Tonight, Lauren Alaina will likely be competing on Celeb Household Feud. Whereas she is well-known amongst the American Idol followers of the world, some folks could also be scratching their heads, questioning who she is.
Lauren Alaina, 24, is an American singer who hails from Rossville, Georgia. She competed on Season 10 of Idol, the place she positioned runner-up.
Alaina launched her debut solo album in 2011, and her second album in 2017. In 2017, she and her pal, Kane Brown, launched their tune, “What Ifs”, and it soared to the highest 5 of the Billboard charts.
After Idol, Alaina was signed to Interscope Information, Mercury Nashville, and 19 Recordings. She carried out finally yr’s 2018 ACM Awards, the place she gained the award for New Feminine Vocalist of the Yr.
That very same yr, she took dwelling the trophy for Greatest Collaborative Video for “What Ifs”.
In a 2018 interview, Alaina sat down to debate her profession, objectives, and her journey within the music trade. She defined that it took six years for her music to be heard by the general public.
“It’s been a loopy journey for positive, and it’s loopy that it took six years to catch on and to get some traction… Final yr was the craziest yr of my life. It was insane, however I’m so enthusiastic about it – and what the longer term holds. I labored very onerous on the music, writing on the Street Much less Traveled for about 4 years. I didn’t get to jot down the primary album (2011’s Wildflower) in any respect that a lot – only one tune. While you come off a present like American Idol, it’s so quick paced that they don’t offer you a lot time in any respect within the artistic course of. However I acquired to take my time on the album, and acquired to jot down each tune on it. They’re my precise tales. I believe that made a distinction, and I believe that made me imagine within the music much more. The entire issues I had been working for all of my life began to fall into place final yr. That was the very best feeling on the earth.”
Over the previous couple of years, Alaina has been busy touring with artists like Alan Jackson, Cole Swindell, Jason Aldean, and Blake Shelton. She was a headliner at a variety of main music festivals, together with Stagecoach Competition.
In Could, Alaina introduced on The Bobby Bones Present that she is courting fellow comic John Crist. Crist is a Christian comic who additionally hails from Georgia, and is finest recognized for his Youtube sketches.
Remember to watch Alaina compete on an all-new episode of Celeb Household Feud airing tonight on ABC at 8pm ET/PT.