| Date of Birth :|| Jun 21st, 1985
| Age :||36 Years old
Short Bio and Age
According to Kris Allen bio, he was born as Kristopher Neil Allen on June 21, 1985, in Jacksonville, Arkansas, the United States. Kris Allen's age is 34 years now. He holds an American nationality. Kris belongs to White ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
Net Worth and Salary
Kris Allen has an estimated net worth of around $3.5 million US. As an American singer, Kris has an average salary of $21,518 – $207,085 US and above.
Kris Allen is an American singer and songwriter. He won the eighth season of American Idol in 2009. He wrote and produced an album titled ‘Brand New Shoes.’
Kris attended the Mills University Studies High School. He enrolled at the University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas, the United States to pursue a degree in business management. During his period at the college, he participated in Christian missionary work in various developing countries.
Kris Allen began his music career by performing gigs at local bars. Kris also started working as a shoe salesman to earn money. He wrote some songs and self-produced an album titled, ‘Brand New Shoes’ in 2007 along with his college friends.
Kris Allen auditioned for the eighth season of American Idol in 2009 and cleared the preliminary rounds. In the initial stages of the competition, Kris received very little screen time and his solo performances were also not shown.
He played several instruments like the acoustic guitar, electric guitar, and piano during his performances. He was appreciated for his folk-inspired interpretations of modern pop songs.
In the finals of American Idol, he performed ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’, ‘What’s Going On’ and ‘No Boundaries.’ During the final results show, he performed a duet with Keith Urban, singing Urban’s single
‘Kiss a Girl.’
Kris Allen was declared the winner of the eighth season of American Idol 2009, beating co-finalist Adam Lambert. Five of his songs made it to the Billboard hot 100, charting within the top 100 after Kris won the American Idol. The songs ‘No Boundaries’ and ‘Heartless’ were among these.
In 2009, Kris released his first major album, the self-titled ‘Kris Allen’. The album included singles like ‘Live like We’re Dying’, ‘The Truth’, and ‘Red Guitar.’ His album, ‘Thank you Camellia’ was released in 2012.
In December 2012, Kris brought out his first Christmas album, ‘Waiting for Christmas’ which included the tracks ‘White Christmas’ and ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.’
Is Kris Allen Married? Who is his Wife?
Kris Allen is a married person. He is married to his high school sweetheart Katy O’Connell on September 26, 2008. Kris and Katy have three children together, Marlo James Francis Allen, Oliver Neil Allen, and Rose Elizabeth Allen. Kris is living happily with his family right now.
Kris actively participates in philanthropic activities that support missionary work, music education and charity. His fans organize charitable efforts on his birthdays as a gesture to honor him.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Kris Allen's height is 5 feet 9 inches. His weight is 74 Kg. His body measurements are not available now. He has dark brown hair and eyes.
Wiki and Social Media
Kris Allen is active on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has around 6.2K followers on his Facebook page and about 243K followers on his Twitter account. Likewise, he has 64.2K followers on his Instagram account. More info about his personal and professional life can be found on the Kris Allen Wikipedia page and other wiki sites.