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Jackie Evancho

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Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is an American child singer described as a classical crossover artist. Between 2008 and 2010, she entered several talent competitions; made singing appearances, mostly in Pennsylvania; issued an independent album, Prelude to a Dream; and attracted interest on YouTube. Later in 2010, at the age of 10, she gained wider popularity with her performances in the fifth season of the America's Got Talent competition, finishing in second place.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

2000 Birth Born on April 9, 2000.
Between 2008 and 2010, Evancho entered several talent competitions; made singing appearances, including the US national anthem at a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball game and in concerts with Tim Janis and David Foster; issued an independent album, Prelude to a Dream; and attracted interest on YouTube. … Read More
In January 2009, Evancho competed in Las Vegas in the 15th annual U.S.A. World Showcase Talent Competition, where she also finished in second place.
With the 2010 holiday release of her O Holy Night EP, Evancho became the best-selling debut artist of 2010, the youngest top-10 debut artist in US history and the youngest solo artist ever to go platinum in the US.

TEENAGE

In January 2011, she performed Nella Fantasia at the Beverly Hills Chefs for Seals event in support of efforts to end the annual Canadian seal hunt. … Read More
From late 2012 to 2014, she toured the US, performing songs from her 2012 album, Songs from the Silver Screen, which was Evancho's third top-ten album debut. … Read More
2013 13 Years Old 1 More Event
Evancho participated with over 200 Cirque du Soleil performers and others at Bellagio in Las Vegas in March 2013 in the event "One Night for One Drop on World Water Day". … Read More
2014 to present Evancho was the performer for Susan G. Komen's Perfect Pink Party in Palm Beach, Florida, in January 2014, to benefit breast cancer research. … Read More
In 2015, Evancho made a video to support the Humane Society's fight against seal hunting. … Read More
She is expected to release a new album in 2016.
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