Hannah Nicolaisen is an acclaimed American singer and musician. She is known for her intimate, acoustic performances of classic pop, country and rock songs. She has performed at various venues in Montgomery, including Fitzgerald House, Red Bluff Bar, Range 231, and The Market. ((LinkedIn))
Who is Hannah Nicolaisen?
Hannah Nicolaisen, 24, is a native of Houston, Texas and graduated from the University of Illinois. She currently resides in Montgomery, Alabama, and plays live music. In addition to receiving her degree in Exercise Science in 2022, Hannah played Division 2 volleyball at the University of Illinois at Springfield. She also participated in TEDxUofISpringfield.
She served as a professional student mentor while in college. She eventually left her job as an IT recruiter and became a full-time musician. Hannah studied physics, engineering and mathematics at Cowley College and Cypress Woods High School in Kansas, before transferring to the University of Illinois. She later earned a master’s degree in psychology.
In 2023, she participated as a contestant on season 21 of American Idol, with the trio of judges: Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie. At the audition she performed the song “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” by Elton John.
Hannah has yet to release her own music, although she has shared covers of songs like “Chariot” on YouTube and TikTok.
Hannah was born on December 28, 1999 in Houston, Texas to Carol TeWeII Nicolaisen (mother) and Tom Nicolaisen (father). Her brother’s name is Heath. ((Instagram)) ((Instagram))
Hannah Nicolaisen with her fatherHannah Nicolaisen with her mother
In December 2022, she got engaged to her fiancé Matheus Telles, who hails from Brazil and is an assistant coach at Faulkner University. Hannah proudly shared the news with her followers through her Instagram, expressing her joy at being engaged to the love of her life. ((Instagram))
Hannah Nicolaisen with her fiancé Matheus Telles
About American Idol 21
American Idol is back and better than ever for its twenty-first season! This sixth season since the show’s revival is hosted by Ryan Seacrest, with judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie. The audition process has changed drastically due to Covid-19; This season has seen the introduction of remote auditions which took place from August 3 to September 14, 2022.
Additionally, the show brought back the “Platinum Ticket,” which gives three lucky contestants the opportunity to advance directly to Hollywood Week and choose their duet partners.
The journey to becoming America’s next singing idol is long and difficult. However, viewers can follow every step of the way and support their favorites. From regional auditions to Hollywood Week to grueling live shows, American Idol offers an up-close look at some of the most promising talent out there. It’s a rollercoaster of emotions for everyone involved, full of surprises and intense performances.
This season of American Idol looks to be full of moments that will stick with viewers for years to come. Let’s all stay tuned to see what incredible talent season 21 of American Idol has in store!
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