RBD was a Mexican musical group that gained popularity from Televisa's teen series Rebelde, and found international success from 2005 until their separation in 2009. RBD has sold over 17 million digital downloads and over 57 million albums worldwide in four years since their formation, 2 million albums in the United States. The members are popular Mexican singers and actors Anahí, Dulce María, Maite Perroni, Alfonso Herrera, Christian Chávez and Christopher von Uckermann. The main writers and producers for the project were Carlos Lara (aka D.J. Kafka), Lynda Thomas (aka Polen Thomas) and Max di Carlo (aka Karen Sokoloff).