Tela (Winston Rogers) is rapper from Memphis, Tennessee. A southern rap performer, Tela was associated with Eightball & MJG early in his career.
In 1996, he released his debut album Piece Of Mind. The album was produced by Suave House in-house producer T-Mixx and featured appearances by Eightball & MJG, Crime Boss, and Mr. Mike of South Circle. Despite his initial success, he left Suave House Records and joined Rap-A-Lot Records for his second album Now Or Never, released in 1998.