|Alessia Cara Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||July 11, 1996|
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Alessia Cara went to Cardinal Ambrozic Catholic Secondary School in Brampton.
She graduated from high school in 2014.
After high school graduation, she had received scholarship offers from number of universities. However, going with her intuition, she decided to take a year off and explore music and drama.
- Siblings – Dario (Brother), Dante (Brother), Danica (Sister)
Alessia Cara is represented by Chris Smith Management / 21 Entertainment Group, Inc.
Alternative R&B, Pop, R&B
Vocals, Guitar, Ukulele
EP Entertainment, Def Jam Records
5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
55 kg or 121 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Alessia has often revealed in her interviews that she had a boyfriend in high school. However, we still don’t know who that lucky chap was.
In July 2015, she went on a one-off date with Jamie Oliver as part of an interview with Noisey magazine. You can read that interview and how the date at romantic Notting Hill panned out here.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Italian descent. Her father is a first generation Canadian-Italian, whereas her mother migrated from Italy.
- Curly hair
- Petite body shape
- Luscious lips
34-26-35 in or 86-66-89 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU) or 10 (UK)
5 (US) or 35.5 (EU)
Alessia has appeared in The Sound Drop commercial.
Best Known For
In July 2015, she got endorsed by Taylor Swift on social media for creating a playful acoustic cover of her Bad Blood song on BBC Radio 1’s Piano Sessions.
Then, the anti-social anthem Here turned out to be a huge hit amongst regular fans and praised by leading lifestyle magazines including Cosmopolitan.
She released her debut studio album Know-It-All on November 13, 2015, via Def Jam Recordings. The album was certified as “Gold” in the U.S. and reached #9 at Billboard 200.
First TV Show
Alessia first appeared in the musical show Backstage Diaries as herself in 2015 in just one episode.
Alessia Cara Favorite Things
- Food – Hot Wings
- Disney Movie – Alice in the Wonderland (2010)
- Color – Black
- City – London
- Power Couple – Barack and Michelle Obama
- School Subjects – Drama, Writers Craft, Commtech
Source – Noisey, iHeart.com, Red Bull
Alessia Cara Facts
- Alessia was inspired to write her famous song Here after a party she had gone that went horribly wrong.
- She keeps a happiness jar, in which she puts a description of all the good stuff and opens the jar at the year-end to check back.
- During high school, she excelled in theater and writing poetry.
- She began playing guitar at the age of 13.
- Cara gets scared of clowns.
- Visit her official website @ alessiacara.com.