Alma was born in Mexico City, where she accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior at the age of 11.
Alma Rivera’s music ministry began in 1998 after she graduated from the Instituto Canzion, a worship school founded by multiple Grammy award winner Marcos Witt. As a bi-lingual performer, Rivera’s melodic sounds are enjoyed by English and Spanish-speaking audiences around the world.
Alma is a very happy, enthusiastic and determined person, who loves God with all her heart. She showcases a multicultural background through her music. She now lives in New York and is married to Richard M. Rivera who is also her manager.
Her diverse musical style encompassing contemporary praise and worship, pop and Gospel.