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 Kane Brown.

REAL NAME:  Kane Allen Brown

BIRTH DATE: October 21, 1993

WHERE FROM: Chattanooga/Nashville, Tennessee

MUSICAL LINKS: Alan Jackson, George Strait, Becky G, Camila Cabello, Khalid, Brooks & Dunn, Marshmello

TO THE POINT POINTS

  • Didn't know he was biracial until he was 7 or 8 years old
  • He was raised by his single mother
  • Growing up, he was sometimes homeless
  • Went to school with Lauren Alaina who was runner-up on Season 10 of American Idol.
  • Grew up listening to country and R&B
  • Won a school talent show in 11th grade by performing Chris Young's "Gettin' You Home."
  • Just became a father when his first born arrived October 29th.  Her name is Kingsley Rose Brown.
  • Won a few country categories in 2018's American Music Awards, including Favorite Country Male Artist, Favorite Country Album and Favorite Country Song with "Heaven".

All information obtained by artist's Facebook page and Wikipedia.

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