Hunter Metts Biography
Hunter Metts is an American singer, songwriter, and Software Developer. He became widely known after competing in ABC’s singing competition American Idol, season 19. The singer works for Owen Technologies, LLC, in Nashville. Hunter also worked for Relode.Com according to his LinkedIn.
Hunter Metts Age and Birthday
Metts is 22 years old ass of 2020. He was born in 1998, in Franklin, Tennesse.
Hunter Metts Height
The talented singer, Metts, stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 10 inches.
Hunter Metts Family | Parents
Metts is born to parents with a musical background. Born and raised in Franklin, he moved to Tennessee with his parents who were pursuing a music career. Hunter has a very supportive family. His sister, Mattie, quit her job at Disney when he expressed interest to audition for the American Idol. Metts and his sister Mattie are very close and supportive of one another. The singer has not revealed the identity of his parents.
Hunter Metts Education
Metts attended Centennial High School in Franklin, Tennessee, where he graduated in 2017. He also attended Nashville Software School (2018-2019) where he did a software development course.
Hunter Metts Girlfriend | Dating | Wife
Metts has a girlfriend named Elli. Elli is a nursing student at Belmont University. Hunter has posted photos alongside his girlfriend, on his Instagram page. In one of his posts in 2020, he posted a picture of him pecking his girlfriend Elli, and under it, he captioned: “You’re my favorite(:”
Hunter Metts American Idol | Auditions | Songs | Top 9
Metts is one of the contestants of ABC’s reality show, American Idol, season 19. Season 19 was his third try at the singing competition. His first try did not work out since his sister was working at Disney at the time hence there was a conflict of interest. When Hunter expressed interest for the second time, his sister quit her job at Disney so that he could audition. The singer, who has a passion for music, has a regular job as a software developer. As per his LinkedIn, he works at Owen Technologies, LLC, in Nashville, as a software developer.
The singer has progressed to be in the Top 9 of the competition as of April 18, 2021. Hunter hopes to win the American Idol 2021.
Metts sang Falling Slowly from the film Once, and towards the end of his performance, he forgot the song lyrics. He was not happy with his performance hence he broke down with tears. The judges comforted and encouraged him.
American Idol 2021 Top 9 Contestants
Other contestants who made it to the Top 9 of the competition are:
- Alyssa Wray
- Casey Bishop
- Cassandra Coleman
- Caleb Kennedy
- Chayce Beckham
- DeShawn Goncalves
- Grace Kinstler
- Willie Spence
To Vote American Idol 2021
Viewers of #AmericanIdol can vote for their favorite contestants in one of the three ways:
- Go to americanidol.com/vote
- Use the American Idol app
- Text the contestant’s number to 21523
Voting closes at 6:00 a.m ET | 3.00 a.m PT
The talented musician has already released two of his original songs in 2021. His songs, The River and Loaded Gun are on the streaming platforms.
Hunter Metts Net worth
Metts works as a software developer before joining the American Idol stage. His estimated net worth is under review.