In 1986 a small band from Pasadena Texas begin to attract the attention of Tejano music a name the band members began thinking and coming up with would be band suffering from several fevers due to trying to develop a name for themselves, the group finally settled on the name La original band members consisted of Ricardo Garza jr.,Pedro Ananis Espinoza, Rudy Rocha, Joe Angel Reynosa, Luis Ayala, Juan Manuel “Johnny” Tristan, and Eric Jimenez. In 1987 the group recorded their very first album under their own label and titled it Contagious. This album gave them their first two charted songs, “Vestida De Color De Rosa” and “Por Tu Culpa”. Their later album, On The Rise produced in 1991 gave the group their first smash hit, “Borracho De Besos”. The album became platinum and sold over 100,000 copies in the United States and was on the Billboard magazine chart for several 1998 La Fiebre received a Grammy nomination in the category of Best Tejano Album for their album La Fiebre Live En Concierto.