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Emily Faith Bio, Boyfriend, Parents, Height, American Idol

American Idol is back for its 20th season with Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie returned as the judges and Ryan Seacrest as the host. So far, three audition rounds have already aired and there’s no surprise that we saw a lot of promising singers fighting for their ticket to Hollywood. Emily Faith was one of such contestants. Her audition went on air on March 13, 2022, as the popular ABC show kicked off its third round of auditions in Nashville, Tennessee.

Learn about Emily Faith’s career, her journey to American Idol, her personal life, and more in the wiki article below.

Emily Faith On American Idol

While there were quite many incredible contestants in the March 13th episode of American Idol, no one made a lasting impression on judges quite like contemporary Christian artist Emily Faith.

Emily sang the female version of “Good Hearted Woman”– a duet written by Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings. Bright country vocals plus the perfect melody coming out of her acoustic guitar left the judges mesmerized.

Popular country singer Luke Bryan found Emily’s singing natural and said that she has an authentic country voice. The singing legend, Lionel Richie, on the other hand, found Emily’s voice to be tailor-made for radio. He said, “You’ve got an FM voice, my dear.”

Pop artist Katy Perry also could not hold herself from raving about Emily’s voice. She said, “Your voice is sweet. We want to pull you out of that because when you gave me that little growl in there, I was like, ‘Oh there she is!'”

It was no surprise, with such wonderful comments from the judges, that Emily scored a golden ticket to Hollywood.

American Idol Season 20 contestant thanked her supporters through her Instagram right after she secured all yesses from the judges.

Many viewers may have not seen it during the episode, but Emily was sick right before her audition. The aspiring country singer was battling bronchitis and laryngitis. “We were like pumping me full of all the vitamins and immunity-booster shots that we could,” Emily told KTUL.

While we are yet to see Emily Faith’s performance in the next round of American Idol, it should not be that hard considering she made it past her audition despite being sick.

Emily Faith Boyfriend

If Instagram is anything to go by, 19-years-old Emily Faith was still single and appeared to have no boyfriends.

Is Emily Faith On TikTok?

Yes, the Country Christian artist Emily Faith is on TikTok @emilyfaithmusicofficial. She had 157 followers on that platform. She is most popular on Facebook and Instagram (@emilyfaithmusic), with over 44 thousand and 4 thousand followers respectively. You can find her on Twitter and Facebook too.

Emily Faith Height

According to sources, Emily Faith stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches,

Emily Faith Parents

Emily Faith’s parents are Chad and Shelly Sander.

Emily’s dad, Chad, works as FDLIC( Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company) at Sanders Funeral Service whereas her mother owns and runs Silver Stone Artist.

Oklahoma native Emily has three siblings, namely Michael Winnicki, Amanda Matthews, and Katherine Stamp.

Recently, Emily also lost her grandfather, Rusty Dell Lee Sanders. He passed away on October 29, 2021, at an age of 82. Emily lost her grandmother, Fran Sanders, long ago.

How Old Is Emily Faith?

Emily Faith had just turned 19 years old while auditioning for American Idol Season 20 from Nashville, Tennessee.

Emily Faith Career

Talking about her career, Emily Faith is a contemporary Christian artist and an aspiring global country music star. Even though she is only 19 now, she has had some success in her career. As of this writing, she has already released four original songs namely When I Met Jesus, Rebel, Write Your Own Story, That is Faith, all of which are available to stream on Spotify.

Passionate about making music since a young age, Emily entered the contemporary Christian music scene at 16. Her journey started when she opened for Newsboy’s God Is Not Dead rivals tour.

While she is not making music, Emily works at her family-owned funeral home Life Church Broadway and Britton as a cosmetologist to make some extra cash.

Emily also does leadership work. Currently, she is the teen board president for the children’s hospital in Oklahoma and a volunteer at Granville Community Music School, where she also teaches music to children coming from underprivileged communities.

One thing many people might not know is that the American Idol contestant also took part in a beauty pageant competition and won Miss Tulsa 2022. In an Instagram post made on September 2021, Emily said, “Wow wow wow. I am so excited to represent Tulsa, a community I love so much, as Miss Tulsa 2022. Miss Oklahoma, get ready because Team Tulsa is headed your way!!”

Related FAQs

  • When Is Emily Faith Birthday?

Aspiring country musician Emily Faith celebrates her birthday on the 8th of November every year.

  • Where Is Emily Faith From?

Emily Faith hails from the town of Kingfisher, Oklahoma, and loves her hometown as she works tirelessly for her community.

  • How Much Is Emily Faith Net Worth?

As of this writing, Emily Faith’s net worth was estimated to be under $100 thousand.

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