Lupillo Rivera


Lupillo Rivera Bio

Who is Lupillo Rivera

Guadalupe Rivera Saavedra (born January 30, 1972) is a Mexican born American singer and songwriter. He is well known in the world by his stage name Lupillo Rivera.

Early Life (Childhood)

Rivera was born in La Barca, Jalisco, Mexico. His parents are Rosa Saavedra and Pedro Rivera. He attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School and graduated in 1990.

Interesting Facts

His sister Jenni Rivera, a singer, died in an plane crash. His long term friend, Adán Sánchez, died in a car accident, leaving Lupillo Rivera devastated.

Personal Life

Rivera and his two young children appeared on the Spanish talk-show Cristina. There he reveled that he has eight children, seven of them biologically his and one that he has adopted.


Rivera has been nominated in various awards and has won Grammy Award for his album, Tu Esclavo y Amo.