Facts of Bea Miller Biography
|Occupation||Actress, Singer, Songwriter|
Bea Miller is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She is mainly known as one of the contestants of season two of The X Factor. She came ninth place in the competition. She was part of the Teens category which was mentored by Britney Spears. After the competition, she was signed by Syco Music and Hollywood Records. In 2014 she released her debut EP and on July 24, 2015, she released her debut album “Not an Apology”.
EARLY LIFE & HER RISE TO MAINSTREAM
Bea was born on February 7, 1999, in Maplewood, New Jersey, United States. Her birth name is Beatrice Annika “Bea” Miller. She has an acting experience like her fellow contestant of The X Factor Diamond White and Carly Rose Soneclar. She did voice job in animated films such as Toy Story 3, Ice Age 3 and Tell Tale. She has two younger twin sisters, Georgia and Esther.
She gave an audition of season two The X Factor in Providence, Rhode Island. She sang the Dixie Chicks hit song “Cowboy Take Me Away” and was successful in impressing the judges. As her singing impressed all judges she got four yeses and advanced to boot camp. She easily completed Task 1 and was advanced to Task 2. During the competition, she was paired with Carly Rose Sonenclar. Carly was judge’s favorite. They sang “Pumped Up Kicks” and impressed everyone including judges. They got the compliment “amazing” from Britney Spears and Simon said that he loved the performance. She successfully went to Judges’ Home stage and she was assigned Britney Spears as her mentor.
LIFE & CAREER
Bea sang David Guetta’s “Titanium” at Judges’ Homes. All the judges loved her performance. She made the Top 4 Teens and went to the live shows. She sang “I Won’t Give Up” by Jason Marz’s for the first live show. She was challenged to choose the song for herself. She went through the second live show with Carly Rose Sonenclar. The second live show became her most successful performance. Her second live show performance was Goo Goo Dolls’ classic hit “Iris”. All four judges were in love with her song. She went to the third week. For the third live show, she performed Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time”. According to her, she didn’t like Britney’s choice. All the audience, as well as judges, enjoyed her performance and voters kept her in the next week.
During the fourth live show, she realized her vocal chords at some point was damaged. She sang Snow Patrol’s “Chasing Cars”. She did shaky performance and also dedicated it to her sisters Esther and Georgia. Although her voice sounded scratchy she was supported by the judges. She was in the bottom two with CeCe Frey. She performed Dido’s “White Flag”. Britney Spears supported her but other three judges decided to send her home. Unfortunately, on November 22, 2012, she was eliminated. There was controversial moment when she was eliminated. Her fellow contestant CeCe even received death threats.
Bea Miller, who has a net worth of $2 million dollars (2016), released her first EP “Young Blood” On April 22, 2014 . On October 14, 2014, she went on tour with Demi Lovato and she also did the opening for her. On May 30, 2014, she released the lyric video “Fire N Gold”. On July 24, 2015, she released her debut album “Not An Apology”.