Mexican Tropical is a
genre that was a popular format in Mexico and a number of
places in the U.S. such as Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, San
Francisco and others. There is no longer any station with
this format in the US.
Today, Mexican Tropical is
a flavor in some Regional Mexican and Classic Hits formats.
There are no pure Mexican Tropical stations on the air at
the moment, but the format is well defined and worth
Mexican Tropical is based on the Cumbia. Cumbia is a type of
music indigenous to parts of Colombia, but which became
popular all over the Americas in the 60's and is still well
liked from Argentina to Mexico