Alessia Cara Biography

    Updated On Mar 11, 2018 Published On Jun 09, 2016
    Facts of Alessia Cara
    Date of Birth: 1996 , July-11
    Birth Nation: Canada
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    Information related to her love affairs and boyfriend weren't disclosed until 2017. In the spring of 2017, Alessia revealed that she and musician Kevin Garrett are in a relationship. Kevin Garrett is the musician to write Beyonce's Pray You Catch Me.

    As a child, Cara was also interested in poetry. She wrote several poems. She also began performing in the theater from her young age. When she was just 10, she also began learning guitar lessons and she also began playing songs from that time on. She launched her own YouTube channel in 2010 and she began posting her music covers, AlessiaCaraVEVO, which has over 2.1 million subscribers and over 505 million views as of March 2018.

    While in her mid-teens, she appeared on a radio station, 15 Seconds of Fame on Mix 104.1 Boston. Her career took a peak after, in 2014, she was signed by EP Entertainment. She released her debut single Here on 27th of April 2015 and her debut album Know-It-All was finally released on 13th of November 2015.

    In April 2016, Cara was announced to be one of the supporting acts of British alternative rock band Coldplay in the North American and European legs of their A Head Full of Dreams tour. In the tour, Cara performed alongside Britsih singer/songwriter and Grammy winner Louisa Rose Allen, professionally known as Foxes.

    On November 3, 2016, Cara's music video for her single How Far I'll Go was released, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and produced by Oak Felder and directed by Aya Tanimura.

    Alessia earns around six-figure digits annually and n 2012, she had an annual income of $606,060. Her net worth is estimated $4 million.

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    Born in rampton, Canada

    1996

    Sweet and sexy, Alessia Caraa was born as Alessia Caracciolo in Brampton, Canada to Italian parents. She is Canadian and is of Italian descent. Her mother is an Italian immigrant and her father has an Italian origin. 

    Began playing guitar

    2006

    As a child, Cara was also interested in poetry. She wrote several poems. She also began performing in the theater from her young age. When she was just 10, she also began learning guitar lessons and she also began playing songs from that time on.

    Launched her own YouTube channel

    2010

    One of the emerging singer and songwriter from Canada, she is also a YouTube personality. She launched her own YouTube channel in 2010 and she began posting her music covers. During her mid teens, she also appeared in the 15 Seconds of Fame on Mix 104.1 Boston.

    Released her debut album, Know-It-All

    2015

    She is currently signed to EP Entertainment and Def Jam Recordings. She released her debut single Here on 27th of April 2015 and her debut album Know-It-All was finally released on 13th of November 2015. She is now busy in Know-It-All Tour. 

    Won Streamy Awards

    2015

    She released her debut single Here on 27th of April 2015. After she released this single, she got her first nomination in Streamy Awards in 2015. She was also honored with this award that year and that was for Original Song. 

    Nominated for Kids' Choice Awards

    2016

    She has also been nominated for several awards in 2016. She got her first nomination in Kids' Choice Awards in 2016 for Favorite New Artist. She has also been nominated for Juno Awards from four different categories.