List of Mexican Grammy Award winners and nominees

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The following is a list of Grammy Awards winners and nominees from Mexico:

Mexico Country in the southern portion of North America

Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and to the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Covering almost 2,000,000 square kilometres (770,000 sq mi), the nation is the fifth largest country in the Americas by total area and the 13th largest independent state in the world. With an estimated population of over 120 million people, the country is the eleventh most populous state and the most populous Spanish-speaking state in the world, while being the second most populous nation in Latin America after Brazil. Mexico is a federation comprising 31 states and Mexico City, a special federal entity that is also the capital city and its most populous city. Other metropolises in the state include Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Toluca, Tijuana and León.

Nominee Wins Nominations
Los Tigres del Norte 8 13
Luis Miguel 5 14
Pepe Aguilar 4 7
Maná [1] 4 6
Vicente Fernandez 3 13
Ramon Ayala 2 8
Little Joe y La Familia 2 3
Alan Saucedo 2 2
Julieta Venegas 1 4
La Santa Cecilia
Lila Downs
1 3
Jesse & Joy 1 2
Juan Gabriel
Banda el Preciado
Marco Antonio Solis
0 6
Los Tucanes de Tijuana 0 5
El Tri [2]
Joan Sebastian
Cristian Castro
Akwid
0 4
Los Bukis
Alejando Fernandez
Paquita La Del Barrio
Cuisillos
Lupillo Rivera
0 3
Los Yonic's
El Chapo
El Güero y Su Banda Centenario
La Arrolladora Banda El Limónde Rene Camacho
Los Rieleros del Norte
0 2
Camilo Lara
Gustavo Galindo
Michael Salgado
Los Pikadientes
Huichol Musical
Nadia Lopez
Yolanda Del Rio
Consuelo Silva
Juan Valentin
Rafael Buendia
Antonio Aguilar
Chavela y Su Grupo
Los Diablos
Los Freddy's
Jose Javier Solis
Pio Trevino y Majic
Narciso Martinez
Grupo Bronco
Mariachi Sol de Mexico
Ana Barbara
Alicia Villarreal
Sones de México Ensemble Chicago
El Potro de Sinaloa
Valentín Elizalde
K-Paz de la Sierra
Alacranes Musical
La Original Banda El Limón de Salvador Lizárraga
Camila
0 1

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