Maddi Jane is an American singer and social media sensation, best known for posting cover version of popular songs on her self-titled YouTube channel. With more than 1.4 million subscribers and over 419 million views, Maddi Jane’s channel is one of the most popular YouTube channels in Wheaton, Illinois. She is also popular on Twitter and Instagram, where she has more than 310,000 and 127,000 followers respectively. Maddi Jane’s popularity increased in 2012 when she took part and performed in the famous ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show.’ Thanks to her popularity and singing skills, Maddi got the opportunity to collaborate with popular musicians like Josh Golden, MattyBRaps, and Chester See. She is also an entrepreneur as she owns an online store, which sells clothing and merchandise for men, women, and kids.
Early Life & Career
Madeleine Jane Gray was born on September 4, 1998 in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. She was raised by her parents, Mack Jane and Saddi Jane. She developed an interest towards music at a very young age and was duly supported by her mother, who served as her first music teacher.
Realizing Maddi’s passion for music, her parents sent her to the famous American vocal coach and singer, Brett Manning, who helped her to fine-tune her singing skills. Maddi quickly picked up the nuances of various forms of music and was hence made a part of many musical theatres when she was just eight years old.
By the time she was 10 years old, she had attended a conference at ‘Belmont University’ in Nashville, Tennessee. She created her YouTube channel at the age of 12 and started posting music covers of famous songs.
Music covers, posted by Maddi, were viewed by many, which increased her popularity. She gained prominence as a singer when she emulated songs sung by popular artists, such as Bruno Mars, Adele, and Taylor Swift.
Madeleine caught the attention of many when her cover version of the song ‘Rolling in the Deep’ claimed the fourth position in the ‘Billboard Social 50’ chart. Her YouTube channel then started gathering more number of subscribers, which increased the number of views, generated by her channel.
With more than 1.4 million subscribers and over 419 million views, Maddi’s channel is currently one of the most popular YouTube channels in Illinois. Many of her videos have gathered millions of views. Some of them are ‘Maddi Jane - Price Tag (Jessie J),’ ‘Maddi Jane - Impossible (Shontelle),’ ‘Maddi Jane - Rolling in the Deep (Adele),’ and ‘Maddi Jane - Just The Way You Are (Bruno Mars).’
She then started posting original compositions, which spoke volumes about her musical knowledge. Some of her most popular original songs are titled as ‘Maddi Jane - Snowflakes (Original Holiday Song and Video),’ ‘Maddi Jane - Barricade (Official Music Video),’ and ‘Luke Minx and Maddi Jane - Hold On (Official Music Video).’
She created her Twitter account in April 2010. Her account, which gives a fair idea about her personal life, has more than 310,000 followers. She also has an Instagram account, which has more than 127,000 followers. She posts various photos and videos on her Instagram page.
In 2012, Maddi appeared in the famous American comedy television show, ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show.’ Not only did she appear in the show, but also performed a popular track by the famous Barbadian singer, Shontelle.
Maddi is also popular on other social media platforms, such as Facebook and SoundCloud, where she posts her music videos. Apart from being a singer and social media star, Maddi is also an entrepreneur as she owns an online store, which sells clothing and merchandise for men, women, and kids.
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Personal Life & Family
Maddi Jane likes spending time with her sister, Mia Grace. She is also close to her mother and often talks about music with her. She also likes to spend her time by hanging around with her friends and fellow musicians.
She also spends her free time by writing music and by playing her favorite musical instruments. She also likes dancing and goes on a horse ride once in a while. Maddi is a good friend of fellow musicians, Josh Golden and MattyBRaps. She has also collaborated with Josh and MattyBRaps on a couple of occasions.