Archive for December, 2008

Reik – Invierno

Monday, December 29th, 2008

Reik is a Latin Grammy-nominated Mexican band from Mexicali, Baja California formed by Jesús Alberto Navarro Rosas (lead vocals), Julio Ramírez Eguía (guitar/background vocals), and Gilberto Marín Espinoza (guitar). The group’s name actually means “rake” (as in raking the guitar’s strings), but the band wanted their Mexican listeners to pronounce it correctly, hence, Reik.

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Sin Bandera – Tocame

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Sin Bandera is a Latin pop duo based in Mexico that consists of Leonel García, and Noel Schajris. They have become one of the most popular artists since they debuted with their self titled album Sin Bandera in 2001.

Timbiriche – Tu Tu Tu

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Timbiriche is the name of a Mexican group that debuted on April 30, 1982 during a broadcast of the news program Hoy Mismo. Timbiriche included six children, most of whose parents were famous actors/singers/composers. The name Timbiriche is the Spanish (Latin American Spanish) version of the game Dots and Boxes. Please click here to watch their video.

Lu – Por Besarte

Monday, December 8th, 2008

Lu was a Mexican pop duo formed by Mario Sandoval and Paty Cantú, both from Guadalajara, Mexico. Paty was studying Law, but she changed to Music when they were signed to Warner Music Mexico. They have received moderate success in the Spanish-speaking world, with songs like Por Besarte and Duele.

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