Kelsea Nicole Ballerini is an American country pop singer and songwriter. She released her first album The First Timein 2015, and her second album Unapologetically was released on November 3, 2017. She received a nomination for Best New Artist at the 2017 Grammy Awards. Ballerini’s two albums have accounted for seven charted songs on the Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts. She has four No. 1 singles on the latter, starting with her debut single “Love Me Like You Mean It”, which made her the first female artist to send a debut single to the top of that chart since Carrie Underwood did so in 2006. It was followed by “Dibs” and “Peter Pan”, whose peaks also made her the first female country artist to send her first three singles to the top of that chart since Wynonna Judd. Ballerini’s fourth No. 1 single is “Legends”.

Birth Name

Kelsea Nicole Ballerini

Nickname

Kels

Genre

Country Pop

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar

Labels

Black River Entertainment

Profession

Singer, Songwriter

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Kelsea Ballerini was born on September 12, 1993, in Mascot, Tennessee, U.S.

Age

She is currently 25 years old.

Sun Sign

Virgo

Education

Kelsea went to Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee for two years. After that, she started her career in music.

Nationality

American

Ethnicity

White

She is partly Italian on her father’s side.

Religion

Christianity

Manager

She is represented by Iconic Entertainment. Kelsea is also signed with Creative Artists Agency (CAA).

Family Details

  • Father – Is a country radio programmer

  • Mother – Was marketer at Thomas Nelson Bible publishing
  • Siblings – Unknown

Marital Status

Married

Boyfriend / Spouse

Kelsea has dated –

  • Morgan Evans (2016-Present) – Australian country music singer Morgan Evans and Kelsea started dating in March 2016. They got engaged in December 2016.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 54 kg
  • In Pounds – 119 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-24-34
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 24 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32A

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Green

Hair Color

Blonde

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 4 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Best Known For

Her songs such as “Love Me Like You Mean It,” “Dibs,” etc.

Singing Debut

  • Kelsea debuted with the studio album The First Time released on May 19, 2015. The album consists of 12 songs in the standard edition of the album making the album more than 40 minutes long.
  • It peaked at #4 in the US Country Albums list with more than 78,000 sales in the U.S.

Film Debut

She hasn’t appeared in a movie yet.

Television Debut

Her first recorded television appearance was on the Radio Disney Music Awards in 2015.

Brand Endorsements

She has not endorsed any of the brands, but appeared in Chevrolet sponsored ABC 2015 CMA Awards nominees commercial.

Distinctive Features

  • Hairstyle
  • Eyes

Awards & Nominations

YearCeremonyCategory / Nominated WorkResult
2015CMT Music AwardsBreakthrough Video of the Year
“Love Me Like You Mean It”
Nominated
Country Music Association AwardsFemale Vocalist of the Year
New Artist of the Year
American Music AwardsFavorite Country Female Artist
Billboards Women in MusicRising StarWon
2016ACM AwardsNew Female Vocalist of the YearWon
Female Vocalist of the YearNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Music: Country ArtistNominated
Choice Music: Country Song
“Peter Pan”
Country Music Association AwardsFemale Vocalist of the YearNominated
New Artist of the Year
American Music AwardsFavorite Country Female ArtistNominated
2017People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Country Female ArtistNominated
Grammy AwardsBest New ArtistNominated
Radio Disney Music AwardsBreakout Artist of the YearNominated
Country Favorite ArtistWon
Country Favorite Song
“Peter Pan”
Won
Best Crush Song
“Yeah Boy”
Nominated
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite New ArtistNominated
iHeartRadio Music AwardsBest New ArtistNominated
Best New Country ArtistWon
ACM AwardsFemale Vocalist of the YearNominated
Video of the Year
“Peter Pan”
Nominated
CMT Music AwardsVideo of the Year
“Peter Pan”
Nominated
Female Video of the Year
“Peter Pan”
Nominated
CMT Performance of the Year
“You’re Still the One/Any Man of Mine/Man! I Feel Like a Woman!”
with (Meghan Trainor, Jill Scott)
Nominated
ACM AwardsGene Weed Milestone AwardWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Country ArtistNominated
Country Music Association AwardsFemale Vocalist of the YearNominated
2018ACM AwardsFemale Vocalist of the YearNominated
Video of the Year
“Legends”
Nominated
Billboard Music AwardsTop Female Country ArtistNominated

Kelsea Ballerini Favorites

  • Favorite Emoji – Salsa Dancer
  • Favorite Artist of All Time – Kelly Clarkson
  • Favorite Beauty Products – Nuance Salma Hayek Anti-Aging Super Cream

Kelsea Ballerini Net worth

Kelsea Ballerini is an american country pop singer and songwriter who has a net worth of $8 million dollars. Her debut studio album The First Time was released in 2015 on Black River records.

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Kelsea Ballerini

  • Kelsea was born in Mascot, but was raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. She finally relocated to Nashville at 15.
  • After 2006, Kelsea became the first female to have her debut song “Love Me Like You Mean It” reach #1 position (Reached #1 in 2015) on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart. Before her, Carrie Underwood did so in 2006.
  • For a date with bachelor Craig Conover, Kelsea paid $5001 which actually never happened.
  • For her debut EP, she received appreciation from singer Taylor Swift.
  • At 3, she started dancing. But, paused it at the age of 13.
  • Kelsea used to sing in the school and church choirs.
  • She started songwriting at 12 when she wrote a song for her mom called “Oh Mama” on the occasion of Mother’s day.
  • Kelsea signed with the record label “Black River Entertainment” when she was 19.
  • When Kelsea met singer Kelly Clarkson, she told Kelsea that she had just googled about her two days back. Kelsea was about to die after listening this.
  • Kelsea is obsessed with Pretty Little Liars.
  • If Kelsea weren’t a singer, she would have been a hair and makeup artist.
  • Visit her official website @ kelseaballerini.com.

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