Cadence Baker Biography – Cadence Baker Wiki
Cadence Baker is a singer, songwriter, and performer from Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Baker is a contestant in the twentieth season of the American reality singing competition show, American Idol. She auditioned for the show and earned a golden ticket to Hollywood in early 2022. American Idol season 20 started airing on February 27, 2022, on the ABC television network. The Muscle Shoals, Alabama native started singing at an early age, and at 4, she was already picking out notes on the piano. She can play several musical instruments including the guitar, ukulele, and drums. Baker is said to have written the song “I’m Already There” for Lonestar. She attended Florence High School in Florence, Alabama.
Cadence Baker American Idol
Baker is among the few contestants who have already earned a ticket to Hollywood for the twentieth season of American Idol. She auditioned in front of the Idol judges: Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan and won a Golden ticket to Hollywood after her impressive performance. For her audition, Baker performed Whitney Houston’s “I’m Your Baby Tonight.” The judges gave her a standing ovation for her performance. Katy Perry said, “That was amazing. It was really good,” as Luke Bryan went on to describe her audition as “one of the best auditions” he’s seen.
Baker says that the journey to Hollywood has helped her with her confidence, she said in an interview with WAAY 31, “Being on ‘Idol’ has definitely helped me a lot with my confidence,” Baker said. “I used to not be super confident, but now that people are actually rooting for me and you know are like, ‘This sounds good,’ and it’s not just criticism. It’s more constructive criticism. … It definitely puts a different outlook on yourself.” Cadence Baker’s audition was aired on March 13, 2022, on ABC. American Idol can be watched via Hulu and on ABC. American Idol fans can also catch up with the past performances and Golden Ticket interviews on ABC’s website.
Cadence Baker Age
She was born on January 13, 2003, in Florence, Alabama. She currently resides in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
Cadence Baker Family
Who are Cadence Baker’s parents? Her parents are Shannon Gray (mother) and Shane Baker (father). Her father is a professional guitarist. He played the guitar for her during her American Idol audition. Baker is Gary Baker’s granddaughter. Her grandfather, Gary is a renowned songwriter. Her grandfather had played in Marie Osmond’s band and co-wrote the song “I Swear” alongside his songwriting partner Frank J. Myers. She says that her mother, Shannon Gray, and grandmother have been encouraging her to try out for a show like American Idol. She has three Sisters.
Cadence Baker Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
Cadence Baker Instagram
Her Instagram handle is @cadencebakerr.