Candelaria María Tinelli

(1990-10-06) October 6, 1990 (age 31)
  • Singer
  • Influencer
  • Painter
  • Fashion designer
  • Businesswoman
Years activefrom 2014
  • Marcelo Tinelli (father)
  • Soledad Aquino (mother)
RelativesJuana Tinelli (sister)

María Candelaria Tinelli (November 6, 1990; Buenos Aires 22, Argentina) mostly known as Lelé, is an Argentine singer, Influencer, fashion designer, businesswoman and painter. Daughter of the renowned television presenter and producer, sports leader and also businessman Marcelo Tinelli.

As a singer, she has recorded her first album, Yo; and she has participated in several concerts. In addition, she is a painter, collaborator of a renowned clothing store, fashion designer, model and businesswoman, she has her own brand of women's clothing, called "Madness Clothing".

She is active on social media, in which, due to her clothes and her sassy style, she was criticized for her not-so-worked-out style.

In 2022, Lelé debuted on television as a member of the 100 juries of the Argentine talent show All Together Now, where she also shared work with other artists as well as with her then-partner, the singer-songwriter and composer Coti, and with his uncle, the musician and percussionist Luciano "Tirri" Giugno.

Personal life


Candelaria was born on November 6, 1990, in Buenos Aires, Argentina and has four brothers Micaela, Juana, Francisco and Lorenzo Tinelli. Tinelli is controversial because of her tattoos because she has many parts of her body with tattoos, such as her hands, neck and face, due to this fact the media criticized the singer.[1]

In 2016 she was a guest at the opening of the dance reality show Bailando por un sueño in which she sang the song in English by Ellie Goulding entitled Love Me like You Do.[2]

Tinelli was in 2019 at the Lollapalooza recital and sang Haters (in collaboration with Femigangsta) and Todo que Soy.[3]

Lelé in 2019 was invited as a singer to the 29th edition of the Unicef charity event for eltrece called Un Sol para los Chicos and sang her song called "Yo".

In 2022 she was parading in the fashion event Argentina Fashion Week and wearing her own clothes designed by herself.

Award nominations and romantic relationships

On 2017 was nominated to the first edition of the Digital Martín Fierro Awards on the category "Most active on Instagram" in that only been nominated. In that same year she had a love affair with the Argentine actor and singer Franco Masini, in the media they were called "the couple of the year", it was confirmed that they separated in December of the same year.[4]

In December 2020, Candelaría published on her Instagram that she is having an relationship with the singer Coti Sorokin. They were together on 2022 on the Argentine version of the talent show All Together Now, and they broke in August 2022.



Year Album
2019 Yo
  • Released on 28 March 2019
  • Discography: MGMTs
  • Formats: Digital download and streaming


Year Title Album
2016 «Contigo» "Yo"
«Tiempo de Amar»
2018 «Yo»
«Aire y Veneno»
«La Benjamín»
(featuring POLY)
Non-album single
2019 «Todo Lo Que Soy» "Yo"
«No Me Sueltes»
«Bad Boy»
«Todo Lo Que Soy»
«5 AM» Non-album single
2020 «Juntos» Non-album single
«Loca Enamorada» Non-album single
«Resucitar» Non-album single
«Me Está Gustando» Non-album single
«Bad Boy (Live)» "Session At Romaphonic"
«Me Está Gustando (Live)»
«Yo (Live)»
2021 «Agua - En memoria de Pau Donés»
(featuring Coti)
Non-album single


Year Country Program Role Media Notes
2016 Argentina Showmatch: Bailando Por Un Sueño Argentina 2016 Invited singer eltrece Invited singer at the opening of the program
2018 Cortá por Lozano Invited Telefe
2019 Showmatch 30 años Invited singer eltrece Invited singer at the opening of the program (Potpourri)
Premios Martín Fierro 2019 Invited Telefe Special guest together with her brothers in the emotional tribute to her father
Un sol para los chicos Invited singer eltrece Invited singer at Unicef solidarity event
Uruguay Desayunos informales Invited Teledoce
Argentina MTV Fans en Vivo Invited MTV
2021 Showmatch: El especial de humor Invited eltrece Invited on musical sketch "Los Tack See Boys"
Showmatch: Bailando Por Un Sueño Argentina 2021 Invited eltrece Invited on last program
2022 Canta Conmigo Ahora Jurado eltrece

Awards and nominations

Year Country Organization Category Work Result Ref.
2015 Mexico MTV Millennial Awards Argentinian Instagrammer of the Year Herself (Instagram) Nominated
2016 Argentina Premios Tato Musical curtain «Tiempo De Amar» (in Showmatch) Nominated
2017 Argentina Premios Martín Fierro Digitales More interactive on Instagram Herself (Instagram) Nominated [5]


  1. ^ "Instagram: hija de Marcelo Tinelli sorprende con tatuaje que le cubre el cuello".
  2. ^ "ShowMatch 2016: así volvió Marcelo Tinelli a la televisión".
  3. ^ "Cande Tinelli debutó en el Lollapalooza 2019 con nuevo disco, raperas invitadas y su familia en bambalinas".
  4. ^ "Candelaria Tinelli y Franco Masini terminaron su noviazgo de seis meses".
  5. ^ "La lista de ganadores de los premios Martín Fierro Digital".

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