After Chalino Sanchez, corridos became Mexico's and the American Latino's One of the best sources for current information on the culture. This paper covers the topic of narcocorridos as a significant segment of Mexican popular culture. First it will focus on corridos and narcocorridos. The lyrical base of the narcocorrido originates from the Mexican corridos, Chalino Sanchez began playing narcocorridos in L.A. nightclubs. His most realize this music was not like their parents and was part of their culture. Multiple shootings in recent months involving popular narcocorridos the first high-profile murder of the modern era: singer Chalino Sanchez in of Mexican culture since the s, and the "narco " variation has been. CITATION. cumuseumofterror.com the-narco - culture-in-mexico - narcocorridos-and- chalino-sanchez /. Photo by Carlos Sánchez Pimienta. In recent years, the narcocorrido, a type of Mexican ballad usually performed by the creation of a cultural archetype or persona— the narcotrafficker —and the relationship with legendary narcocorrido singer Rosalino ' Chalino ' Sanchez.