Phillip Phillips Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Phillip Phillips Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight75 kg
Date of BirthSeptember 20, 1990
Zodiac SignVirgo
SpouseHannah Blackwell

Phillip Phillips is an American singer, songwriter, and actor who had shot to fame in 2012 when he had won the 11th season of the popular singing competition-based reality TV show American Idol. His coronation song, titled Home (2012), had gone on to become the best-selling song in American Idol history and had been certified ‘Platinum’ by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). He has released the studio albums The World from the Side of the Moon (November 2012), Behind the Light (May 2014), and Collateral (January 2018). The first of those albums had been certified ‘Platinum’ by both RIAA and Music Canada.

Born Name

Phillip LaDon Phillips Jr.

Nick Name

Phillip

Phillip Phillips in an Instagram selfie from May 2019
Phillip Phillips in an Instagram selfie from May 2019 (Phillip Phillips / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, United States

Residence

United States

Nationality

American

 

Education

Phillip had attended the Lee County High School in Leesburg, Georgia. He had then joined the Albany Technical College, a public community college in Georgia, and had graduated from there in 2012 with a major in Industrial Systems Technology.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Actor

Phillip Phillips as seen in an Instagram Post in June 2019
Phillip Phillips as seen in an Instagram Post in June 2019 (Phillip Phillips / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Phillip LaDon ‘Donnie’ Phillips, Sr.
  • Mother – Sheryl Phillips (née Jacks)
  • Siblings – LaDonna Urick (née Phillips) (Older Sister), Lacey Neil (née Phillips) (Older Sister)
  • Others – Benjamin Neil (Brother-in-Law), Todd Urick (Brother-in-Law), JD Blackwell (Brother-in-Law), Kayanne Blackwell (Mother-in-Law), David Blackwell (Father-in-Law), Gerald Leonard Phillips (Paternal Grandfather), Annie Marie Casey (Paternal Grandmother), Benjamin W. ‘Ben’ Jacks, Jr. (Maternal Grandfather), Dorothy ‘Aileen’ Wilson (Maternal Grandmother)

Genre

Pop Rock, Folk Rock, Country music, Rock, Folk, Indie Rock

Instruments

Guitar, Vocals

Labels

  • 19 Recordings Inc.
  • Interscope Records

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Phillip has dated –

  1. Hannah Blackwell (2009-Present) – Phillip had started dating Hannah Blackwell in 2009 when they were both college students. They eventually got engaged on December 26, 2014, and were married on October 24, 2015, at the Resora Plantation in Albany, Georgia. They have a son together named Patch Shepherd Phillips (b. November 10, 2019).
Phillip Phillips and Hannah Blackwell, as seen in December 2018
Phillip Phillips and Hannah Blackwell, as seen in December 2018 (Phillip Phillips / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of English, German, Scottish, and distant French descent.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Short-cropped hair
  • Affable smile
  • Often sports a thin beard
Phillip Phillips as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2020
Phillip Phillips as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2020 (Phillip Phillips / Instagram)

Phillip Phillips Facts

  1. He had started playing the guitar from the age of 14 and was trained by his friend and brother-in-law, Benjamin Neil. He has often credited Benjamin for his growth and development in the field of music.
  2. In 2009, he, Benjamin, and Todd Urick (Phillip’s other brother-in-law) had created a band that used to perform at local events. The group was named the ‘Phillip Phillips Band’. A year later, Phillip had won a local singing competition called ‘Albany Star’.
  3. In 2012, he was forced to miss his graduation ceremony at Albany Technical College due to his appearance obligations to American Idol. He used to work at his family’s pawn shop before he had auditioned for American Idol. Before American Idol, he had also auditioned for the 2nd season of America’s Got Talent.
  4. After the end of the shooting for American Idol, he had undergone reconstructive surgery on his kidney as he had been suffering from a congenital kidney condition.
  5. In January 2018, he had made a cameo appearance, in the role of a diamond smuggler, in an episode of the TV series Hawaii Five-0.

Featured Image by Phillip Phillips / Instagram

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