Who is Lauren Alaina?
Lauren Alaina is an American country music singer, songwriter, and actress. She made it up to Finale of the tenth season of American Idol and ended up runner-up. Her latest album Road Less Travelled’s title song achieved the first number one on the Country Airplay chart. At the end of the year, with her topping Billboard chart continuously five times with her friend and former classmate Kane Brown on their duet What Ifts, second number one came.
Lauren Alaina: Birth Facts, Family, Childhood
Lauren was born in Rossville, Georgia on November 8, 1994. Her birth name is Lauren Alaina Kristine Suddeth. She was born to Kristy(mother) and J.J. Suddeth(father). Her father is a process technician in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Her cousin, Holly Witherow, who was diagnosed with a brain tumor was her inspiration. At the age of three, Alaina persuades her singing career. Lauren was so inspired that she would go anywhere within a 30-mile radius of her house to perform. Alaina sang in church, restaurants, and even in public performances with the bunch of Kids Choir. Lauren is an American.
Lauren Alaina: Education History
Alaina went to Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia. Lauren was a cheerleader back then. She focused more on music career than Education. Lauren won the Southern Stars Pageant at the age of eight. Her music career started before that. As soon as she is aware of any competition, she would hurry up and apply for it.
Lauren Alaina: Early Professional Life and Career
She spent her four years performing on the stage at Chattanooga’s Riverbend Festival. She won the competition in the fourth year which allowed her to perform on the Festival’s big stage. As always, an enthusiastic Lauren traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the American Model and Talent Competition. She was ten when she won the competition and beat out 1,500 kids. Additionally, she started performing at local bars on Broadway, such as Tootsie’s. Besides this, she was also the first one to win WinniSTAR youth talent contest at Lake Winnepesaukah amusement park in 2009. Her life took a new turn and came to light when she auditioned for the tenth season of American Idol in Nashville, Tennessee. She was a judge favorite from the beginning. With her hard work and determination, She was able to reach up to Finale. She was the runner-up of the tenth season. During her days on American Idol, Alaina signed Interscope Records, Mercury Nashville, and 19 Recordings. Later, she debuted her first single ‘Like My Mother Does’. The song succeeded to enter Billboard Hot Country Songs chart at forty-nine and the Hot 100 chart at twenty. 121,000 copies were sold in the first week. After the conclusion of Americal Idol, Alaina performed on several biggest talk shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Live with Regis and Kelly and The Today Show. Her first album Wildflower reached twenty-eight on the US Billboard 200 in 2011. To promote her album, She approached many television and radio performing her single ‘ Georgia Peaches’. Moreover, she also performed at the White House on November 21, for Barack and Michelle Obama. She started to work on her second album from 2013. On May 7, 2013, She released the single ‘ Barefoot and Buckwild’, which charted at thirty-four on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Her track “Antartica: One World, One Family was declared the theme song for the SeaWorld attraction Antartica: Empire of the Penguin. Furthermore, she has also released many singles and covers such as Next Boyfriend and Oh Holy Night. And finally, she released title song of her second album Road Less Traveled on July 11, 2016, which she co-wrote with Meghan Trainor and Jesse Frasure. After ten months, ‘ Road Less Traveled’ reached number one on the Billboard Country Airplay chart. Lauren released her second album on January 27, 2017. She described her second album very different from her debut album. The album full of self-acceptance and love was her success. She released her new single “Doin’ Fine” on May 22, 2017. She became the only female to top both country charts in 2017.
Lauren Alaina: Lifetime Achievement and Awards
She was nominated for many awards such as CMT Music Awards 2012, Teen Choice Awards 2012, American Country Awards, ACM Awards, Radio Disney Music Awards, CMT Music Awards 2017, Music Row Awards, Country Music Association Awards. But she was able won three of them, American Country Awards 2012, CMT Music Awards 2017 and Music Row Awards 2017. On 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards, she won the award for the New Female Vocalist of the Year.
Lauren Alaina: Salary and Net Worth
Lauren has estimated net worth of $800 thousand. She has not only gained net-worth but fame, popularity, and love from her fans.
Lauren Alaina: Rumors and Controversy
There was a rumor about Alaina dating the American-Idol winner Scotty McCreery. But Scotty has strongly denied and confirmed that he is not dating Lauren. Later on, She also admitted that they were just good friends and even though everyone wants them to like each other, they can’t. Everyone’s favorite Lauren tweeted apologies after her public Twitter fight. She admitted having her heart broken. She sent the multi-tweet apology. But Lauren avoids the tweeting evidence and argue that people with whom she was arguing were cyber-bullying her, and making threats.
Lauren Alaina: Description of Body Measurements
Alaina is 5 feet 6 inches tall. Alaina’s weight is 58 kg. Lauren has two-toned hair. Alaina’s bust-waist-hips measurement is 34-25-34 inches. Her Bra Size is 32 B and Shoe Size is 10(US) or 40.5(EU).
Lauren Alaina: Social Media Profiles
She is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Lauren has almost 600k followers on Facebook, more than 385k followers on Instagram and 657k followers on Twitter. Reference: (wcpo.com) Updated On Mon Oct 08 2018 Published On Mon Oct 08 2018 By Married Bio