The original name is Alessia Caracciolo. Professionally known as Alessia Cara. She is a Canadian composer, singer, and instrumentalist by profession. Alessia Cara was born on July 11, 1996, in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
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Alessia Cara Education Details
She attended Cardinal Ambrozic Catholic Secondary School. After finishing high school, she took a sabbatical year to devote himself entirely to music. In her childhood, she wrote poetry and work in theater. At the age of 10, she began playing the guitar and composing songs. At age 13, she opened her own YouTube channel, where she recorded versions of her favorite singers. She is a big fan of fellow Canadian singer Drake. Singer and composer of R&B and alternative pop, which has a silky voice that has been compared to that of Norah Jones.
She began her artistic career singing, as well as on YouTube, also on radio stations, such as 15 Seconds of Fame in Mix 104.1 Boston. Due to her shyness, it was difficult for her to act in front of an audience, so she started recording videos to present her songs.
Alessia was dating her boyfriend of several years named Kevin Garett. The news appeared on many platforms of the couple that separated. Reports say his song “Not Today” is about her ex-boyfriend Kevin.
Alessia Cara Career Details
Her appearance at Bestival in Toronto in 2015 was her first performance at a music festival. She debuted in The Fader, accumulating more than 500,000 transmissions in her first week. Her music video added almost three million views on VEVO in two months since its launch. On July 29, 2015, she made her television debut by singing her single Here on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The single received a nomination for a Streamy Award in the “Original Song” category.
She released an EP called Four Pink Walls with five songs, including his debut single. Her first album Know-It-All was released on November 13, 2015. She awarded as Best Artist of the Year at the 2016 Juno Awards. On January 28, 2018, Cara was named Best New Artist at the 2018 Grammy Awards, becoming the first Canadian to win this award. The single, Growing Pains, was released on June 15, 2018, and A Little More on July 11. Cara’s second studio album, The Pains of Growing, was released on November 30, 2018.
In November 2018, Cara posted a tweet about the song saying it was something that allowed her to wallow in misery until she sought happiness once again. There used to be published by Cara and Kevin, but now those posts have been removed, which further confirms to fans that the couple has split up. Her first real television appearance was on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” She has returned to the show to perform several more times since then. Another show she has been in as a musical guest includes Saturday Night Live.
Cara was nominated 67 times and won 17 awards. She has made history by being the first Canadian record artist to win a Grammy. She has won a Streamy Award, a Much Music Video Award, an ASCAP Pop Music Award, a Juno Award, and a SOCAN Award. She named as one of the innovative artists of the year.
Quick Facts About Alessia Cara
Born: July 11, 1996 (23 years old), Brampton, Canada Height: 1.57 m Canadian nationality Net worth: $ 4 million Profession: Canadian singer Songs: Here, scars to your beauty, stay … Genre: R&B, Soul, Pop, Indie Pop Parents: Enza Ciccione and Vincenzo Caracciolo. Name: Alessia Caracciolo.