Jelina is a social media star, who gained prominence for her Musical.ly (now known as TikTok) videos. A gifted dancer, Jelina made use of her dancing skills in order to become popular on the famous video social network app. After creating her TikTok account in July 2015, she went on to accumulate more than 3.4 million fans, which turned her into a social media sensation. Jelina is also a popular Instagrammer as her official Instagram page has managed to gather more than 90,000 followers. Apart from posting interesting photos and video clips of herself, she has also posted a couple of photographs, featuring her niece and her friends on Instagram. She also owns a Twitter account, which she uses to interact with her fans and followers. Read on to know more about this young and talented social media star.
Early Life & Career
Jelina was born on May 9, 1998 in Colorado, United States of America. Though Jelina developed an interest towards dance at a very young age, she did not receive any kind of formal dance training. However, she started teaching herself some cool dance moves as she was very passionate about dance.
In order to showcase her dancing skills, Jelina created an account on TikTok in July 2015 and started posting dance videos. She soon caught the attention of many with her cool dance moves. Also, the fact that she used the musical tracks of some famous celebrities helped her to achieve fame and success on the popular video social network app.
Jelina started gathering considerable number of followers on TikTok, which helped her to establish herself as a social media star. One of her dance videos, in which she danced to the tunes of Beyoncé’s ‘Crazy in Love,’ went on to become extremely popular. With more than 3.4 million fans and over 100 million hearts, Jelina is one of the most popular TikTok stars in the United States.
Jelina is also a popular Instagrammer as her official Instagram page has managed to gather more than 90,000 followers. While she predominantly posts interesting photos and video clips of herself, she has also posted a couple of photographs, featuring her niece and her friends. She has also posted a picture of her sister on her Instagram account.
Though Jelina does not have a YouTube channel, many of her TikTok videos can be found on YouTube. Some of them have been uploaded by Jelina’s fans and followers. She is also popular on Twitter, where she posts interesting thoughts, pictures, and video clips. Her Twitter account, which was created on May 29, 2012, has more than 1500 followers.
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Personal Life & Family
Jelina is close to her mother and has featured her on many of her TikTok videos. She is also close to her sister and niece. She had shared an adorable video of her sister in 2017 and often shares photos of her niece on her Instagram account. She has a lot of friends and likes to hang around with them. She has also featured some of her friends on her TikTok videos.
Before creating an account on TikTok (earlier known as Musical.ly), she taught herself the nuances involved in dancing by watching various YouTube videos of famous dancers. Since she was passionate about dance from a very young age, she spent long hours in polishing her dancing skills, which paid off in the end as she went on to become an internet celebrity solely because of her dancing abilities.
Apart from dancing, she also loves spending time by playing sports like soccer and basketball. She currently lives in California, Los Angeles, along with her pet dog, Kobe. Jelina likes to keep her personal life away from the tabloids and hence hasn’t revealed much about her private life.