Chili (Carlos Augusto) Fernandez was born May 26, 1984 under the sign of Gemini. His family consists of his father Charles, his mother Marcela, his older sister and younger brothers Lucrecia Melisa and Pipo. He lives in the South Zone in El Arco de Benavidez.
Even as a boy, he was interested in music. At 6 years old, while attending primary school No. 5 Juana Manso, was part of a group called Aloa with his father and uncle. Two years later he joined Los Volcanoes. At 10 he was already singing solo and playing the keyboard at festivals and events. A year later he was invited to join the group as a keyboardist for Gitanos giving him his first steps into the tropical music.