Jacqueline Marie “Jackie” Evancho is an American sensation classical crossover singer, actor, and model. She started her career early at the age of 8, and has also gained wide recognition at such an early age in 2009.
Between 2008 and 2010, Jackie entered different talent competitions, made singing appearances, including the U.S. National Anthem at a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball game, and concerts with Tim Janis and David Foster. Her spotlight performance of the National Anthem at the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump in January 2017 issued an independent album, Prelude to a Dream; and attracted fans on social media, most especially on YouTube.
- Nationality: Pennsylvania, United States of America
- Date of Birth: April 9, 2000
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: $6 Million
During the summer of 2010, she became a household name when she was selected to appear on “America’s Got Talent”, after winning the most number of votes via the show’s YouTube voting system. She went on to become the runner-up to blues singer, Michael Grimm.
Evancho was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Lisa and Michael Evancho. Jackie has an elder sister Juliet (before Jacob) who is a transgender, and 2 younger siblings, Rachel and Zachary.
Evancho family are Catholic and her father operated a video security business before quitting in 2010 to manage her daughter’s career.
She attended Pine Richlands School. But since her singing acquired most of her time, she could not attend formal school and therefore switched to online schooling.
Evancho has managed to keep her personal information so secret, except when her boyfriend of two years broke up with her over Snapchat. Writing the song ‘Apocalypse’ in one of her album represented the terrible break up. Being young, it seems like she is sharpening her strength and skills to make her all dreams come true.
Jackie Evancho Career and Path
She has taken part in many local and national competitions since age 8. Her YouTube channel was noticed and she soon became a sensation. At age 10, she participated in the fifth season of the reality show ‘America’s Got Talent’ and won the second place.
Her first album was already charted before the show was complete. She was the best selling debut artist for her ‘O Holy Night’. She is the youngest to be listed on “Top 10 debut artist” list and is the youngest singer to go platinum. Jackie was chosen to perform at various Presidential functions including the 2017 inauguration of President Trump. She has also done modeling and acted in advertisements and movies. This soprano has won numerous accolades at a young age and her net worth has increased tremendously in the last 6 years.
Jackie Evancho is animal lover and an Ambassador for US Mission Humane. She is well-mannered and was on the list of top 10 best-mannered people of 2011. She was interviewed by Oprah Winfrey and had once mentioned that she says a prayer before any performance. An award has been instituted in her name by Kean Quest Talent Search for exceptional singing talent.
In addition to her singing career, Jackie Evancho also enjoys playing the sewing, swimming, playing with her pets, drawing, archery, riding horses, playing violin and piano.
Jackie Evancho Net Worth, Cars and House
Jackie Evancho just clocked 18 this April and still lives with her parents. Unconfirmed rumor has it that she is about to acquire a house somewhere in New York for an undisclosed amount. However, she still live with her parents in Pittsburgh, PA.
We estimate Jackie Evancho net worth to be $6,000,00 based on her albums, sales, and performances. She is projected to be worth $12million with the next 4 years.