Alex and Sierra was an American pop singing duo consisting of Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton. The duo is best known for the third and final season of The X Factor, US. However, their split led them to carry on with their solo career since 2017.
Biography of Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton:
The American singers Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton make up the duo Alex and Sierra.
The one half, Alex Kinsey was born on September 8, 1991. He hails from New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Further, the star showed passion towards music from very young age. He used to pay guitar since school. Later, he went to The University of Central Florida. Recently, he released his debut solo EP Party of One on 31 May 2019. At this time, he is in the musical band BoTalks.
On the other hand, Sierra was born on February 11, 1999 at Philadelphia. Later, she was raised in Orlando. Deaton is of Vietnamese descent. Not only singer, but she is also a dancer and songwriter. Alike Alex, Sierra also graduated from The University of Central Florida.
Early career, The X-Factor:
Alex and Sierra actually started their career from the X-Factor. They participated as a group in the American music competition series in 2013. Further, the talented Simon Cowell mentored the duo. Meanwhile, Alex and Sierra received the most number of public votes every week of the competition. Finally, the show declared group Alex and Sierra as the winner. In fact, they became the first and only music group to win the show at any time.
After their win on X-Factor, the duo released their debut single. The music video of the song ‘Scarecrow’ was released in 2014. Thri other notable singles and albums include “It’s About Us”, “Little Do You Know”, “Just Kids”, and “Here We Go”.
In September 1, 2017, they proclaimed that they have broken up a year prior. Nonetheless, they continued their journey together as best friends for a year. Since then, they branched out taking on their solo careers.
Love Life, Split of Alex and Sierra:
The widely known singing-couple started dating since 2011. Prior to that, they met for the first time in 2009. Their ongoing romance between them sustained for long time.
Later, the then-couple announced that they had broken up a year before. In fact, they twitted about it on Twitter on September 1, 2017. Undoubtedly, the anecdote left millions of hearts stunned and shattered. However, the reason of their split is still unspoken.
At this instant, Deaton is seeing Luke Hemmings from 5 Seconds of Summer.
Net Worth and Salary:
Through the accomplished career as music artists, Alex and Sierra make a heavy fortune. Wihout any doubt, they individually have nine digit net value. Nonetheless, their exact net worth is still under review.
The duo had joint accounts on social media with massive fan-following. Their combined account on Instagram still exists. At this time, it has 202k followers.
Alex cites Jason Marz as an influence into the music world.
Sierra learned ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, modern, and more dance forms. At age of eleven, she won three international titles in Irish dancing competition.