The latest installment of the beloved reality competition shows American Idol treated fans to a thrilling new episode on March 12, 2023. This highly anticipated event aired at the prime time of 10:30 pm ET on ABC, immediately following the conclusion of the prestigious Oscars 2023 ceremony.
Cay Aliese is one of the participants of this season who gave her best in the audition as she performed an original song called City of Nashville which she dedicated to her late father, who is also a renowned name in the music industry. So, let’s learn about her.
American Idol: Who Are Cay Aliese Parents?
Cay Aliese was born to her parents in 1999, making her age 24 years now. Her father, Nolan Neal, was a talented singer from Nashville who competed on season 15 of AGT and season 11 of The Voice.
On July 18, 2022, Nolan was found dead at 41 in his Nashville residence. Following a thorough investigation, the coroner has officially determined the cause of Neal’s tragic passing. It has been concluded that Neal’s cause of death was the result of “acute combined drug toxicity,” and as such, has been ruled an accident.
Furthermore, Cay recently appeared in the AGT, where she gave her performance, dedicating a song to her father. Meanwhile, Cay has not talked much about her mother and other family members. Exploring the internet, it is reported that Nolan was married to Stephanie Neal. Together, they had two kids. So, we can say that Cay’s mother is Stephanie.
Nolan and Stephanie also had a son named Cadence Neal, who may be Cay’s brother.
Cay Aliese Job: Journey To American Idol
By profession, Cay Aliese is a graphic designer. Apart from being a graphic designer, Aliese passion for a career in the music industry sprung from her father, Nolan Neal. Also, she leads a group named The Deep Worship and wants to be a light to the world.
Some of her notable singles are Send Me A Butterfly, A Daughter (You Can’t Love), Safer To Hate, Ruins, and Polish All The Pieces. Furthermore, Aliese passion for music led her to compete in the American Idol.
She auditioned in the 21st season of AGT as she performed her original song named The City of Nashville. Unfortunately, Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan, and Katy Perry were not impressed by the audition, much to everyone’s surprise.
But in the end, the judges felt the strength of her voice was enough to earn her a ticket to Hollywood, and all of them said yes.
Who Is Cay Aliese Husband? Married Life and Children
Cay Aliese is a married woman who lives happily with her beloved husband, who goes by the name of Jordan Cate. At the time of this post, Aliese is 24 years old. In a TikTok video, Cay revealed that she was just 19 years old when she got married.
During that time, both of them were young and had been together for a long time. There are not many details regarding their wedding, as the AGT singer has kept the details confidential.
Meanwhile, Jordan and Cay also have two children named Asher Mercy and Ember Lily. Their first child, Asher, was born in 2019, and the duo became parents for the second time after welcoming Ember in 2021.