Alessia Caracciolo, known professionally as Alessia Cara, is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. After producing acoustic covers, she signed with EP Entertainment and Def Jam Recordings in 2014 and released her debut single the following year. "Here" peaked at number 19 on the Canadian Hot 100 chart and was a sleeper hit in the United States, peaking at number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Cara's debut studio album, Know-It-All, peaked at number 8 on the Canadian Albums Chart and at number 9 on the Billboard 200. The album's third single, "Scars to Your Beautiful", peaked number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2016. In 2017, Cara collaborated with DJ and producer Zedd to create the single "Stay", and with rapper Logic to feature in his song "1-800-273-8255". Cara has received nominations for four Grammy Awards, including a win for Best New Artist in 2018.
|Birth name:||Alessia Caracciolo|
|Born:||July 11, 1996, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada|
|Genres:||Pop, R&B, alternative R&B, indie pop, soul|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist|
|Instruments:||Vocals, guitar, ukulele, piano|
|Labels:||EP, Def Jam, Universal Music Group|
|Associated acts:||Pop & Oak, Zedd, Bastille|
|Website:||Alessia Cara's Official site|
|Twitter:||Alessia Cara's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Alessia Cara's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Alessia Cara's Facebook profile|
|Youtube:||Alessia Cara's Youtube channel|
|IMDb:||Alessia Cara's IMDb|
|Spotify:||Alessia Cara's Spotify|
|SoundCloud:||Alessia Cara's SoundCloud|
|iTunes:||Alessia Cara's iTunes|
About Alessia Cara
R&B, alternative pop singer-songwriter who made waves with her smash single "Here," the debut single from her debut album Know-It-All. She began her musical career by uploading acoustic song covers to YouTube before signing with EP Entertainment/Def Jam Recordings. She won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2018.
Alessia Cara Before Fame
She wrote poetry and did theater as a kid, and began playing the guitar at the age of ten. She began her YouTube channel when she was thirteen years old.
Achievement of Alessia Cara
Her single "Here" was named a can't miss track by SPIN Magazine and was acclaimed by Cosmopolitan and Complex. The song landed on Billboard's 20 Pop Songs You Need For Your Summer Playlist in June of 2015.
Alessia Cara Family Life
She was born Alessia Caracciolo in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. She is half Italian. She has three siblings, Dario, Dante and Danica. She has been romantically linked to fellow musician Kevin Garrett.
Associations of Alessia Cara
Her singing style has been compared to Lorde.
Information related to Alessia Cara
- Musicians from Brampton
- 21st-century multi-instrumentalists
- Canadian child singers
- Canadian soul singers
- Canadian indie pop musicians
- Def Jam Recordings artists
- Canadian female singer-songwriters
- Canadian female pop singers
- Canadian singer-songwriters