Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao, born March 3, 1997, better known as Camila Cabello, is a Cuban-born American singer, actress, and songwriter. She rose to fame as a member of the girl band Fifth Harmony, which went on to become one of the most successful girl groups of all time. Cabello made her acting debut in the film Cinderella in 2021, playing the title character.
|Full Name:||Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao|
|Date of Birth:||3 March 1997 (age 25 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Cojímar, Cuba|
|State of Origin:||Cuba|
|Occupation:||Singer & Actress|
|Husband/Boyfriend:||Shawn Mendes (Separated)|
Early Life and Education
Cabello is the son of Sinuhe Estrabao and Alejandro Cabello, and was born in Havana, Cuba.
She was born and raised in the East Havana town of Cojmar. Her father is a Mexican who moved to Cuba. He was born in Mexico City. Sofia is her younger sister. Cabello and her family lived in Havana and Mexico City for most of her childhood.
Cabello moved to Miami, Florida, with her mother when she was six years old; her father was unable to secure a visa at the time and arrived 18 months later.
In 2008, Cabello became an American citizen. She went to Miami Palmetto High School but dropped out in the middle of the 2012–2013 school year to pursue her singing career. She later graduated from high school.
Camila Cabello gained fame as a member of Fifth Harmony, who went on to become one of the best-selling girl groups of all time.
Cabello launched her solo career while still a member of Fifth Harmony, with the singles “I Know What You Did Last Summer” with Shawn Mendes and “Bad Things” with Machine Gun Kelly, the latter reaching number four on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Camila departed the group in late 2016 and went on to work on many other projects, including “Hey Ma” for The Fate of the Furious soundtrack (2017) and “Crying in the Club” alongside Pitbull and J Balvin.
Camila, Cabello’s debut studio album, debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 in 2018. The Latin music-influenced pop album garnered positive reviews and was certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
The album’s debut single, “Havana,” hit the top of the charts in various countries, including the United States and the United Kingdom, while the follow-up single, “Never Be the Same,” charted in multiple places.
Cabello’s duet with Mendes, “Seorita,” reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2019. Romance (2019), her second studio album, debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 list and number one in Canada.
Cabello made her acting debut in the film Cinderella in 2021, playing the title character. Cabello’s third studio album, Familia, was released on April 8, 2022, with the lead song “Don’t Go Yet” released in July 2021 alongside the album’s title announcement.
Bam Bam, Cabello’s second single from Familia, was released in March 2022 and peaked at number five on the Billboard Global 200 Chart, making it Cabello’s biggest chart appearance. It also reached number 21 on the Billboard Hot 100.
According to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, Cabello’s “Havana” is the best-selling digital single of 2018, with billions of streams (IFPI).
Two Latin Grammy Awards, five American Music Awards, and one Billboard Music Award are among Cabello’s numerous accolades. The RIAA awarded Cabello the Diamond certification for “Havana” in October 2021, making her the first Hispanic woman to do so.
Camila Cabello Net Worth
Camila Cabello is a famous American singer and songwriter who has amassed an estimated net worth of $20million.
Cabello was seeing Matthew Hussey, a dating coach and writer whom she met on the set of The Today Show. They were from February through June of this year.
In July of this year, she began dating Shawn Mendes, a Canadian singer. Both were accused of attempting to create a relationship for promotional purposes, but Mendes refuted it, adding that it was “absolutely not a publicity stunt.”
After the release of their song “Seorita,” their connection was confirmed. Cabello and Mendes announced their breakup in November 2021.
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