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Musician (1987)
Thu Dec 01 2022
By   Binaya_22

Paco Zazueta is a Mexican Musician who has been making music for a while now. Paco, popularly known as Xavier Zazueta, was born on January 22, 1987. He is originally from Ciudad Obregón, Sonora. As of now, his popularity has been increasing day by day because of his career and his relationship. 

However, many people know him as the husband of Mexican actress Melissa Barrera. In a simple way, he is more famous among people as a celebrity husband. His wife is one of the most prominent actresses in Mexico. She has worked in movies like In the Heights, Scream, and Vida.

He Met His Wife Melissa In A Reality Show

If you are wondering how Melissa Barrera and Paco Zazueta met and fell in love, we have you covered. He met his wife on the sets of a reality show. Both are now together because they share a common love for music. 

These two lovebirds first met on the sets of La Academia, a reality show based on a theme. Fans of these two could see how much they loved and cared for each other through their journey on the show.

Xavier Zazueta and Melissa Barrera are posing together for a picture.
Paco Zazueta and Melissa Barrera at Chicago (Source: Instagram @xavierzazuetaoficial)

These two eventually solidified their love by exchanging their wedding vows. She took to Instagram to tell her fans about her wedding with Paco on September 23, 2012, with a post from their wedding. 

Another romantic couple Andrew Buchan & Amy Nuttal also got married in September  2012. Also, know their relationship journey. 

A Quick Tour At Paco's Music Career

Paco is more than just the wife of Melissa. His career is also in the entertainment industry. As mentioned above he is a musician by profession. He may not be a legendary name in the Mexican Music Industry, but his career has only been going uphill. 

Some of his famous songs include Melissa, Disfraz de Amigo, and Morita. According to his Spotify page, Paco fell in love with regional Mexican music at a very young age. He would even perform in school festivals and local competitions at the time.

Is A Owner of Carnes Zazueta (A Butcher Shop)

Well, you heard it right Paco owns a butcher shop called Carnes Zazueta. Because of that people call Paco a Butcher who is not only making money through music. You Might be wondering how it started. Let us tell you, it's his father's shop and now he is also involved in this business. 

The shop is a huge success and has contributed massively to his wealth. The company celebrated its 50th anniversary not too long ago and took to Instagram to celebrate it with a post. The caption of the post was written in Mexico, which in English translates to:

We're partying celebrating the 50 years of Súper Carnes De Obregón Congratulations to Don Xavier Zazueta and all the collaborators who have been part of this great company! Happy 50th anniversary  Thank you very much to our customers for your preference, thanks to you we continue working 

The picture shows text in spanish with the logo of Carnes Zazueta.
Carnes Zazueta celebrating their fiftieth anniversary (Source: Instagram @carneszazueta)

Net Worth & Earnings of Paco Zazueta

Paco Xavier Zaqueta still hasn't established himself as a big name in the Mexican music industry. However, he is earning enough to make a living by making music. His estimated net worth is the same as actress Rebecca Staab at $1 million.

On the other hand, Paco's wife, Melissa Barrera, is a more prominent celebrity than him. The famous Mexican actress estimated net worth is around $2 Million. Her movie works have helped her make a prosperous fortune and show her wealth. 

Who Are Paco's Parents?

Paco "Xavier" Zazueta is a son of Xavier Zazueta and Francisca Munoz. His parents have chosen to live a quiet life, especially his mother, so we don't know much about his parents. One thing we know about his father is that he runs a butcher shop called Carnes Zazueta. 

As we have already covered the shop in the previous topic, we will not discuss it here. Surprisingly, Paco has not revealed her mother's profession. But Xavier does post about his mother now and then. On his mother's birthday, he posted a picture of her celebrating and captioned it:

Today is my mother's birthday, a unique woman, cheerful, cook, designer, loving, attentive, splendid, with character, light, love, dedicated to her family, my best friend, but above all my teacher! Love you mom 

The picture shows Francisca Munoz smiling with her birthday cake.
Francisca Munoz celebrating her birthday (Source: Instagram @xavierzazuetaoficial)

The Morrita Singer Has Two Sisters

Paco wasn't the only kid that Xavier and Francisca were responsible for taking care of. They have three children, and he is the only boy.

His two sisters are Marysol Zazueta and Fernanda Zazueta. The sisters, much like his parents, prefer a quiet life. Like Xavier and Francisca, there is hardly any information on his sisters.

A Brief On His Wife Melissa Barrera

Melissa Barrera Martinez is one of the most prominent actresses in Mexico today. She has worked in movies like Carmen, Keep Breathing, In the Heights, and Club de Cuervos. She developed her love of acting at a very early age. 

Melissa Barrera is holding the award and smiling in this pic.
Melissa Barrera posing with IMDb Fan Favorite STARmeter Award (Source: Instagram @melissabarreram)

Like most actors, she started in theaters before jumping to the big screen. Her IMDb page says that she performed in theatres in middle school, in plays like The Wizard of Oz, Footloose, and Aida. The 5 Feet 7 Inches actress was born on July 4, 1990. She hails from Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.

His Wife Was Involved In Controversy For In The Heights

Xavier Zazueta is a man who doesn't engage in controversy. He keeps most of his things to himself and stays away from anything that brings negative energy. Even his wife Melissa is a sweet woman who tries to avoid all of it. But, she did unintentionally find her name being dragged into a controversy. 

The controversy was about the film In the Heights. The movie was an adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's popular broadway show. The movie tried to bring up the social issues of racial inequality, but unfortunately for the makers, it ended up creating the same problem it was trying to fix. 

People called out the movie for the issue of colorism. The story of In the Heights revolved around Black Latinx people, and the film itself lacked in the cast of it. Vox's Aja Romano wrote an article where Miranda apologized to the people for hurting their sentiments through Twitter. He tweeted:

I can hear the hurt and frustration over colorism, of feeling unseen in the feedback. In trying to paint a mosaic of this community, we fell short. I’m truly sorry ... I promise to do better in my future projects, and I’m dedicated to the learning and evolving we all have to do to make sure we are honoring our diverse and vibrant community.

Has Made A Song About His Wife

Paco Zazueta is in love with his wife and is not afraid to show it to the world. His Instagram is filled with pictures of his wife, which many celebrities do. But, he has made a song for her wife. The song is titled Melissa, which is just his wife's name. 

The music video shows the two of them walking around holding hands. It may be simple, but it's beautiful to look at. In the video, In the video, Xavier is in a suit, whereas Melissa looks gorgeous in a white dress. The song is one of Xavier's biggest hits and has garnered more than 80 thousand views at the time of this article.

 

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