Camila Cabello began her career when the singer auditioned for 2012 The X Factor.
At first, she started it by doing solo and was eliminated during the boot camp. Yet, she was brought back to join other participants to form Fifth Harmony.
The girl group ended in the third. In 2013, they launched their EP called Better Together. Then, the group released their album titled Reflection two years later.
In 2015, Camila partnered with Shawn Mendes to produce a single called I Know What You Did Last Summer.
The song got platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In November 2016, she departed from Fifth Harmony and continued her career as a solo.
Throughout her solo performance, the singer had collaborated with other artists such as Cashmere Cat and Travis Scott.
Her own first single Crying in the Club was released in 2017 at the Billboard Music Awards.
Her hit Havana was ranked at the Billboard’s Pop Songs for straight seven weeks and led her win reputable albums such as American Music Awards and Billboard Music Awards.
The next year, she released her debut album named Camila. The singer won 18 awards in less than a year after deciding to be a solo.
- Full name: Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao
- Stage name: Camila Cabello
- Nickname: Mila, Camz, Kaki, Cami
- Born: March 3, 1997 in Cuba
- Nationality: Cuban, American
- Religion: Christian
- Profession: Singer, songwriter
- Education: Miami Palmetto Senior High School
- Hobbies: Playing guitar and watching soccer
- Parents: Alejandro Cabello (Father) and Sinuhe Estrabao (Mother)
- Sibling: Sofi
- Boyfriend: Shawn Mendes
- Instagram: @camila_cabello
- Twitter: @camila_cabello
- YouTube: Camila Cabello
- Facebook: @camilacabello
- Her trademarks are her long hair and catchy music.
- She likes eating chicken nuggets and pizza.
- Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish are her celeb friends.
- Cabello’s favorite fruit is bananas.
- She is a Potterhead! Yet, her go-to book is The Book Thief.
- Camila’s style icon is Audrey Hepburn.
- She is a massive fan of soccer. She adores Brazil’s national team.
- Cabello once said if she wasn’t a singer, she would like to be a dentist.
- She left her high school when she was in the 9th grade. Then, she got her high school diploma by homeschooling.
- The cover of her first album was captured in Little Havana in Miami.
- Her song with Shawn Mendes titled I Know What You Did Last Summer was written backstage right after Taylor Swift’s concert.
- In 2016, she was listed in Time’s magazine as one of the 25 most influential teens.
- In 2017, the former president of the United States, Barack Obama, said that Camila’s song, Havana, was his favorite song at that time.
- In the same year, she peaked at number two as the most listened to artist on Spotify.
- She won Best New International Artist at the 2017 iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards.
- She also sang to UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital patients in May 2017.
- In February 2019, Camila was dating a British coach named Matthew Hussey.
- She donated 10,000 USD to a homeless chess champion and his family in 2019.
- In 2020, she joined iHeart’s concert from the living room to raise funds for the coronavirus pandemic.
- She and her boyfriend Shawn Mendes participated in the Black Live Matter protests.
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1. A selfie of Camila!
2. She is like a fairy
3. This black outfit also suits her look!
4. What do you think of this lace dress and black boot?
5. This red dress makes her performance shinier
Whether in a group or solo, Camila Cabello proves that she is a talented singer.