Fast Facts

  • Started performing professionally at the age of 10.
  • Once performed at a skydiver's funeral, for which she was paid half in money and half in skydiving sessions. 
  • Won a battle of the bands competition six months before landing a spot on the ninth season of American Idol.
  • Hobbies include knitting, sculpting, painting and playing harmonica.


  • Brian Walker — Husband (separated)
  • Tony — Son
  • Bill Bowersox — Father
  • Kelly — Mother
  • Tony Kusian — Ex-significant Other
  • Carl Bowersox — Brother