Paco Zazueta is a rising Mexican entertainer who fascinates fans through his singing skills. Zazueta has released some of his original Mexican songs, available on Spotify, his Youtube channel and other music service providers. He has released songs such as If you are Thinking (Si Estas Pensando), Store Everything in One Drawer (Guarda Todo En Un Cajon), etc.

Not only by professional works, but Paco also obtains fame from his personal life. He is identified as the husband of well-known Mexico-born singer and actress Melissa Barrera. How’s Paco and Melissa’s marital life going? Know about their married life in the following sections. Also, find other interesting facts about Paco below.

Paco Zazueta’s Biography (Biografia)

The singer was born Xavier Zazueta on January 22, 1987, in Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico. He is the only son of Carnes Zazueta and Francisca Munoz Zazueta. His father owns Zazueta Butcher Shop in Cd Obregon, Sonora. In 2022 the Zazueta family, along with uncle Pepe Zazueta M celebrates 50 years of successful operation of the butcher shop.

The Mexican singer Xavier Zazueta, aka Paco, with his mother Francisca Munoz Zazueta and fater Carnes Zazueta
Image: The Mexican singer Xavier Zazueta, aka Paco, with his mother Francisca Munoz Zazueta and fater Carnes Zazueta
Source: Facebook @Xavier Zazueta

Congratulating the family on the Golden Jubilee of the shop, Paco wrote on his Instagram, “Dad, you turn 50 with your business @carneszazueta congratulations; we admire you for your discipline, dedication and above all, the love of your profession. Also, congratulations, uncle @pepezazuetam, for your loyalty and work, to my mother for supporting and being the pillar of [the] family.”

Xavier has two sisters Fer Zazueta and Marysol Zazueta. His sibling Marysol is in a marital relationship with Luis Castellanos, with whom she shares two daughters and a son. Likewise, Fer is engaged to her fiance Gerardo Leyva Oroz.

Paco(Xavier) Zazueta with his sisters Marysol Zazueta (right) and Fer Zazueta (left)
Snap: Paco (Xavier) Zazueta with his sisters Marysol Zazueta (right) and Fer Zazueta (left)
Source: Facebook @Xavier Zazueta

Talking about Paco (Xavier)’s education, he attended at the Teresian College of Veracruz (Colegio teresiano de la vera-cruz), Ciudad Obregon. Later, Zazueta studied Lic. International Commerce at TecMilenio University (Universidad Tec Milenio), Monterrey, Mexico.

Paco Zazueta’s Wife Melissa Barrera’s Professional Works Indication

Paco’s beloved wife, Melissa Barrera, has been successfully making a presence in Mexican and American movies and TV series since 2012. The Monterrey native Barrera, 32, landed her first recurring debut role in the Mexican telenovela La Mujer De Judas (The Mute Woman) as Zulamita. Since then, she has been actively pursuing her professional acting career.

Paco Zazueta is the husband of Mexican actress Melissa Barrera who has acted in American films Scream and In the Heights
Photo: Paco Zazueta is the husband of Mexican actress Melissa Barrera who has acted in American films Scream and In the Heights
Source: Instagram @melissabarreram

The 5-feet-7-inch (170 cm) tall Melissa is worldwide famous for portraying Vanessa in the musical drama film In the Heights. For which she also received her first Satellite Award nomination. Her role in the 2022 slasher film Scream is also appreciable to attract the audience.

Barrera’s other featured movies and TV series include, Always your Acapulco (Siempre tuya Acapulco), So Much Love (Tanto Amor), Vida, Ravens Club (Club de Cuervos), Persecuted (Perseguidos), etc. Similarly, Barrera is working on her upcoming projects such as Bed Rest, Carmen, and Keep Breathing.

Contestants Turned Partner

The singer Paco and actress Melissa first met on the reality music talent show La Academia. Zazueta and Barrera met as the contestants in the show’s season 9 in 2011.

The Unfortunately (Lamentablemente) singer Paco Zazueta and Acting for a Cause actress Melissa Barrera first met as a contestant of season 9 of La Academia (2011)
Snap: The Unfortunately (Lamentablemente) singer Paco Zazueta and Acting for a Cause actress Melissa Barrera first met as a contestant in season 9 of La Academia (2011)
Source: Instagram @xavierzazuetaofficial

After the first meeting, Paco and Melissa began their friendship, which did not take long to turn into a romantic relationship. Zazueta dated Barrera for more than five years before asking her to marry him. He popped the question on June 11, 2017, getting down on his knee.

He proposed a diamond engagement ring to Melissa at Empire State Building, Manhattan, New York, USA. She also joyfully accepted his wedding proposal.

Paco Zazueta proposed to his longtime girlfriend Melissa Barrera on June 11, 2017, at Empire State Building, New York
Picture: Paco Zazueta proposed to his longtime girlfriend Melissa Barrera on June 11, 2017, at Empire State Building, New York
Source: Instagram @melissabarreram

The couple chooses ther official Instagram handles to announce their engagement news. On June 11, 2017, sharing the news, Paco wrote, “I love you for life @melissabarreram my love forever.” Similarly, uploading images from their engagement, Melissa writes, “In your arms forever. I love you.

Paco Zazueta And Melissa Barrera Married In 2019

Melissa and her fiance Paco (Xavier) took their relationship to the next level by marrying in February 2019. The longtime couple decided to get married in an outdoor ceremony in the presence of their family and friends at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques, Mexico. Additionally, Meraki Weddings handle their wedding photography.

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It’s Going to Regret Me (Me Va A Pesar) singer Paco chooses a white shirt, pants, a black coat and a tie to walk down the wedding aisle. Melissa wore a strapless embroidered gown with a long veil on her big day. Similarly, Melissa selects to make a low bun hairstyle and pairs the dress-wearing green drop earrings.

The Mexican singer Paco Zazueta and Mexican actress Melissa Barrera tied the wedding knot in February 2019
Picture: The Mexican singer Paco Zazueta and Mexican actress Melissa Barrera tied the wedding knot in February 2019
Source: Instagram @melissabarreram

Likewise, Paco writes a song entitled ‘Melissa’ for his wife, which he sang for her on their wedding day. The married pair share their wedding images on Instagram. He captioned, “Melissa, my wife, I love you with all my soul, thanks to life for putting you in my path. Thank you very much to my family and my friends for always being with us, we love you very much.”

Paco and his wife, Melissa, now live a blissful marital life. Mr. and Mrs. Zazueta is already married for three years. The married couple can be seen spending time together and not hesitate to flaunt pictures on their official social networking sites. Additionally, Melissa and her husband Paco also make Tiktok videos together.

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