Yuridia, is a Mexican singer and songwriter.
She took second place, winner of La Academia in its fourth edition, Azteca TV reality show where they compete for a prize of three million dollars and a recording contract in Mexico in 2005 which lasted four months, only months after releasing her debut album it exceeded all expectations by becoming one of the revelations of recent years in the Mexican music industry, as was the only female singer that has ever received a double diamond record for the sale of more than 1,000,000 copies sold in just the last 15 years in Mexico.
Yuridia is also winner of 2 Premios Hoy! One 2006 and another in 2008 in the categories Top 100 Selling Pop Female Solo Spanish and Year, respectively, as a Latin Billboard Award in the category of Best Pop Album Of The Year New Generation at 2007. In 2010 Yuridia won a prize Society of Authors and Composers of Mexico (SACM) for the song "En tu lugar. " Yuridia has sold over 3,450,000 albums between Mexico, United States and parts of Central America on a five-year career.