Sela, who is from San Antonio Texas, has been singing since she was 3 years old. She did not have any formal vocal lessons until the age of 12. She formed a band with her 3 brothers in 2013 and started to play festivals and gigs in the San Antonio area. She entered into the Kidd Kraddick “Big Break” contest in 2014 and became one of 8 semifinalists. Sela then began her training at the Septien Entertainment Group located in Dallas, Texas. Shortly thereafter she was asked to audition by Linda Septien to be a backup dancer and singer for a major label. Sela has also danced since the age of 4 years and is an accomplished hip hop dancer.