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.
Alma Rivera is an internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter, speaker, worship leader & minister ordained by Dr. A.R Bernanrd Senior Pastor of the Christian Cultural Center Megachurch in Brooklyn, New York.
She has been the featured Artist on different networks like TBN, TBN SALSA, CBN, CLUB 700.
She has led people to the mountaintop of praise from the smallest congregations to Mega-Churches such as Lakewood Church in Houston Texas, Christian Cultural Center Brooklyn,NY, Cross Church in Arkansas, Metro Ministries in Brooklyn NY, the Dream Center(Angelus Temple) in Los Angeles, Bishop Hezekiah Walker's Love Fellowship Tabernacle in Brooklyn NY, World Changers NY & others.
She shared the stage with Cece Winans, Hezekiah Walker, Juanita Bynum, Israel Houghton, & New Breed,, Martha Munizzi, and others.