Alessia Cara shows her singing skills; impersonates Nicki Minaj, Lorde, Grande on Jimmy Fallon show

Updated On 04 Jan, 2018 Published On

Incredible singer Alessia Cara's appearance in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon became quite memorable as she impersonated Nicki Minaj and other singers showing her singing talent to the audiences.

The singer and songwriter Cara is best known for her album Know-it-all that was released in November 2015. Her single Here won the original song award in 2015 Streamy Awards.

To know more about the singer and her impersonations on the Jimmy Fallon show, stay with us.

Alessia Cara amazing singer

The Canadian singer first imitated Ariana Grande singing her version of ‘Skidamarink’ during the Wheel of Musical Impressions segment. After that, she mimicked Minaj singing ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’.

Even though she warned in the beginning that she would not match the level of the rapper, but later when she sang, all of the audience and Fallon himself was shocked. Finally, she sang ‘Ba Ba Black Sheep’ impersonating Lorde with same hand gestures as Lorde does.

Alessia Cara in The Tonight Show

Image: Alessia Cara in The Tonight Show

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Alessia Cara promoting Saturday Night Live appearance

Cara was present on the show in order to promote her appearance on the Saturday Night Live where she will be seen as a guest. You might be amazed to know that, since the show’s debut in 1975, Cara will be the ninth female solo artist from Canada to perform on the SNL and third on this season.

She is also the youngest female singer from Canada to perform after Avril Lavigne who performed in 2003.

Video: Alessia Cara impersonating Nicki Minaj

Alessia Cara very ambitious

Cara seems to be a very ambitious lady because more than four years ago she Tweeted that Saturday Night Live is her dream, and soon we will be seeing the talented singer making her dream come true. Fallon showed Cara’s tweet that she had done on 8th July 2012 where she wrote: “I wanna go on SNL one day.”

Alessia Cara

Image: Alessia Cara

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Alessia Cara career at present

Currently, Cara worked with EP Entertainment and Def Jam Recordings. She is most widely known for her song ‘Here’ from her debut album ‘Know-It-All’. She gained a lot of fame and recognition from it as it became the top 20 in Canada and top 5 in the US.



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Even as a child Cara used to write poems and did theater. She played various songs on guitar when she was only 10 years old. Her journey into music began when she started her own YouTube channel at the age of 13. There she posted various acoustic covers of popular songs.

Alessia Cara

Image: Alessia Cara

Source: Rolling Stone

We must admit that Cara is a true inspiration to all the ladies around the world who are not only in the musical field but in any field. She encourages dreaming and working hard to make it come true. Her journey from YouTube to stardom may seem easy but she had to work through her skills as a musician to reach this height

We wish her all the int for her future.