(born January 10, 1971) is a Mexican Latin Grammy Award winning recording artist. She has become a prominent figure within Latin entertainment since her professional debut in 1994 and is amongst one of the leading female figures in Regional Mexican music.
Recognized for her musical talent as well as her sex appeal, Ana Bárbara became popular in the mid-1990s and was crowned La Reina Grupera
, for she has not only dominated the Grupero movement, but is one of the driving forces behind the style's realization. With a distinct vocal range, songwriting and producing talent, Ana Bárbara has defined the modern Grupero performance and is one of the few Regional Mexican acts to garner an international following that extends beyond México and the United States.