… not only is her new album released today, but she’s also getting her own emoji!
i have an emoji #CAMILA
(((((and an album))) https://t.co/lh9HLgxWtM
— camila (@Camila_Cabello) January 11, 2018
More about Camila Cabello:
- Real name: Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao
- Born: Havana (Cuba), March 3, 1997 (20)
Got her start: Left highschool in grade nine to pursue music, but eventually went back and graduated.
Got her fame: As part of Fifth Harmony (placed 3rd on The X Factor in 2012).
X Factor Story: “Camila Cabello auditioned for The X Factor in Greensboro, North Carolina. She auditioned with Aretha Franklin’s “Respect”, however, her audition was not aired because the TV show did not get the rights for the song. After elimination during the “bootcamp” portion of the process in Miami, Florida, Cabello was called back to the stage along with Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Lauren Jauregui, and Dinah Jane to form the girl group that would later become known as Fifth Harmony. – wikipedia”
Got solo: Left the band in December 2016. First solo release was “Crying in the Club” in 2017 (Havana is her second single).
- In November 2015, Cabello collaborated with Canadian singer Shawn Mendes on a duet titled “I Know What You Did Last Summer”, a song they wrote together.
- October 2016, Machine Gun Kelly released a joint single with Cabello called “Bad Things”.
Time.com included her on “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2016” list.