Alexis Jordan Biography
Birthday: April 7, 1992 (Aries)
Born In: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Alexis Jordan is a popular American singer who rose to fame after competing on the 2006 season of ‘America's Got Talent’ as a 14-year-old. As a charming young teen, she took the audience and the judges at the reality television competition by surprise with her mellifluous and soulful voice. Even though she got eliminated from the show after clearing the initial few rounds, she did not lose hope of making it big in the music world and continued her dedicated efforts. Following her elimination, she began to upload cover songs to YouTube which gave her a platform to showcase her talents to a wider audience. Soon her videos gained over a million views and this brought the young girl to the attention of Norwegian production team Stargate and American rapper Jay Z who helped her launch her music career. Her debut single ‘Happiness’ proved to be a massive international hit, charting at no. 1 in the Netherlands and Norway, and at no. 3 in Australia, the UK, and Belgium. Spurred by her initial success, she went on to release her debut self-titled album which once again proved to be a major hit. Along with her singing career, Alexis Jordan has also made a few television appearances.