Laine Hardy is an American singer and performer who came to prominence after he emerged winner of the season 17 of American Idol.
He has an album titled “Here’s to Anyone” and an EP “In the Bayou” to his credit. He also boast of numerous hit songs such as Authentic, For a Girl, California Won’t and so on.
|Date of Birth:||September 12, 2000|
|Birth Place:||Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States|
|Genres:||Pop rock, Country rock|
|Parents:||Cindy Lou Hardy, Barry Hardy|
|Record Label:||Hollywood, 19|
|Height:||5 feet 8 in|
Laine Hardy was born on September 12, 2000 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States to parents, Cindy Lou Hardy, Barry Hardy. His father, Barry is a contractor for a construction company while his mother, Cindy Lou is a real estate agent.
He also has a brother named Kyle and an older sister named Brittany Banta.
He went to French Settlement High School and completed in 2018.
Laine Hardy began his career at a very early stage where he learned to play the guitar at the age of eight. At the age of 14, he started to perform in a band with his brother and cousins called the Band Hardy in restaurants and local bars.
He first auditioned for the 2018 season 16 of American Idol where he only made it to the top 50.
He accompanied his friend to play the guitar at the 2019 season 17 audition as he never had any intention audition.
However, he was motivated by the judges, Lionel Richie and Katy Perry to try again for audition and this time he emerged the winner of the competition with Alejandro Aranda being the runner-up.
Hardy came through professionally as a singer with the release of his three track list extended project titled “In the Bayou” as released in 2018.
He followed with the release of the song “Blue Christmas”. He released two more songs “Let there Be Country” and “Ground I grew Up”.
He released the song “Tiny Town” in July 2020 and followed it up with another exciting single titled “Other LA”.
He released his album, Here’s to Anyone on September 7, 2021 with enough jams to enjoy from the track list.
Ever since Hardy rose to fame, he has been dropping hits back to back. He continued to dish out more songs in 2021 which include the likes of Memorize You, Authentic, For a Girl, California Won’t and so on.
- Here’s to Anyone
- Louisiana Lady
- Tiny Town
- Ground I Grew Up On
- Memorize You
- In the Bayou
- California Won’t
- Comin’ Down
- Other LA
- For a Girl
- One of Those
Rumor has it that Hardy is in a relationship with Louisiana beauty queen, Sydney Taylor after pictures of both have surfaced online. However, non of them has openly confirmed their relationship status to the public.
Hardy stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 68 kilograms.
Laine Hardy got the prize of $250,000 for emerging winner of the American Idol. He also earns as a singer and thus have an estimated net worth of $500,000.
Laine Hardy is active on the social media platforms with over 630,000 followers on Instagram @thelainehardy, more than 80,000 followers on Twitter @TheLaineHardy and on facebook; laine hardy.