Bio: Alessia Cara (born Alessia Caracciolo on July 11, 1996 in Brampton, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Alessia got her start on YouTube by doing acoustic covers of songs by her favorite artists. Her debut single “Here,” from her debut studio album, Know-It-All, was released on Nov. 13, 2015. The song hit the top 5 in the United States and reached the top 20 in Canada.
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Alessia is best known for her debut single “Here” and for singing the theme to Disney’s Moana, “How Far I’ll Go.”
Alessia was born in Canada, to Italian parents, with her mother being an Italian immigrant. When she was young she wrote poetry and acted in school plays.
The red carpet for the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards was full of stars dressed to the nines! Camilla Cabello, Alessia Cara and more were spotted attending the event held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Check out all the glitzy pics right here!
Alessia Cara showcased her powerhouse vocals on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ nailing her stellar performance of ‘Scars To Your Beautiful’ and ‘River Of Tears.’ Even though it was her first time gracing on the hit comedy series on Feb. 4, she commanded the stage like a total pro! Check it out!
Alessia Cara is quickly rising to stardom as more and more people are exposed to her amazing voice. Find out everything you need to know about the one of a kind Canadian singer taking to the ‘SNL’ stage for the first time on Feb. 4, right here!