Camila Cabello is a Cuba born American singer who rose to fame through her works with the girl group Fifth Harmony. She gained immense popularity through her single Havana from her debut studio album Camila which was released in 2018. The song became a very big hit and topped charts in most countries. Even I am a very big fan of that song and since hearing it “half of my heart is also in Havana.” Let me take the pleasure of illuminating you with the information about the career and net worth of Camila Cabello in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Camila Cabello was born as Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao on March 3, 1997, in Eastern Havana, Cuba. During her childhood days, she along with her father Alejandro Cabello and mother Sinuhe Estrabao used to swing between Cuba and Mexico. Her family moved to Miami, Florida in 2002, when Camila was five years old and was awarded the US citizenship when she was 11. Camila attended the Miami Palmetto High School but dropped out of it in 2012 as she wanted to pursue a career in music.
Camila was said to be dating Austin Mahone and Michael Clifford in 2015, but the young singer rejected both statements. She was then linked with Jacob Whitesides as the duo shared several pictures together over the social media. Jacob dismissed the rumors following which she was said to be dating Shawn Mendes. Post rumors with Shawn the twitter trended with the hashtag #CongratulationsLouisAndCamila after she was rumored linking with Louis Tomlinson. Camila is currently in a relationship with the YouTuber Matthew Hussey which she confirmed in an interview.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Camila auditioned for the X Factor in 2012, and she performed the song Respect by Aretha Franklin. As the show did not have a copyright for the song, her portion was not telecasted on television, and she was eliminated in the boot camp portion.
Camila was asked to come back to the stage and was asked to form a girl group along with fellow contestants Lauren Jauregui, Dina Jane, Ally Brooke, and Normani. The group was named Fifth Harmony, and they finished third in the competition.
The group signed a deal with Syco Music and Epic records to do albums for them and released their first extended play Better Together in 2013. They went on to release their studio albums Reflection and 7/27 in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Their singles Worth It and Work From Home became huge hits, and Camila and Lauren individually caught the attention of many audiences through their performances in Work From Home.
Camila announced that she is departing from the group in December 2016 to take up a solo music career. While she was with the Fifth Harmony, she did collaborative works with Shawn Mendes, Cashmere Cat, Pitbull, Major Lazor, and Travis Scott.
On August 3, 2017, she released the single Havana which became an instant hit topping charts in the US, UK, Australia, France, and Hungary. On January 12, 2018, she released her debut solo album Camila which debuted at number one in the US. She has won the Billboard Music Award, MTV Europe Music Award, and an iHeartRadio Music Award so far.
Net Worth & Earnings
The beautiful young singer has a net worth of $14 million. She is just 21 years old right now and is expected to amass more fortune in the future as there is still a long way to go for her.
Camila is very much active when it comes to charity and philanthropy. She has actively participated and donated to programs that concentrate on child welfare, women protection and helping AIDS patients.