Jackie Evancho is an American singer and actor who became a household name at the age of ten by being the first runner-up in the fifth season of America’s Got Talent. She is the youngest female solo artist to premiere in the top 10 list of Billboard Hot 200. Here is a quick summary of Jackie Evancho’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jackie Evancho Early Life
Jacqueline Marie Evancho saw the light of the day on April 09, 2000 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. She was born to a Catholic family to Michael Evancho and Lisa Evancho. She is the second child of her parents with an elder sister Juliet who’s transgender. Jackie has a younger sister Rachael and a younger brother Zachary.
Jackie discovered her inclination towards music at the age of eight because of her fascination with the soundtrack of the film “The Phantom of the Opera”. Apart from singing, she also played piano and violin. She took vocal lessons and competed in various local talent competitions to brush up her flairs and mostly came runner-up at the rudimentary stage. She earned the fame and name wherever she performed. She sang with variegate choirs like the Children’s Festival Chorus of Pittsburgh, percolated on PBS and lofted her own YouTube channel which is quite in vogue.
Currently, she was in headlines for her performance of the National Anthem at the Presidential inauguration of Donald Trump in January 2017.
Jackie Evancho Career, Awards & Achievement
Jackie Evancho has enriched the global audience with her mesmerizing classical crossover singing. All the six albums released by Jackie were platinum and gold albums.
Jackie released her first album in 2009, “Prelude to a Dream” which was turned obsolete due to a considerable change in her voice within a year and a half. In 2010, she climbed the peaks of her success by entering in “America’s Got Talent”. After winning AGT, she signed a deal with Columbia Records and liberated a mini album, “O Holy Night” in October 2010.
In 2011, Jackie gave another full length album, “Dream With Me” which scored number 1 on Billboard charts and was appreciated internationally. In November 2011, Jackie was all set to give her first Christmas album, “Heavenly Christmas” which also did great on charts. In February 2012, she got an opportunity to perform in front of the President Barack Obama and numerous dignitaries at the annual National Prayer Breakfast.
In October 2012, she released her fourth album, “Songs from the Silver Screen”. Although, Jackie started her acting career in 2007 by performing in “High School Musical”, her first featured television show was “Wizards of Waverly Place: Back to Max” in 2011.
Her success and fan following led Billboard Classical chart to include Jackie twice on its list of “music movers-and-shakers under the age of 21”.
In 2014, she released her fifth full album, “Awakening” followed by the release of “Someday at Christmas” in 2016. The latest of all albums of Jackie is “Two Hearts” which launched her as a coauthored songwriter.
Awards & Achievements
Jackie Evancho’s all albums hit number one on the Billboard charts. Till date, she’s released seven studio albums, three albums, thirteen music videos, one EP and thirty five singles, all gaining huge appraisal.
The release of her seventh album, “Two Hearts” badged Jackie for being number one on the charts for consecutive seven times.
The Kean Quest Talent Search gives an annual “Jackie Evancho Award” to the contestants of the show who show courage and push through to follow their dreams and desires.
Net Worth of Jackie Evancho
Jackie Evancho has an estimated net worth of over $4 million. The source of her income is majorly singing.
Jackie Evancho is a teen with big stardom yet, can be termed as a common teenager. Even after the tiresome recordings and tours, she manages to attend her school. She’s not only involved in singing but strongly supports her transgender sister. She is also involved in various social activities and is the ambassador for MISSION: Humane which is an organization that works to enlighten the instinct of youth towards animals.