With changing scene of modern-day music; Joel Pimentel and his musical band, CNCO, gives you the reason to lever up the volume.
Mexican singing sensation Joel Pimentel is famous for being the band member of the Latin Boy Band, CNCO. The musical group was formed back in 2015 with five members including Joel, Christopher Velez, Richard Camacho, Zabdiel de Jesus and Erick Brian Colon. Their first album Primera Cita in 2016 became a sensation.
Wishes To Have Girlfriend At 50 Years Of Age, Has Celebrity Crush On Kendall Jenner
The singer tweeted on 4 June 2015 that he is not having any girlfriend until he turns 50 years of age. He further clarified his stand on 19 November 2015 by saying that he doesn't have a girlfriend while replying to a query of a fan.
During the 2016 interview for the E! News, all the band members of CNCO were asked about their real-life crush. Joel said that his biggest celebrity crush is Kendall Jenner. The singer also added that his most significant musical inspiration is Beatles and he would love to collaborate with the British singer, Ed Sheeran.
Joel has always made people inquisitive about his personal life. One of the Twitter account named Nico P. De Leon on 7 June 2018 had asked him to get a girlfriend and questioned intent in his life. However, Joel has still not responded to the Twitter post.
The musician on his another tweet on 21 July 2018 expressed his dissatisfaction towards some group of people, who have been linking him with a fangirl from an undisclosed photo. To clear the air he tweeted,
Stop talking before you know! That girl in that picture was a fan who was asking me something and I did not hear anything so I approached. The photo they saw is from a video, if they watch the video they will see that it is not a kiss. And do you really think I would do that in a public place?
Joel's Family: Three Siblings, Wishes Birthday To Age-Defying Mother
Joel’s family consists of his parents and three brothers; Luis Angel, Emmanuel and Gabriel Pimentel De Leon. Gabriel is the youngest member of the family.
Joel’s social media posts are filled with numerous pictures of his parents and siblings. The singer had posted a sweet birthday greeting for his Mexican mother, Patricia Pimentel De Leon.
Joel Pimentel with mother Patricia Pimentel De Leon on 22 June 2016 (Photo: Instagram)
Joel captioned the picture saying her mother celebrated her 21st birthday, reflecting that her mother is ageless and beautiful. The singer also thanked his mom for everything that she had given him in his life. Although nothing much is known about his father, he wished his dad on 19 June 2016 on the occasion of Father's Day.
He also Instagrammed another childhood image along with mom as a Mother’s Day post on 11 May 2018 with a caption,
Happy mothers day to all Mexican mothers, especially mine. I love you mom@patricia_live_4
Instant Sucess Of The Latin Band, CNCO
CNCO, which includes other members like Christopher Velez, Richard Camacho, Zabdiel de Jesus and Erick Brian Colon, has been one of the most prominent musical bands for the last three years. The band was formed as a part of the first season of the singing reality show, La Bande. The four finalists and winner Christopher Velez formed the CNCO band in 2015.
Their first album, Primera Cita in 2016 became a global success and was certified Diamond, Platinum, and Gold around the globe. His band has garnered numerous awards including two iHeartRadio Music Awards in 2017 and 2018 and Billboard Latin Music Award in 2017.
The group released their latest single, Mamita in April 2018, which was the part of their self-titled sophomore album via Sony Music Latin. The hit number continues the group’s hot streak, which places them as one of the most famous names in Latin music.
The musical band had recently rejoiced their followers when they published their new music video titled Se Vuelve Loca on their YouTube channel on 19 July 2018. CNCO has also addressed their upcoming tours including Espaco das Americas in Sao Paulo, Brazil on 5 August 2018 and Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile on 9 December 2018.
The 19-year-old singer was born as Joel Pimentel De León on 28 February 1999 in Hesperia, California. As per wiki, he stands at the height of 1.77 m (5’ 10”) and belongs to the Latin ethnicity. His birth sign is Pisces.
Joel attended the Oak Hills High School in his hometown to complete his education.