Kari Erickson Biography

Kari Erickson

Quick Facts About Kari Erickson

Celebrated Name Kari Erickson
Age -1 Years
Nick Name Kari
Birth Name Kari Erickson
Birth Date 2004
Gender Female
Profession Singer
Birth Nation United States
Place Of Birth Hartselle, Alabama
Nationality American
Famous For American Idol 2021 contestant
Home Town Hartselle, Alabama
Father Lee Erickson
Mother Jennifer Erickson
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
High School Hartselle High School
Height Tall
Weight Average
Body Type Average
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Not Married
Source of Wealth Music, dance, acting
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Alabama-native Kari Erickson is not only an aspiring singer, she is an entertainment package. Erickson is an American singer, actor, dancer, model from Decatur, Alabama. Erickson has been in the entertainment industry since her early teens. Erickson garnered mainstream recognition in the United States after she appeared in the 19th season of the reality show singing competition, American Idol in 2021. She made a brief appearance on the show. 

Besides singing, she is a dancer, actor, and model. She started dancing in her childhood and has nearly 15 years of dance training experience. She is also a singer with 5 years of vocal training experience. She has starred in numerous local and high school productions. 

Kari Erickson mother

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What is Kari Erickson Famous For?

  • Contestants on the 19th season of American Idol.

Where is Kari Erickson From?

Kari Erickson was born in 2004. Her birth place is in Decatur, Alabama in the United States. She holds an American nationality. She grew up in Decatur, Alabama. She was born to father Lee Erickson and mother Jennifer Erickson. She belongs to white ethnicity and her religion is Christianity. She attends Hartselle High School, where she is a junior. 

Kari Erickson dancing

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Kari Erickson Career

  • Kari Erickson started dancing at an early age. She trained at her mother, dancing studio, Dancers Incorporated in Decatur. According to her resume, she has 14 years of dance training at her mother's dance studio. 
  • She is the former title holder of the Dance Masters of America Chapter and received scholarships from them. She also received a scholarship from Hollywood Dance Jamz.
  • She has competed in several dance competitions.  
  • Besides dancing, she has also starred in various local and school productions of "The Wizard of Oz", "Hairspray", "Peter Pan", and "High School Musical" among others. 
  • She started taking vocal training in high school. She was a member of the Hartselle High School Concert choir from 2017 to 2020.
  • In 2019, she was named Miss River Cities Outstanding Teen 2019. 
  • She was named Miss Quad Cities Outstanding Teen in 2020.
  • She was the winner of Stars Over Alabama Talent (13 & Up) in 2020.
  • She was the winner of Virtual Dream Night Talent Search (VDNTS) in 2020.
  • She is the chapter secretary at the International Thespian Society since 2018.
  • To polish her singing skills, she took private vocal lessons for 5 years. 
  • Some of Erickson's singles are "Somewhere Over the Rainbow", "Used to Be Mine", and "At Last".

Kari Erickson Idol

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  • Erickson made her American Idol debut in 2021. Her time on the show was brief. 
  • She auditioned in the 19th season of American Idol where she sang, "She Used to Be Mine". Her audition did not air on television. 
  • She was featured in Hollywood Week in the 19th season of American Idol. 
  • She performed Harry Styles' "Watermelon Sugar" with her duet partner, Beane (full name: Brennan Hepler). 
  • However, the judges advanced Beane to the next round and eliminated Erickson from the show. 
  • One of the judges, Katy Perry said, "Kari, you just need a little bit more experience."
  • She shared about her American Idol experience on social media. She wrote, "Thank you @beanemusic and @americanidol for this amazing experience," the teen said in an Instagram post. "I love you @katyperry, @lionelrichie and @lukebryan. Getting this far is what I needed to light a fire."

Kari Erickson Height

Kari Erickson stands at an average American height and has average American weight. She has hazel eyes and her hair color is brown. Her sexual orientation is straight. 

Kari Erickson Boyfriend

Kari Erickson has not revealed anything about her personal life on social media. She is too young to get married. However, she might be dating a handsome guy or soon will get one in the future. Any updates about her relationship status will be updated here.

Kari Erickson Net Worth

Kari Erickson is in showbiz since her teenage. She is a professional dancer, singer, actor, and model. Though she has yet to make a mainstream success, she has already shown the potential to become a huge star in the future. At present, she earns enough to make her living. Her net worth is not available at present.

Did You Know?

  • She was named in Top 10 Miss Alabama's Outstanding Teen in 2019 and 2020.
  • She is trained in ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, tap, hip hop/urban, and acrobatics.
  • She started her YouTube channel, TheKariErickson in 2020.
  • She is a dog lover.