Kezia Istonia Biography – Kezia Istonia Wiki
Kezia Istonia (LadyK) is a singer, songwriter, and performer from Montgomery, Alabama. She has recorded and released several solo albums and many singles. Istonia is a contestant on the 20th season of American Idol. She auditioned for the show and earned a golden ticket to Hollywood for The twentieth season of the American reality singing competition show, American Idol. The twentieth series of American Idol started airing on February 27, 2022, on the ABC television network.
Istonia has been singing from an early age. At the age of 8, she had her first recording feature. According to her official website, LadyK has performed at several iconic stages and events including opening up the NBA All-Star weekend show in 2017, in New Orleans, where renowned American artists such as Migos, DJ KHALID, Gucci Mane, and Ralo were the headlining acts. She also opened up for R&B legend “KEKE WYATT”! in March of 2018.
In 2015, she released her first album “Letter From LadyK”, in August 2018, she released her second album called “Unfinished Love Story” and in 2020, she released another album named “K”. At the end of 2018, Istonia released her 1st Christmas EP titled “KHRISTMAS WITH K”!.
Kezia Istonia American Idol
LadyK is a contestant on the 20th season of American Idol. In late December 2021, she revealed that she had auditioned for the Idol via her social media, LadyK wrote, “Before I close this AMAZING YEAR ‼️‼️ lemme say THANK YOU GOD!!! this year 5 journey has been nothing short of festive, adventurous, & AWAKENING‼️‼️‼️ the biggest thing ever happened to me this year & I AUDITIONED FOR AMERICAN IDOL ‼️‼️‼️‼️ stay tuned to see if I get that golden ticket I’ve had the most amazing spirits and team of ppl in my life throughout this year , thank you sooo much @soontbas you made this ride make sooo much more sense , thank you to all my supporters and fans hopefully this is the ride to get me these Grammys‼️‼️.”
Kezia Istonia’s audition was aired on Sunday, March 6, 2022, on ABC. The Montgomery, Alabama native auditioned in front of judges: Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryant. She earned a Golden ticket to Hollywood. She dedicated her audition to her late brother Poppy. Istonia said after earning her Idol Golden ticket to Hollywood, “Holding this golden ticket right now means that my brother is not gone in vain. He is so proud of me. This was for Poppy.”
Kezia Istonia Age
She is 25 years old as of 2022. She is originally from Montgomery, Alabama but she currently resides in Tuskegee.
Kezia Istonia Boyfriend
Is Kezia Istonia married? Her marriage is unclear. Her boyfriend is unclear.
Kezia Istonia Family
Who are Kezia Istonia’s parents? Her parents are unclear. She has four siblings. Kezia Istonia’s mother struggled to raise five children and they ended up living in a shelter. In 2019, she lost her brother who died by suicide. Speaking about her family, Istonia said, “There were times where I didn’t think that the rest of my family would pull through, and we’re still here — the rest of us are, anyway — and that’s why this is so important to me.”
“Because I don’t want that to happen again, because it gets so hard that they feel like there’s no hope. So Poppy’s death, it started a fire in me. It gave me more purpose, like, I know I don’t want my mom to have to only think about this. I don’t want that to be the only significant thing in our life. So I’m here to honor him and just make my family proud, give us something to be excited about after everything we’ve been through. … It’s a blessing to be here, honestly.” She added.
Kezia Istonia Brother
In early 2019, she lost her brother, Poppy who died by suicide. After enduring the tragic loss of her brother, Istonia then dedicated much of her pain into a single dedicated to her brother called, “Poppy’s Law” Speaking about her brother’s death and suicide, LadyK said, “I knew that we all had it hard, but at some point, it was all just too much for my brother. My brother died by suicide and that was one of the hardest things that my family ever had to go through. It was hard to decide if paying rent was going to come first, because we needed somewhere to live, or paying for a funeral because we don’t have our brother anymore.”
Kezia Istonia Instagram
Her Instagram handle is @musicbyladyk.