Grace VanderWaal Biography
Grace Avery VanderWaal is an American singer-songwriter best known for her distinctive vocals, often accompanying herself on the ukulele and for her winning the eleventh season of 2016 America’s Got Talent.
VanderWaal began her musical career by uploading videos of her original songs and covers on YouTube and performing at open mic nights near Suffern, New York. She won the eleventh season of the NBC TV contest show America’s Got Talent (AGT) in September 2016, at age 12, singing her original songs.
She put out her first EP, Perfectly Imperfect, on the Columbia Records label in December 2016. She released a full-length album, Just the Beginning, in November 2017. In November 2019, she published a second EP, Letters Vol 1.
Grace VanderWaal Age
She was born on 15 January 2004 in Lenexa, Kansas, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 15 January every year.
Grace VanderWaal Height
She is a woman of an average structure. She stands at an average height of 5ft 2in. She weighs 106 lbs.
Grace VanderWaal Education
VanderWaal was home-schooled and enrolled in 7th grade online courses but later spent most of the time at the public school.
Grace VanderWaal Family
She is the daughter of Tina David VanderWaal and David VanderWaal. Her parents lived in Lenexa at the time of her birth. Her father is of Dutch descent. Her father is the vice president of marketing at LG Electronics since 2007. She has two older siblings, older brother, and sister.
VanderWaal Facts and Body Measurements
- Full Name: Grace Avery VanderWaal
- Also Known As: Grace VanderWaal
- Age/ How Old?: 16 years old (2020)
- Date of Birth: January 15, 2004
- Place of Birth: Lenexa, Kansas, U.S.
- Birthday: January 15
- Nationality: American
- Education: home-schooled, online courses, public school
- Father’s Name: David VanderWaal
- Mother’s Name: Tina David VanderWaal
- Siblings: 2 ( a brother and a sister)
- Married?: Not Available
- Children/ Kids: Not Available
- Height/ How tall?: 5ft 2in
- Weight: 106 lbs
- Profession: Singer-songwriter
- Employer: Syco, Columbia
- Net worth: $2 million
Grace VanderWaal Net worth
VanderWaal has enjoyed a long career in the music industry spanning almost three decades. Through proceeds from her work as a musician, she has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. She is estimated to have a net worth of about $2 million.
Grace VanderWaal Clearly
Her new single “Clearly” – which is a re-imagination of Johnny Nash’s 1972 hit “I Can See Clearly Now” – was released as part of the video series “How It Went Down” The song was first brought to the attention of VanderWaal by Ido Zmishlany, who co-produced Only the Beginning, her debut album.
Grace VanderWaal Moonlight
Moonlight is her song which she wrote with Ido Zmishlany and produced by the latter. The song was released through Syco Music and Columbia Records on June 21, 2017, and it is the leading single from VanderWaal’s debut studio album, Just the Beginning. In June 2017 VanderWaal premiered the song live at VidCon, and the following month she posted a music video of “Moonlight” on her YouTube Vevo channel. The song received reviews which were mostly positive.
Grace VanderWaal America’s Got Talent
On June 7, 2016, for the 11th season of NBC’s talent contest, Vander Waal auditioned AGT, performing her original identity hit, I Don’t Know My Name. Vander Waal continued to perform her original songs on the show; she sang Beautiful Thing, a song she wrote for her friend, for her next appearance at the quarterfinals on 23 August 2016. In the September 14 final results episode, Vander Waal again performed I Don’t Know My Name, then introduced a performance by Stevie Nicks who compared her own style to Vander Waals.
Grace VanderWaal Albums
2019 LETTERS: VOL. 1
2017 Just the Beginning
2016 Perfectly Imperfect
2016 Grace VanderWaal Perfectly Imperfect (Japan Version)
Grace VanderWaal Songs
- I Don’t Know My Name
- Beautiful Thing
- So Much More Than This
- Ur So Beautiful
- I Don’t Like You
- Escape My Mind
- Darkness Keeps Chasing Me
- Sick of Being Told
- City Song
- Waste My Time
- Just a Crush
- Gossip Girl
- Light the Sky
- Talk Good
- A Better Life
- Insane Sometimes
- Today and Tomorrow
- The City
- Hope for Change
- Miss You
- Be True to Your School
- Intro (Gucci Shoes)
- 12 Stars
- You’ll Get Bored
- Thirteen (Bonus)
- River – cover
- The Good Just Gets Better
Frequently Asked Questions About VanderWaal
Who is Grace VanderWaal?
VanderWaal is an American singer-songwriter best known for her distinctive vocals, often accompanying herself on the ukulele.
How old is Grace VanderWaal?
She is 16 years old as of 2020. She was born on 15 January 2004 in Lenexa, Kansas, United States.
How tall is Grace VanderWaal?
She stands at an average height of 5ft 2in.
Is Grace VanderWaal married?
Details about her love life are still under review. We will let you know when she gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about her love life.
How much is Grace VanderWaal worth?
She has an approximate net worth of $2 million. This amount has been accrued from her leading roles in the entertainment industry.
How much does Grace VanderWaal make?
Her salary is still under review.
Where does Grace VanderWaal live?
She is a resident of New York, USA, we shall upload pictures of her house as soon as we have them.
Is VanderWaal dead or alive?
She is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.