Who Is Kenedi Anderson American Idol? Dad – Father, Age, Biography, Wiki, Parents, Siblings
Kenedi Anderson, an American Idol competitor and performer, hails from Louisiana, where she attributes her strong country music roots. The 17-year-old singer (born March 20, 2022) from Crozet, Virginia has kept her parents’ identities a secret. On her mother’s birthday, February 16, 2021, she posted a video of herself and her mother singing a song she wrote for her. Kenedi also has younger sisters, one of whom is Rubee Anderson.
Kennedi Anderson’s Dad ( Father), Sibling, Mother (Mum or Mom)
Her dad’s name is Justin Anderson. He was appointed director of player personnel and recruiting at East Carolina University (ECU ECU Football Director of Player Personnel/Recruiting) on January 27, 2022
Anderson previously served as director of player personnel at Atlantic Coast Conference member Virginia for six years following an earlier administrative support role at alma mater BYU.
During his tenure on Bronco Mendenhall’s staff in Charlottesville, which began in 2016, he coordinated all the Cavaliers’ recruiting efforts and activities that included oversight of identification and subsequent evaluation of prospective student-athletes. Anderson spearheaded the growth and development of recruiting and internal creative media departments that helped UVA produce the two highest-ranked signing classes in program history.
On the field, the Cavs earned bowl eligibility status in four of the last five seasons during Anderson’s stay at Virginia – Military (2017), Belk (2018), Capital One Orange (2019) and Wasabi Fenway (2021). UVA also advanced to the ACC Championship Game in 2019 after capturing the league’s Coastal Division title with a 6-2 mark.
Anderson joined the Virginia staff after serving as director of player personnel under Mendenhall at BYU in 2015, where he developed a unique recruiting structure that resulted in a nationally-ranked class that also was rated as the fourth-highest in program history. The Cougars turned in a 9-4 record and made an appearance in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl during the campaign, which also included a 45-38 win over East Carolina in Provo.
From 2010 to 2015, Anderson was an assistant coach at FCS member Nicholls (La.) State serving as the passing game coordinator, wide receivers and tight ends coach and working as the NFL liaison. He was promoted to the position of assistant head coach during his third season with the Colonels.
He spent the 2009 season as a graduate assistant coach at BYU after serving an internship with the Cougar football program in 2008. He broke into the coaching ranks as the offensive coordinator at Harmony (Fla.) High School from 2004 to 2007.
As a player, Anderson was a wide receiver at BYU from 2000 to 2002 after starting his collegiate career at Ricks (Idaho) College. While with the Cougars, he was a part of the 2001 Mountain West Conference championship squad that went on to compete in the Liberty Bowl. Additionally, he was selected to the MWC All-Academic Team as a junior.
Anderson earned his bachelor’s degree in communications from BYU in 2002 and later obtained his master’s in communication from there in 2012.
He and his wife, Anne, have six children – Dakota, Kenedi, Rubee, Peyton, Jayce and Jackson.
Kenedi Anderson Height
Anderson, an American Idol participant, is approximately 5 feet and 7 inches tall. Her real height will be updated as soon as it becomes available.
Kenedi Anderson High School.
Anderson is a senior at Western Albemarle High School in Crozet and an American Idol competitor. Anderson explains that she plans to pursue a career in music after graduating from high school.
Kenedi Anderson Songs | American Idol | Auditions
Anderson is one of the candidates on ABC’s reality show American Idol’s 20th season. She is a senior at Western Albemarle High School in Crozet, Virginia. Anderson’s audition will appear on ABC during episode 2 of the 20th season on March 6, 2022. Her awe-inspiring performance left the judges stunned.
Luke Bryan, Katy Perry, and Lionel Richie are among the season’s judges. Anderson, who has done significant song versions such as Ariana Grande’s POV, Sam Smith’s Like I Can, and Etta James’ At Last, is seen holding a Platinum Ticket in the American Idol commercials.
Tune in to ABC on Sunday, March 6, 2022, at 8 p.m. | ET to find out if the singer received a Platinum Ticket. On February 27, 2022, Season 20 of American Idol premiered.
Kenedi Anderson TikTok
Anderson uses the handle @kendedianderson_ on the platform. As of March 5, 2022, her TikTok account has 1.1 million likes and 44.2K followers.
American Idol Season 20 Contestants
The other contestants of the 20th season of ABC’s reality singing competition American Idol include:
- Nicolina Bozzo
- Tristen Gressett
- Tyler Allen
- Jeremiah Jay Copeland
- Jacob Moran
- Cole Hallman
- Allegra Miles
- Betty Maxwell
- Noah Thompson
- Hunter “Girl” Wolkonowski (HunterGirl)
- Delaney Renee Wilson
- Mike Parker
- Kezia “Lady K” Istonia
- Christian Guardino
- Luke Taylor
- Skylie Thompson
- Scarlet Ayliz
- Katyrah Love
- Ava Maybee
- Lexi Weege
- The Heart of America(s)
- Dan Marshall
- Cameron Whitcomb
- Cadence Baker
Emyrson “Emmy” Flora
- Corey Curtis
- Paige Fish
- Danielle ” Dani” Clavell
- Leah Marlene
- Sir Blayke
- Taylor Jalen Fagins
- Fritz Hager
- Kaylin Roberson
- Elli Rowe
- Cole Wesley Ritter
- Elliot Greer
- Camryn Champion