Our Story

Severo y Grupo Fuego, a dynamic Latin band, emerged from the vibrant streets of Albuquerque
                                                                                     influenced by upbringings in Chimayo, New Mexico in 2010.                                                                                                                                   Founded by lead vocalist, Severo Martinez, and keyboardist, Adrian Medina, the group has since
become synonymous with infectious rhythms, soulful melodies, and a fusion of Latin genres that captivate
audiences throughout the southwest. Hailing from diverse musical backgrounds, the
members of Severo y Grupo Fuego bring a rich tapestry of influences to their collective sound.
Together, they create a musical experience that transcends borders and genres. They have
performed throughout the Southwest region of the United States including New Mexico, Arizona,
Texas, Nevada, California, Utah, and Colorado.
Severo y Grupo Fuego have released seven studio albums that have upheld the high standard of music
produced and released by Severo y Grupo Fuego and have received a tremendous amount of airplay
throughout the United States and Latin America. They have been recognized as one of the top bands
hailing from New Mexico. They have received numerous awards which include Band of the Year by the
New Mexico Hispano Music Association and have won multiple Los 15 Grandes de Nuevo Mexico
awards, two of the Most Prestigious Awards in the New Mexico Latin Music Industry. The band has
also received multiple nominations for the Tejano Music Awards and has been considered in multiple
categories for the Premios Tejano Mundial. With each release, Severo y Grupo Fuego continues to
push the boundaries of Latin music, experimenting with new sounds and collaborating with artists
from various genres. Their commitment to innovation, combined with a deep respect for the New
Mexico music tradition, makes them a driving force in the ever-evolving world of Latin music.
The band's infectious energy extends beyond the recording studio; their live performances are
legendary for the way they ignite the dance floor. Severo y Grupo Fuego has graced stages at major music
festivals and iconic venues throughout the southwest to include performing to audiences of over 20,000
spectators performing for NBA basketball events and performances on national syndicated television
As they embark on the next chapter of their musical journey, Severo y Grupo Fuego remains
dedicated to bringing people together through the universal language of rhythm and melody. Their
passion for creating unforgettable musical experiences ensures that Severo y Grupo Fuego will remain
a fixture in the Latin music scene for years to come. Get ready to dance, because Severo y Grupo
Fuego is turning up the heat!

“Latin superstar Severo brings cumbia flavor with a touch of tropical rhythm to the Latin music genre.
His style is very versatile, with a band that has embraced musicians from all over the United States.
Severo is not only a musician, but also an all-around entertainer that will have everyone up and dancing.” 

—Albuquerque Journal