Z107.3  wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.

This week we put the artist spotlight on Alessia Cara.

REAL NAME: Alessia Caracciolo

BIRTH DATE: July 11, 1996

WHERE FROM: Brampton, Ontario, Canada

MUSICAL LINKS: Zedd, Logic, Troye Sivan, Coldplay, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Khalid

ALBUMS: Know-It-All (2015), The Pains of Growing (2018)

TO THE POINT POINTS:

  • She's Canadian.
  • She started her own YouTube channel at the age of 13 and posted covers of songs.
  • She made her television debut on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon in July of 2015, Best New Artist Grammy in 2018
  • She was awarded the Breakthrough Artist of the Year at the 2016 Juno Awards.

Here is a few tunes that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.