Texas Latino is an up-and-coming Tejano band that is comprised of members from other prominent Tejano bands including Culturas and Grupo Sol. From the former band came accordion player Candor "Candyman" Tovar and songwriter and guitarist Luis Ortiz. Coming from the latter band are lead singer and saxophone player Rick Acosta, bass player Manuel Enriquez and drummer J.B. Hernandez. Their keyboard player Severo Contreras came from the band Tiger Diaz. Texas Latino records for Manny/WEA Latina.