Meet Grace VanderWaal – Young Singer and AGT Winner 2016

A young and beautiful singer, songwriter and ukulele player, Grace VanderWaal is immensely popular for winning the reality TV talent show ‘America Got Talent’ in its eleventh season of the competition. She rose to fame after singing her original song ‘I Don’t Know My Name’ during the audition of the show. The young talented music artist Grace VanderWaal’s net worth is evaluated of $2 million as of 2019.

Furthermore, she earned a gigantic sum of money at this young age from her music career. She won a million-dollar by winning the reality television show America Got Talent. Let us dig a little bit deeper and see what we know about Grace VanderWaal.

Know About Grace VanderWaal’s Net Worth, Childhood Life, Career, and Relationship

Tina VanderWaal and David VanderWaal were blessed with third baby, Grace VanderWaal on January 15, 2004. Her birthplace was in Kansas, USA. Besides, she grew up along with her siblings in Suffern, New York. Her older brother named Jacob and an older sister named Olivia.

Talking about her education background, she was unable to attend school regularly after being a participant in the show AGT. After being unable to manage the time for school, she started home-schooling and online courses till her seventh grade. Later, she joined a public school to continue her education.


She started her career by uploading her original songs and covers on YouTube Channel. Besides, she also used to sing during the open mic night near her hometown.

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Grace VanderWaal in the audition of America Got Talent in 2016. Pic : Pinterest.

She got a breakthrough in her career, after appearing on the reality talent TV show American Got Talent. During her audition in the show, she sang her original song which was like by judges and audiences. She also won a golden buzzer for her performance during her audition.

With her brilliant performance till the end of the show, she was able to win the reality talent competition America Got Talent. She was only 12 when she won the show.

After winning the competition, she started working more on the music industry. In November 2017 she released her first debut full-length album titled Just the Beginning. The young talented singer, Grace also managed her first concert tour. Later in 2018, she joined along with Imagine Dragon in their Evolve World Tour. After her successful music career, she is set to start in Disney’s upcoming film Stargirl. According to IMDb, the movie will be released in 2020.

Know About Grace VanderWaal’s Net Worth and Earnings

As mentioned earlier, Grace VanderWaal’s net worth is estimated at $2 million. She was able to earn a massive amount of money at her young age from her music career. She has also made a huge amount of $1,000,000 by winning the reality talent show, America Got Talent in 2016.

Furthermore, she also earned great cash from the sales of her music albums.

She was listed as one of Music’s Hottest Young Stars under 21 by Billboard Magazine. Furthermore, she might also be earning a good sum of money from her YouTube channel, Grace VanderWaal VEVO which has over 1 million subscribers.

Know About Grace VanderWaal Personal Life and Relationship

Following on Grace VanderWaal’s personal life, she has not been involved in many romantic affairs. As of now, Grace is only 15 years old and she is totally focus on her music and study.

Furthermore, Grace VanderWaal is also active on social media. She has a huge fan following on her Instagram account with over 3.4 million followers.

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Know About Victoria’s Secret Model & AGT Host Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks is an American actress, businesswoman, producer and TV personality. She was best known as a face of the cosmetics company CoverGirl and the American lingerie, clothing, and cosmetics retailer Victoria’s Secret.

She is best known for creating and hosting “The Tyra Banks Show” and “America’s Next Top Model”. She is the first black woman to grace the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.

Tyra Banks’ net worth estimated at $90 million as of 2019. She acquired fortune from modeling as well as from television and film career.

Let’s take a look at Tyra Banks’ life and career.

Early Life

Tyra Banks was born on December 4, 1973, in Inglewood, California to Carolyn London and Donald Banks. Her mother was a medical photographer and her father worked as a computer consultant. She has a brother named Devin. In early childhood, when she was just six years old, her parents divorced.

She initially joined John Burroughs Middle School and later joined to Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles where she completed her graduation in 1991.

Tyra Banks’ early childhood photo.

During her young age, she was teased for her appearance and considered an “ugly duckling”. Around the time she was 11, she faced body-shaming after a sudden growth spurt made her tall and skinny.

She later applied for Loyola Marymount University for her major in film studies. However, she moved to Paris even before starting college, after a French modeling agent selected her for the upcoming Paris fashion week.


Tyra Banks started her modeling career at the young age of 15 while she was still in school.

In 1990, she made a contract with Elite Model Management which offered her the opportunity to model in Europe and subsequently moved to Milan. After a year, she was able to book 25 runway shows as a newcomer in the 1991 Paris Fashion Week.

Tyra Banks in the premier of the America Got Talent 2018.

She was following a strict diet plan to maintain her body shape as required by the industry. She went back to USA during the mid-1990s to pursue a career in swimwear and lingerie modeling.

She became the first African-American model to sign a contract with CoverGirl cosmetics.

In 1994, one of the popular magazines, “People” named her one of ’50 Most Beautiful People in the World’. She was also featured on the covers of ‘GQ’ magazine in 1996 and the ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’ in 1997.

She was featured in Victoria’s Secret lingerie catalog as the first black woman in 1997. She was also announced as the “Supermodel of the Year” by VH1.

She was also actively seen in the television and film career. She debuted on television in 1993 along with Will Smith on the fourth season of ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’.

In 2003, she created and executive produced the reality television series “America’s Next Top Model” where she hosted the show herself of the first 22 seasons.

She created her talk show, “The Tyra Banks Show” in 2005 which focused on issues faced by young women.

Later, she appeared in many TV series like ‘Gossip Girl’, ‘Shake It Up’, ‘Blackish’, ‘Glee’ and many more.

She replaced Nick Cannon as the main host of America’s Got Talent in 2017.

Net Worth and Earnings

As mentioned above, Tyra Banks’ net worth estimated at $90 million. She has successfully collected this huge net worth from her modeling as well as tv and film profession.

Personal Life

Tyra Bank has been in a relationship with several celebrities in past including director John Singleton and basketball player Chris Webber.

Tyra avoids to discuss her private issue publicly, so she kept her personal life away from the limelight of media. In 2003, she also dated Norwegian photographer Erik Asla. There is no much more information regarding her relationship currently.

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