Artist: Alessia Cara Bio

08 Jul 2015, 06:52  5,692,649  373,503

Alessia Cara

Alessia Cara (born Alessia Caracciolo on July 11, 1996) is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Toronto, Canada. She is currently signed to EP Entertainment/Def Jam Recordings and is best known for Here, her debut single from her upcoming album. Prior to her work with EP Entertainment/Def Jam, Cara was known for her acoustic song covers on YouTube.

Born in Brampton, Ontario, she wrote poetry and did theater at a young age. At 10, she began playing guitar and taught herself how to play various songs. At 13, she began her own YouTube channel where she posted covers of songs that she performed. She signed with EP Entertainment and Def Jam Recordings at the age of 18. Cara released her debut single in April 2015. Here was called a "song for everyone who secretly hates parties" by MTV. The song debuted on The Fader and accumulated over 500,000 streams in its first week. On May 5, 2015, the song was chosen as a can't-miss track by SPIN Magazine, listed as a must hear song by Cosmopolitan, and included on Billboard's "20 Pop Songs You Need For Your Summer Playlist" in June 2015.


Top Track "Alessia Cara"

Here - Alessia Cara

Here

204,160
1,526,924
Scars To Your Beautiful - Alessia Cara

Scars To Your Beautiful

138,249
902,068
Wild Things - Alessia Cara

Wild Things

126,920
743,981
Seventeen - Alessia Cara

Seventeen

52,759
267,029
I'm Yours - Alessia Cara

I'm Yours

41,169
293,891
Stone - Alessia Cara

Stone

36,027
126,922
Outlaws - Alessia Cara

Outlaws

35,478
176,076
Four Pink Walls - Alessia Cara

Four Pink Walls

29,206
149,385
River of Tears - Alessia Cara

River of Tears

26,394
126,376
Overdose - Alessia Cara

Overdose

25,772
129,332
Stars - Alessia Cara

Stars

20,372
85,750
My Song - Alessia Cara

My Song

16,826
76,205
Here - 2:00 AM Version - Alessia Cara

Here - 2:00 AM Version

11,635
37,383
How Far I'll Go - Alessia Cara

How Far I'll Go

7,268
44,245
Here (Lucian Remix) - Alessia Cara

Here (Lucian Remix)

7,216
37,435
Growing Pains - Alessia Cara

Growing Pains

6,773
19,539
Wild Things - Remix - Alessia Cara

Wild Things - Remix

4,147
13,443
Here - Logic Remix - Alessia Cara

Here - Logic Remix

1,655
4,854
I’m Yours - Alessia Cara

I’m Yours

838
4,186
I'm Yours (Live) - Alessia Cara

I'm Yours (Live)

506
3,197