One of Colombia's YouTube pioneers, he became famous for his ELCHICODELAFRO YouTube channel, which specializes in sketch comedy and parody videos. The channel has earned over 270,000 subscribers.
His earliest YouTube videos, posted in 2013 and early 2014, include "10 Cosas Que Pensaba Cuando Era Nino" ("Ten Things You Thought When You Were a Child") and Bienvenidos, Empecemos Desde Cero" ("Welcome, Started from Scratch").
Popular across numerous social media platforms he earned over 40,000 Vine followers and he has more than 470,000 Facebook likes and over 140,000 Twitter followers.
His family is from the coffee territory of Colombia. He grew up in the city of Armenia. At age 17, he moved to Bogota, Colombia to live on his own. He later moved to Cartagena, then back to Armenia. He began dating Yury Garcia.
He and Andres Lopez are both Colombian YouTube sensations.