Gabriel Coronel is the stage name of Venezuelan singer, actor, and model Gabriel Eduardo Coronel Petrilli. He began his career as a television actor, getting his first break in 2007 as Gabriel "El Gago" in the show Somos Tú y Yo in his home country. He relocated to Miami, Florida after landing a role in the Telemundo telenovela Relaciones Peligrosa, where he played the role of Mauricio Blanco. Telemundo released his first ever single, "Una Vez Más," in 2012. Later that year, he signed to WEA Latina and issued his debut digital single for the label, "Desnudo."