Lauren Spencer Smith: Photos Of The Rising Pop Star By: Karina Ordell 1 of 5 Lauren Spencer Smith Photo Gallery MEGA Lauren Spencer Smith is a young singer/songwriter that has been crushing it lately by reaching over 41.1 million listeners on Spotify alone. The talented Canadian artist has made such an impression on the music scene that she has been asked to perform at ‘Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve’ in Times Square to wrap up 2022. At just 16 years old, little Lauren stole the spotlight on ‘American Idol’ for the show’s 18th season in 2020. ‘I think your voice is super interesting,” ‘American Idol’ judge Luke Bryant told Lauren after her first audition. ‘You have this tone that is making us very intrigued by you.’ The UK-born beauty ended up placing in the top 20 for the singing competition. Now, Lauren’s career has Grammy nomination talk surrounding it! Scroll through the gallery to see more gorgeous photos of Lauren Spencer Smith looking every inch the pop princess phenom! December 9, 2022, 11:17PM 2 of 5 Lauren Spencer-Smith At NBC’s Today Show MediaPunch/Shutterstock Lauren Spencer-Smith seen arriving at NBC’s Today Show in New York City on October 19, 2022. Her flower jumpsuit was the talk of the town! December 9, 2022, 11:20PM 3 of 5 29th MTV Europe Music Awards MEGA Lauren Spencer Smith attends the 2022 MTV EMAs at the PSD Bank Dome in Dusseldorf, Germany. The pop star was pretty in pink for the awards show. December 9, 2022, 11:17PM 4 of 5 Z100’s Jingle Ball Erik Pendzich/Shutterstock Lauren Spencer-Smith arrives at Z100’s Jingle Ball in NYC in 2022. The singer was all smiles for the star-studded event. December 9, 2022, 11:21PM 5 of 5 Lauren Spencer Smith Performs At Z100 Jingle Ball Rick Davis / SplashNews.com Lauren Spencer Smith performs at Z100 2022 Jingle Ball. The young artist kept it casual and classy in a cable-knit sweater. December 9, 2022, 11:19PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.