As we write this, Huntley just had found fame as one of the five finalists vying for victory on The Voice Season 24.
Huntley, who received a Four-Chair Turn during the blind audition and the hottest possible start on the season, described himself as a dedicated dad who recently found his musical footing with regional touring gigs all over his home state of Virginia. All along, one of the judges said he is worried that Huntley might actually win this show. Other judges compared him to the likes of Radiohead and Chris Stapleton.
In the rest of the writing, we shall discuss all that one needs to know about Huntley’s parents.
Who Are The Voice Huntley Parents?
Both The Voice Huntley’s parents are super proud of their son and Huntley too is very proud of them. We shall tell you more about each one of them. So, keep reading!
Meet Michael C Huntley Sr, The Voice Huntley Father
Michael Charles Huntley, AKA Michael C Huntley Sr, was born in September 1959. So, he turned 64 years old in 2023.
Often, Michael can be seen appreciating and praising his on Facebook. Just in October 2023, he gushed “My son got a 4 chair turn congratulations Michael Huntley can’t wait to see more.” Another time, he wrote, “My son doing what he loves. Good job Michael”.
Meet Diane Daye Huntley, The Voice Huntley Mother
Diane Daye Huntley, AKA Diane Lynn Huntley, was born in November 1961. So, she turned 62 years old in 2023. (Ambien) At this time around, Diane was not on Instagram but ran two Facebook accounts.
“Just want to say thank you to my beautiful mother Diane Daye Huntley for everything you do for our family. Happy Mother’s Day love you❤️” — this is what Huntley wrote to his mother during one Mother’s Day. One more time, he gushed that he is “so lucky” to have a mom “so strong and resilient”.
Additionally, according to Huntley, Diane is someone who would give her shirt off her back to help someone who is in need, even if she was not in any position to do so. Huntley loves to tell people that his mom is as genuine as it comes.
Huntley also says he is thankful that his mother has given him a sister who is basically his second mother, always there for him and voicing reason in most circumstances.
Are The Voice Huntley Parents Still Married?
The Voice Huntley’s parents are no longer married it seems. As of December 2023, Huntley’s mom on her Facebook highlighted her relationship status as being ‘single’.
Also, until 25 July 2005, the matriarch was married to staff Sergeant Michael Wayne Schafer Fredericksburg of Virginia/Spring Hill, Florida. Michael, her husband, passed away on that day during combat in Afghanistan. In his obituary, it was told that Michael’s survivors include his wife, Danielle and son, Devin Daye Schafer of Fredericksburg, Virginia, among other family members.
How Many Kids Do The Voice Huntley Parents Have?
The Voice‘s Huntley has three siblings.
Huntley’s dad’s kids are Huntley, one brother of his, and a sister who lives in the upper peninsula of Michigan.
Huntley’s sister, Danielle Schafer, on her Facebook, describes herself as a “Flygirl mama, yogi, school librarian, foodie, adventurer, and travel junkie. She turned 43 in January 2023. She had been residing in Chesterfield, Virginia around that time.
Speaking of Huntley himself, he has been singing since he was a kid, impersonating Elvis Presley for his family and friends. However, it was not until he was much older that he decided to take music seriously. At one point, he moved to Nashville to try and make it big. Also, before entering The Voice, he tried his luck in many singing competitions, including American Idol, in which they gave him a golden ticket. In between, Huntley also was part of a band named “Lucys Letdown”. But, for a while, he has been busy in a solo music career. He dropped his debut single “Holdin’ On” in April 2022.
Huntley, full name/real name is Michael Huntley. ‘Huntley’ is actually his stage name.
The American singer and songwriter describes himself as a “singer-songwriter country, definitely southern blues rock ’n’ roll. ” These are all of his favorite types of music he says. His musical style he calls it “a little bit of Joe Cocker, a little bit of John Mayer, a little bit of Bob Marley.”
Huntley has also made a name for himself by playing gigs full-time across Virginia.
Where Do The Voice Huntley Parents Reside?
Huntley’s mom originally hails from her hometown of Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina. As of 2023 though, she had been residing in Brick Township, New Jersey.
As for Huntley’s dad, he seemed to be residing in Flint, which is the largest city and seat of Genesee County, Michigan.
Speaking of Huntley, he was born and brought up in Fredericksburg, Virginia.