Fast Facts

  • Played softball and rode horses while growing up in Northern California.
  • Was a member of the UCLA coed music group Awaken A Cappella.
  • First solo performance before a large crowd was at UCLA's Spring Sing student talent show. She later toured with Maroon 5, a band with UCLA roots that once played at Spring Sing.
  • Performed in the Kidney Now! skit on 30 Rock's star-studded third-season finale.


  • 2016, Tony — Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre: Nominee


  • University of California, Los Angeles, CA (BA in Communication Studies, 2003)


  • Birth Name: Sara Beth Bareilles
  • Birth Place: Eureka, CA
  • Profession: Singer-songwriter, Pianist

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Michael Cudlitz, <em>The Walking Dead</em>
The Walking Dead's Michael Cudlitz breaks down Season 7

The man who plays Abraham talks about what to expect in Season 7