Lady K like a few others blew the judges away with her American Idol audition during its twentieth season. America has since fallen in love with the up-and-coming singer’s powerful vocals. As of the time of this writing and she was one of the 11 contestants remaining on the show. And naturally, her fans have been nosy about her story, about boyfriend, family, American Idol journey, and more.
So, let us tell you all this in this Bio’.
Before you proceed, let us tell you that ‘Lady K’ is a fun stage name and the singer’s real name is actually Kezia Istonia.
Lady K On American Idol
She auditioned in Nashville where she sang “Wide Awake” by Katy Perry. All three judges voted “yes”. Then her rendition of “I’d Rather Go Blind” by Etta James landed her in the Top 24 position following the Hollywood Round.
She further sang songs like “Before He Cheats” by Carrie Underwood, “Love on the Brain” by Rihanna, “Bust Your Window” by Jazmine Sullivan, and “I Believe” by Fantasia Barrino, and received enough votes to advance. Then during her last Top 11 competition, she was saved by judges Katy Perry and Luke Bryan after they tied for the win in the Judge’s Song Contest.
She had sung “Traitor” by Olivia Rodrigo, a song chosen by Lionel Richie. She had received the lowest number of votes for that week, alongside Tristen Gressett. But lucky for her, when Luke and Katy won the “Judges’ Song Contest”, they decided to save her from elimination.
Lady K Story
During her American Idol audition, Lady K shared that she was raised by a single mother, Sierra Lee. They were five siblings all together and all of them grew up without means. She described that it was “really hard” growing up with a young single mom with no help. She said there was a time when the family even ended up living in a shelter, in a dorm.
Does Lady K Have A Boyfriend?
On her Facebook, Lady K mentions her relationship status as ‘single’. But then around December 2021, she took her Twitter to write that she has been single long enough and she is, therefore, ready to commit. Then she implied that even when someone asks her to be his wife, she is always saying no to the proposals.
Then, one time she also mentioned that the hardest part about being an artist and dating is everybody tries to connect with her via music but they never mention the part where their music sucks.
Lady K Family
Lady K is the eldest of all her brothers and sisters. She lost one of them, brother Poppy to suicide. This incident that occurred on 11 February 2019, according to her, was one of the hardest things her family ever had to go through.
Apparently, she also shared that her decision to audition for American Idol was inspired by Poppy’s death.
Then, there is Dajia Treonia, the American Idol starlet’s sister and the oldest brother who celebrates his birthday on the 13th of February.
Further, her mom is single even today and her dad’s whereabouts could not be found. Though one or two times she tweeted on some dad-related topic. But they did not really give away anything.
Lady K Height
Lady K stands below 5′ 6” tall in height.
What Happened To Her Teeth?
Well, fans being fans have divided over her teeth. While some urged her not to EVER fix the split in her teeth because it is part of the beauty of her character, others thought she should already fix them because she has a pretty face and a good voice.
She, on the other hand, time and again implied on social media that she is going to someday fix her teeth, and make them straighter and whiter.
Lady K Age
Lady K was born in the year 1996. So, he turned 25 years old in 2021.
Lady K Job And Career
Despite being on American Idol Lady K to try and jumpstart her music career, She already has quite a list of accolades under her belt. She started recording music when she was 8 and so far released four solo albums and has various songs available across streaming platforms. One of her songs “Save Me” from her first album, Letter From LadyK (2015), had gone viral on social media. This led to the release of her second album Unfinished Love Story in August 2018.
A year before, she also had opened up the NBA All-Star weekend show in New Orleans, where Migos, DJ KHALID, Gucci Mane, and Ralo were the headlining acts.
When Is Lady K Birthday?
The singer celebrates her birthday on the 10th of August. And for people born on this day, their zodiac sign is Leo.
Where Is Lady K From?
She is originally from Montgomery, Alabama. Although, as of the time of this writing, she was based in Tuskegee, Alabama.
How Much Is Lady K Net Worth?
Lady K reportedly had more than $300K as net worth as of April 2022.
Among other ways, she also made decent money from her musicbyladyk.com merch store. She claims her brand, MusicByLadyK, pushes the singer/songwriter in her to tell her story.