Kala Banham Biography
Kala Banham (also known as Mikaila Banham) is an American singer, songwriter, and influencer. Banham gained fame after appearing in season 23 of NBC’s singing competition show The Voice.
Kala Banham Age|Birthday
Banham was born on September 24, 1998. Therefore, the singer is 24 years old as of 2023 and celebrates her birthday on 24th September every year.
Kala Banham Height|Weight
Banham’s height is 5 feet 4 inches (approximately 163 centimeters).
Kala Banham Family and Ethnicity
Banham was born in Windermere, Florida to her parents Lesz Banham (father) and Riccinni Beloso (mother). Additionally, Kala’s father is CFO at Hong Kong Disneyland. Moreover, her mother is a Philippine-born Zumba trainer. Furthermore, Banham has a brother named Lesz Romeo.
Kala’s mother is from the Philippines and brags on her social media about being a Philippine-born, also proud Filllipino-American, and Hong Kong ex-pat. In addition, considering Banham’s father, she is a mix of Polish/Australian and Filipino descent.
Kala Banham Boyfriend
At the time of this writing, Banham’s relationship status was unclear. Additionally, Kala has not revealed if she has a boyfriend not even on social media. However, we are keeping tabs and will update this section as soon as Banham’s relationship status is publicly available.
Kala Banham Education
Banham graduated from Osceola County School of Arts in 2017. Moreover, in 2018, Kala had an opportunity of teaching English to 5th-grade students at a migrant school just outside of Shanghai, China which she called an amazing experience.
Kala Banham Career
Banham said that she was pursuing music full-time during her The Voice audition. Additionally, Kala revealed that she was part of a competitive acapella group in college. However, the singer also noted that it had been a long time since she had performed music.
Currently, Banham has been working at a public relations agency, especially with music clients.
Kala Banham The Voice
Banham is one of the contestants of season 23 of NBC’s reality singing competition The Voice. The show’s 23rd season premiered on Monday, March 6 at 8/7c on NBC. Moreover, to watch The Voice, tune in on NBC Mondays at 8/7c and Tuesdays at 9/8c or the next day on Peacock.
Furthermore, the show is judged by Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson, and first-time coaches Chance the Rapper and Niall Horan. Moreover, Shelton announced that The Voice season 23 will be the last season for him as The Voice coach.
For her audition, Kala sang a song that appeared on Joni Mitchell’s 1969 album Clouds which Blake Shelton later said he was not familiar with. Even then, Banham ended up impressing Shelton and the other judges. Moreover, Kala received two chair turns from Kelly Clarkson and Niall Horan. Horan was fast enough to also trigger a block leaving Kelly out of contention to her on her team. Furthermore, Banham chose to be on Niall’s team and also had Kelly promise her that she is going to steal her sometime in the competition.
The Voice Season 23
The other contestants of the 23rd season of The Voice include;
- D. Smooth
- Marykate Conner
- Manasseh Samone
- Grace West
- Neil Salsich
- Ryley Tate
- Holly Brand
- Ross Clayton
- Michael B.
- Ray Uriel
- Kylee Dayne
- Cait Martin
- Tasha Jessen
- Jamar Langley
- Rachel Christine
- Gina Miles
Kala Banham Social Media Platforms
Kala is active on Instagram under the handle @kalabanham with 6712 followers as of March 2023. Additionally, on Kala’s Instagram profile, she proudly proclaims herself a “Cat Lady.”
In addition, Banham is active on TikTok under the username @kalabanham with 20.8k followers as of March 2023. Moreover, Kala has been uploading snippets of her originals to her TikTok account which now has close to 2,500 followers. Furthermore, Banham’s TikTok includes a melodic serenade for her cat Haru.
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