Son of Mexican icons Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre, critics consider Pepe Aguilar "A real star of Latin music".
Pepe has firmly put the regional Mexican scene on the map across multiple markets. He has garnered an impressive amount of awards with 24 albums (16 studio albums), over 13 million in record sales and unprecedented credibility that includes 9 Grammy awards (NARAS and LARAS).
Pepe Aguilar’s career has progressed in parallel with the evolution of the music industry over the past 25 years while the Hollywood Walk of Fame star continues to rank among Billboards’ top charts, amplifying his fan base throughout the US and Latin America.
Leader in the fusion of the most popular genres of Latin music Pepe's recent release “Pepe Aguilar: MTV Unplugged” was produced by Emmanuel “Meme” Del Real. The album includes musical collaborations by Miguel Bose, Natalia Lafourcade, Saul Hernandez, La Marisoul (La Santa Cecilia) Angela and Leonardo Aguilar among others. Recorded in an intimate and acoustic setting at the prestigious Estudio Churubusco in Mexico DF the recording required 96 audiochannels, 10 full HD cameras and a crew of over 100 people. Friends, family and members of the industry accompanied Pepe Aguilar during this recording.
To paraphrase the legendary Rubén Fuentes “Pepe Aguilar is a before and after in Mexican music