Chela is a Filipino-Australian singer, musician, and songwriter. She is currently the vocalist as well as the bass guitarist of the American band, Children Collide. She is also a former member of the band, Wall of Mirrors.

Quick Info
Nick Name
Birth Name
Chelsea May Wheatley
Birth Place
Fremantle, Western Australia
Current City
Los Angeles, California, United States
Nicole Freeman
mixed (Filipino-Spanish-Australian-Irish )
Zodiac Sign
Social Media
Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
singer, musician, and songwriter
Net Worth$100 thousand - $1 million
Chela Source: Facebook

Where was Chela born and raised?

Chela was born by the name Chelsea May Wheatley. She was born and raised in Fremantle, Western Australia to her Australian parents whose name hasn’t been disclosed in public yet. She moved to Melbourne, Victoria with her family when she was 15 years old. She has Australian nationality and mixed ethnicity with Filipino-Spanish-Australian-Irish descent. She has Virgo as her birth sign.

She hasn’t disclosed further information about her childhood and siblings. She has an elder sister named Nicole Freeman with whom she spent most of her childhood. Both she and her sister, Nicole used to spend more time writing music and raps during their teen years. Her exact birthday and year are still a mystery to us.



Chela hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her educational background yet. She started making music at the age of 12 so she has been actively on music since her early years. She probably completed her high school in Australia.


How did Chela start her Career?

She was inspired by singing, writing, and rapping from an early age. Her dream was the produce music. She eventually started writing music for her elder sister and her father was very supportive to her.

During her teenage years, she spent most of her time playing bass guitar for different punk bands. She further produced music at the age of 12 and she has worked with several Australian music producers such as Kaelyn Behr, Gus Dapperton, Kathleen Hanna, Goldroom, and many more.

Chela rocking her bass guitar in South Wales Concert
Chela rocking her bass guitar in South Wales Concert Source: Facebook

She released her first song, “Closure” in 2014. Her song was entitled as Spotify artist the following year in 2015. Since then, she has released several singles and collaborated songs such as “Romanticise,” “Plastic Gun,” “Heartbreak,” “My Say So,” “Bad Habit,” and many more.

Her YouTube channel has gained over 8.56 thousand subscribers which goes by the name Chela et Cetera. She is currently working with the three-member band, Children Collide and she released the song, ‘Uh Oh’ in May 2021.


Personal Life

Chela has kept her life secret from the social media platform. However, she mentioned her sister who is a lesbian. Her sister, Nicole Joy Freeman is married to a beautiful woman, Emma Freeman. They have a beautiful son together, Henry Fox Freeman.

She currently resides in Los Angeles, California, United States. She has always been a great music enthusiast. She taught herself piano and bass guitar. She also loves to dance and we can see her amazing dance in her music videos. This Singer also enjoys tricking people. She usually tricks people when a question about her ethnicity is raised. She if further believed to be single and unmarried.


Physical Description

She is probably in her late 20s or early 30s judging from her appearance. She is a beautiful and confident woman. She possesses brown eyes and black hair which she dyes with brown, blonde, or red. She further has a slim body build and her sexual orientation is still a mystery to us.


Social Media

She is an active social media personality. She has gained over 29 thousand followers on Facebook. On Instagram, she has gained over 12.4 thousand followers and can be connected with @chelaetc. She is further on Twitter which she joined in November 2012. She has over 2.4 thousand followers and can be connected with @chelaetc.

Chela with her parents and sister
Chela with her parents and sister Source: Instagram

Net worth

Chela has an estimated net worth of over $100 thousand to $1 million as of 2021. She has been gaining recognition in the music industry as a soul R&B singer. She has been actively producing music from the age of 13 till today. She is leading a successful as well as low-key life.



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