Christian Nodal was born and raised in Caborca, Sonora, Mexico. According to Nodal, he started singing at the age of four and later learned how to play the piano and guitar on his own. In January 2017, Nodal released “Adiós Amor” which quickly became a success in Mexico and the United States,” reaching number one on the Top 20 General Mexican Songs Chart and number two on the Billboard Top Latin Songs chart in the United States. In June 2017, Nodal collaborated with the Spanish singer, David Bisbal and released “Probablemente”. In August 2018, Nodal released his debut album, Me Dejé Llevar. It topped music charts in the Mexico and the United States. Music critic Thom Jurek of Allmusic, praised the album and called it “elegant.” Me Dejé Llevar went on to be nominated for a Latin Grammy Award for Best Ranchero Album at the 19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards, while “Probablemente”, won for Best Regional Mexican Song. Nodal was also nominated for Best New Artist but lost to Colombian reggaeton singer Karol G. In May 2019, Nodal released his second studio album, Ahora. It debuted in the top ten of the Billboard Top Latin Albums charts in the United States.