Camila Cabello Bio: Age, Height, Nationality, Net Worth
Who is Camila Cabello
She is a Cuban-born American singer, songwriter, and actress who rose to fame for being a member of the girl group “Fifth Harmony” before establishing a solo career.
Camila Cabello age
Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao known professionally as Camila Cabello, was born March 3, 1997 in Cojímar, Havana, Cuba.
Her parents are Sinuhe Estrabao and Alejandro Cabello, a Mexican who moved to Cuba. Growing up, Camila grew up between Havana and Mexico.
Cabello’s family relocated to Miami, Florida, U.S, when she was six, where she attended the Miami Palmetto High School but dropped out at 9th grade to pursue her singing career.
She later went back for her high school diploma and acquired American citizenship in 2008.
Camila’s career as a singer began officially after auditioning for “The X Factor” TV talent show in Greensboro, North Carolina.
However, her audition was not aired, as the series failed to get rights for the songs used.
After the boot camp, she was called back to the stage alongside Ally Brooke, Normani, Lauren Jauregui, and Dinah Jane, who were also contestants, to form the girls’ group later known as “Fifth Harmony.”
Camila finished third place on the talent show and was signed on a joint deal alongside the other girl group members under “Syco Music,” owned by Simon Cowell and Epic Records, L.A. Reid’s record label.
The girls’ group, later known as “Fifth Harmony,” released their debut EP “Better Together” in 2013, and later on a studio album titled “Reflection” in 2015.
Their studio album’s single “Worth It” soon became a hit, ranking in the top ten in several international charts.
In 2016, their second album, 7/27, was released with hit songs like “Work,” which soon became a global hit.
In 2015, Camila collaborated with Shawn Mended in the duet “I Know What You Did Last Summer.”
The song they wrote together was later certified platinum and charted at number 20 in the US and 18 in Canada.
In addition, she was featured in Machine Gun Kelly’s single ” Bad Things,” which soon ranked number 4 on the US Billboard Hot 100 songs chart.
On December 18, 2016, Fifth Harmony announced the departure of Camila Cabello from the group.
After her breakout, Camila announced her first studio album as a solo artist in May 2017. The album titled “The Hurting.
The Healing. The Loving.” featured her debut solo “Crying in the Club,” which later peaked at number 47 in the United States.
That same year, she joined Bruno Mary’s 24K Magic World Tour as an opening act. Upon its release, Camilla’s single “Havana” featuring Young Thug charted at number.1 in Australia, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Hungary, and the United States.
This song soon became her major hit, recording seven weeks on the US Mainstream Top 40 airplay chart and becoming Spotify’s most-streamed song ever by a solo female artist, with over 888 million streams at the time in June 2018.
On January 12, 2018, Camila released her album titled “Camila,” which debuted at number one in the United States and was later certified platinum.
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Her single “Havana” later won an MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year. On June 21, 2019, “Señorita” was released.
The song featured Canadian singer Shawn Mendez and soon debuted at number 2 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song later climbed number one and was recorded as the best-selling song of 2019.
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On September 5, 2019, Camila released her second studio album titled “Romance.” Later, on July 23, 2021, her third studio album titled “Familia” was released.
In April 2009, it was announced that the Cuban-born singer would star in an upcoming adaptation of “Cinderella” as the lead character. The film was later released in 2021.
Camila Cabello Height
Cabello stands at 5 feet 2 inches tall.
Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes
Camila Cabello is currently in a relationship with Canadian singer Shawn Mendes.
The relationship in 2019 soon caused controversy, as many assumed it was for publicity due to the age difference.
However, the two lovers proved the assumption to be wrong as they are still together to date.
Camila Cabello Net Worth
At the age of 24, Camila Cabello has recorded a net worth of $14 million.