The 25-year-old singer, songwriter and keyboardist will be releasing her Dave Sitek (TV on the Radio) and Greg Kurstin (Bird & the Bee) - produced English-language debut August 2nd. It is the follow-up to her 2008 debut Mediocre, which hit #1 in Mexico and scored two Latin Grammy nods and a US Grammy Award nomination, as well as the Best New Artist win at the Latin MTV Awards.
The daughter of acclaimed film director Fernando Sari??ana, Ximena has also been acting since the age of 11. She has starred in three telenovelas and 11 Mexican films, ranging from box office hit Amar Te Duele (2002), to film festival winner Dos Abrazos (2007), which won the 2007 Best New Narrative Filmmaker Award at the Tribeca Film Festival and earned Ximena the prize for Best Supporting Actress by the Mexican Film Critics and Press Board.
Her first single "Different" is currently available at iTunes.
You can watch the video for her song "Shine Down," directed by Omar Rodriquez-Lopez here