Facts of Sara Bareilles Biography
|Occupation||Songwriter, Actress, Singer|
|Place of birth||United States|
Sara Bareilles is an American singer as well as songwriter. She is also a musician. She was born on December 7, 1979, in Eureka, California, and the United States. He was born to Bonnie Halvorsen and Paul Bareilles. Her half-sister name is Melody. She belongs to Italian, German, French, English and of Portuguese descent. She follows Catholic religion.
In 1998 she graduated from her high school. She attended the University of California, Los Angeles and studied the Communication Studies program there. She taught herself to play the piano.
In 2002 after her graduation from UCLA, she started performing at local bars and clubs. In 2003 she issued two demos of mostly live tracks, The Summer Sessions and The First One in April. She appeared in the film Girl Play as a singer in 2004. She released her first studio album Careful Confessions in January 2004. On April 15, 2005, she signed a contract with Epic Records. In 2006 she toured as the opening act for Marc Broussard’s “Carencro” tour. Her song “Gravity” appeared in the 2006 film, Loving Annabelle.
“I don’t think that being a feminist has anything to do with hating anything. It’s about celebrating women and being productive for females. I’m not one for seeing amazing, intelligent women being reduced to sex symbols.”
Her single “Love Song” was featured as the free single of the week by iTunes. Her Little Voice became the most downloadable albums of the music store. It debuted at No. 45 on the Billboard 200 chart. In 2007, she was featured on a Rhapsody commercial. Her single “Love Song” entered the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100. Her single charted as the hit No. 1 on the Pop 100 and Hot AC. On January 17, 2008, she performed the song on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Her Little Voice was certified Platinum by the RIAA in 2010. It reached at No.7 on the Billboard 200. On DVD and CD, she released Between the Lines: Sara Bareilles Live on October 28, 2008.
She released her album Kaleidoscope Heart in Los Angeles. In May 2010 he released his first single from the album “King of Anything”. Her single has been certified platinum by the RIAA. For July 2010 she was selected as VH1’s Posted Artist of the Month. Her album reached number 1 in the United States. She also guests starred on Bucket & Skinner’s Epic Adventures. She joined The Sing-Off. On October 22, 2013, she released her live album “Brave Enough: Live at the Variety Playhouse”. At the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, she performed a duet with Elton John on April 28, 2014. On August 25, 2014, she sang “Smile” at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.
She sang a single titled “Winter Song” with Ingrid Michaelson and was released in December 2008. The single “Winter Song” was reached at No. 2 on the Irish Singles Chart in December 2011. She recorded a duet with OneRepublic titled “Come Home” on July 14, 2009.
As of 2016, this breathtaking singer has a net worth of $16 million dollars and get a good sum of salary from different sources. Sara Bareilles is active on several online social networking sites.