Ernesto Martínez "Lu".

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Chamin Correa is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Romantic music Chamin Correa, is a Latin-American guitarist from Mexico. He is renowned in the Spanish-speaking world for his traditional romantic music. Member of Los Tres Caballeros together with Roberto ...more

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Transmetal is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Thrash metal, Death metal Transmetal is a thrash metal/death metal band formed in Yurécuaro, Michoacán, México in 1987 by Javier and Juan Partida. Transmetal have been one of the most important bands ...more

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Timbiriche is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Timbiriche Pop music, Latin pop Timbiriche was a Mexican pop-rock band which sold over 20 million albums worldwide becoming one of the most successful bands in Ibero-America from the first half of the eighties to the first ...more

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Godshift is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Digital hardcore Gila inicia el proyecto Godshift en el anio 2000 como resultado de diversos experimentos sonoros dentro de la electronica radical; utilizando samplers, computadoras y teclados Godshift crea ...more

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Josué & Trópico Suemba is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Pop music, Tropicália, Música Popular Brasileira Trópico Suemba is a musical project created by Josué whose collaborators include several members of Mexico's most talented songwriters and performers. It is one of the chief ...more

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Chikita Violenta is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Rock and roll Chikita Violenta is a Mexican indie rock band from Mexico City. The band members are Luis Arce, Andrés Velasco, Esteban Suarez and Armando David. They all met in high school between 1994 ...more

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Wakal is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Wakal Rock music, Electro, House music Wakal Electronic music Project by Jorge Govea. Mexican musician currently living and working in Paris, France. Founding member of indie label Discos Konfort. His first album revealed the way he ...more

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Panteón Rococó is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Panteón Rococó Ska Panteón Rococó is a Mexican ska band from Mexico City. Despite flourishing black markets, they have sold thousands of records. While being stars in Mexico, they have been touring ...more

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Cenobita is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Bands from Mexico City
Electro-industrial, Industrial music Cenobita is an aggrotech/cyberpunk band based in Mexico City, created in 1994 by Claus Bita and former band member Omar Flo.