Yuridia in concert
Yuridia won second place in the fourth season of La Academia, a popular Mexican reality show. At age 19, Yuridia had become one of the highest selling artists in Mexico. Her debut album sold over 1,500,000 copies, which makes Yuridia the highest selling female artist in the country since Thalía in the '90s, beating out artists such as Luis Miguel and Juan Gabriel. Her voice has earned her the nickname "Voz de un Ángel" (Voice of an Angel), leading to her debut album's title, La Voz de un Ángel.