Caleb Kennedy is 16 years old Country Singer, Songwriter, and American Idol Contestant, in the show he sang his original song “Nowhere” all three judges voted yes, later in the episode Caleb performed his finished version. In the singing show, Caleb competed in the Country category alongside other contestants, but it was not telecasted. Nevertheless, he was seen in a duet show with Dzaki singing “Too Close” by Alex Clare, Dzaki got eliminated and Calen advanced to the next level.
The 16 years old sang an original song called “When You Leave Tonight,” at the Showstoppers Round, all three judges votes yes and this advanced him to the Top 24, then Caleb performed “Midnight Rider” by The Allman Brothers Band and “Fly Over States” by Jason Aldean in a duet with Aldean, Caleb gained enough votes and moved to Top 16.
Later, he sang “Midnight Train to Memphis” by Chris Stapleton and his performance impressed the Judges and advanced to Top 12. During the time of writing, Caleb sang “On the Road, Again” by Willie Nelson with enough votes to move to the next Top 9, other contestants are Grace Kinstler, Casey Bishop, Willie Spence, Alyssa Wray, Deshawn Goncalves, Chayce Beckham, Cassandra Coleman, and Hunter Metts.
Who is Caleb Kennedy?
Caleb Kennedy is a Country Singer, Song Writer and performed at Fr8yard bar in Spartanburg, Caleb best know for appearing in the American Idol, on Instagram he boasts 54.3k followers and his bio reads “Tell dat cowboy to play Pickup Man.”
Besides his singing talent in the show, he is recognized for his mullet, in the Top 12 live reveal show, the 16 years old performed without a hat on, guest judge Paula Abdul said “At first, I didn’t recognize you because he didn’t have the hat on,” and added “Now I see the full mullet. I like it.” The American Idol viewers are aware of how much Caleb loves his mother, Anita Guy. She appeared on the show couple of times with her son but was not able to make the trip to Los Angeles due to her work schedules, last week he advanced to Top 9 with his performance of Willie Nelson’s Oscar-Winning hit “On the Road Again.”
Caleb in an interview said that he was uncomfortable in front of an audience, but recalled the words from Jason Aldean and actor John Stamos, Aldean told to Kennedy not to worry about looking awkward and said “We all look awkward. Just have fun.” Caleb Kennedy’s original songs are available on Apple Music and Spotify. In 2021, he released five songs named “Nowhere,” “It’ll Catch Up With Me Someday,” “Why Did You Leave Like That,” “I Miss My Buddies,” and “When You Leave Tonight.”
How old is Caleb Kennedy?
Caleb Kennedy was born in 2005 and from South Carolina, he is 16 years old. At a very young age, his parents got divorced which was tough on him, he was born to Anita Guy (Mother) and there is not much information about his father. Now, Caleb’s mother Anita is married to Marvin.
Talking about his education, he attended Dorman High School and played junior varsity football also participated in summer football drills.