Julieta Venegas ((born November 24, 1970, Long Beach, CA, USA) is an American singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and producer. She sings pop-rock in Spanish. She speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish fluently. Venegas grew up in Tijuana and began studying music at age eight. She went on to join several bands including Mexican ska band Tijuana No!. She debuted with the album Aquí (1997).