Lauren Alaina Kristine Suddeth, born on November 8, 1994, is an amazing singer from Roseville, Georgia. Alaina started singing at the age of three. She once performed publicly with a kid’s choir and an annual vacation spot that offered karaoke which was her first public performance. She also sang in restaurants, churches, family holiday gatherings, and everywhere pretty close to where she lived. When the singer was eight years old, she entered the talent competition of the southern stars pageants, and to everyone’s surprise, she won. Immediately after that performance, she was selected to perform on the kids’ talent stage at the Chattanooga Riverbend festival the following year. Alaina’s inspiration for music came from her cousin Holly Witherow who was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Alaina who has achieved a lot and become successful in the music industry is honestly living a humble and peaceful life.
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Lauren Alaina has become a household name in the music industry. Her lovely personality and incredible voice have captured the hearts of millions of people across the globe. Though Alaina has had her ups and downs in her early life, she managed to stay focused and remain an inspiring role model to her humble fans around the world.
Alaina was born on November 8, 1994, in Roseville Georgia, United States of America. She is the daughter of Kristy and J.J Suddeth, her father Mr. J. J Suddeth works as a technician at Chattanooga Tennessee. Alaina began her music career when she sang at the kids’ talents stage at the Chattanooga Riverbend festival. The singer performed annually on that stage until she was 12 before she won the competition that allowed her to perform on the festival’s big stage. When she was 10 she traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the America Model and Talent Competition, she won the competition defeating a total number of 1,500 kids. Still, at 12, Alaina sang with the Georgia country gospel Association’s children’s group. She performed at local bars on Broadway, restaurants, church, and family holiday gatherings.
In 2009 she became the winner of the WinniSTAR youth Talents contest at Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement park. Alaina auditioned for “American Idol” season 10 in Nashville, Tennessee. She became one of the Idol Judges’ favorites. After the audition, Steven Tyler — who was a judge — made a clear statement “We found the one.” In her hometown in Roseville, Georgia, on May 14, 2011, it was proclaimed “Lauren Alaina Day.” Alaina sang ‘Before He Cheats’ with her Idol Carrie Underwood during the season finale. On May 25, 2011, she was declared the runner-up. As she grew musically she was signed into the Interscope Record, Mercury Nashville, and 19 Recordings. Alaina released her first single ‘Like My Mother Does.’ Soon after, the song entered the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart ranking number 49 and top 20 on the Hot 100 chart, and sold 121,000 copies in its first week. Alaina released her debut album “Wildflower” on October 11, 2011, which debuted at number five on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, and number two on the Billboard Top Country Album.
Alaina becomes the first winner at the WinniSTAR youth Talents contest.
Alaina auditions for “American Idol” season 10 and is declared the runner-up.
Alaina releases her first single that enters the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart and the Hot 100 chart.
In January, Alaina starts recording her second album, “Road Less Traveled” which is released in 2017.
Why We Love Lauren Alaina
Alaina is a Christian
Alaina is a Christian and is very proud of her faith and belief. She often says that she lives solely for Christ Jesus.
She is a lover of pets
Alaina is a lover of pets. She has three pets: two dogs named Bella and Prissy and a turtle named Squirt.
She is open about her life struggles
Alaina has always been open to her fans about her life struggles. From the issue of her parent's divorce to her challenges with an eating disorder and many more.
5 Surprising Facts
She is also an actress
Alaina filmed her very first movie titled "The Road Less Traveled" which was released on June 6, 2017, and was produced in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Alaina was a brand ambassador
Alaina was named a brand ambassador for Flight by Yuengling — a premium light beer — in 2020.
Alaina's parents are divorced
Alaina's parents are divorced and are both remarried.
Alaina once suffered from bulimia
Alaina said in a “Rolling Stone” interview in 2016 that she once suffered from Bulimia — an eating disorder — for four years, and she found herself again through music.
She travels a lot
Alaina started traveling at the age of eight moving from one town to another, singing and competing, and this became a lifestyle that she grew to love.
Lauren Alaina FAQs
Who are Alaina's parents?
Alaina is the daughter of Kristy and J. J Suddeth.
Is Alaina married?
Alaina is not married but is currently in a relationship with a mystery man that is yet to be known.
Is Lauren Alaina an only child?
Lauren Alaina is not an only child: she has an older brother named Tyler.
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