Lupillo Rivera Biography, Career, Net Worth & Age

Mexican regional singer Lupillo Rivera, born in the United States, is worth $12.5 million. Lupillo Rivera’s lucrative singing career, which he began in 1992, gave him wealth. Guadalupe Rivera Saavedra, often known as “El Toro del Corrido” or Lupillo Rivera, is an American singer and songwriter.

Rivera received a Grammy Award in 2010 for his album Te Esclavo y Amo. The late singer and actress Jenni Rivera was his elder sister. After being bought by TV Azteca from Televisa after seven seasons, he served as one of the coaches for the inaugural season of the Mexican singing competition program La Voz.

Lupillo Rivera Profile Summary:

Birth Name

Guadalupe Rivera Saavedra
Gender: Male

Date of Birth

30th January 1972


28 Years

Place of birth

Long Beach, California, USA


Famous For Grammy Award Winning Singer
Spouse Name


Giselle Soto (2021 – Present)
Profession Grammy Award Winning Singer
Net Worth $12 Million

Year Active

  till date

Lupillo Rivera’s Personal Profile:

Rosa Saavedra and Pedro Rivera welcomed Rivera in Long Beach, California. Before the birth of Lupillo, Pedro Jr., Gustavo, his mother, and his father relocated to Long Beach, California, where Lupillo attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School and graduated in 1990.

Rivera is a 78 kg male who is 5 ft 9 in tall. He has a beard and mustache, and he remains in shape. Rivera has clean-shaven hair and dark eyes most of the time. According to the US size chart, his physical dimensions are 44-32-39 inches, and his shoe size is 10.

Lupillo Rivera’s Relationships:

Rivera and Maria Gorola have four daughters: Arena, Abigail, Ayana, and Angelica Rivera. When they were divorced, he remarried in 2006 to Mayeli Alonso, and they had two children: Guadalupe Karizma Rivera and L’Rey Rivera. They did, however, divorce in 2018. Giselle Soto and Rivera are presently dating.

Rivera initially desired to open restaurants. But Pedro Rivera, his father, ran a record business and studio (Cintas Acuario). When a hired vocalist failed to attend a recording session, Rivera recruited his son Lupillo to work at the studio to give him practical business knowledge.

In the hope that some of the local talents would be signed by his father’s organization, Lupillo was tasked with searching for local talent in local pubs. Lupillo Rivera was known as “El Torito” when he first began singing. Later, as he rose to fame, he adopted the “El Toro del Corrido.” His uncle was a semi-famous professional boxer better known in Mexico as El Toro Rivera. In 1999, Lupillo started singing under his name. He had already joined Sony Discos by that point. At that point, his star started to soar swiftly. He received a Premios lo Nuestro in 2001.

About ten years into his career, Rivera has been nominated for several Grammy and Latin Grammy awards. He won a Grammy for his album Te Esclavo y Amo the same year.

Lupillo Rivera’s Net Worth:

Rivera started an excellent singing career in 1992 and has since garnered several accolades. In addition, he comes from a family of well-known people and has always had a musical background. Even more impressively, he received the renowned Premios Lo Nuestra Award, the top prize for Latin music. His popular tunes received widespread appreciation and contributed to his $12 million net worth.

Lupillo Rivera Social Media:

Rivera has released several critically praised and award-nominated successful albums. He has a deal with Z Records to launch a YouTube series called “Epoca Pesada.” His fan base, which adores his singing and culinary videos, is active on social media.

More than 827k people follow him on Twitter, which grows daily.

Also, he has a sizable fan base. His Instagram account alone has 1.4 million users. There are 3.7 million people that follow him on Facebook alone.

Facts about Rivera

  • Initially interested in becoming a restaurant, Rivera eventually developed a passion for music.
  • El Toro del Corrido is another nickname for Rivera.
  • His uncle was a professional boxer in Mexico, “El Toro Rivera.”
  • His older sister was the late singer and actress Jenni Rivera.


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