Where Is ‘America’s Got Talent’ Season 8 Singer, Genesis Nava Now?
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Genesis Nava, the sensational 11-year-old singer from Season 8 of America’s Got Talent, left us mesmerized with her incredible voice and heartfelt performances. While her journey on the show might have ended sooner than expected, it’s time to uncover what she has been up to since then.
Genesis Nava Proves That Singing Is Her Passion
Let’s rewind to Nava’s time on AGT. Hailing from the Lone Star State of Texas, Nava had singing in her blood. With a passion that ignited at the tender age of 3, she aspired to make it big in the music industry.
During her audition, Nava teamed up with her talented dad, who strummed the guitar as she serenaded the judges with “I Need You.” Their captivating performance garnered a unanimous “Yes” vote, propelling her to the next stage, the Vegas Round.
Fast forward to more recent updates from Nava’s Facebook account. In a joyous post from 2020, she announced her graduation from both high school and South Texas College, earning her associate’s degree. She expressed gratitude to the countless individuals who have supported her throughout her journey.
Delving deeper into Nava’s online presence, we discovered her YouTube channel, a treasure trove of recent content. Her videos showcase her passion for music and her participation in a worship group called Vital Worship. From soul-stirring renditions of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” to a captivating performance of Guns N’ Roses’ classic “Sweet Child O’ Mine,” Nava continues to enchant us with her powerful voice.
She Once Sang With Carrie Underwood
Nava once had the opportunity to be on stage with her idol, creating a moment that would forever be etched in her memory. As Underwood spotted Nava’s sign, which requested the opportunity to join her on stage, she graciously invited the young girl up.
The crowd erupted with excitement as Nava introduced herself to the audience, and Underwood asked her which song she would like to sing. Without hesitation, Nava chose Underwood’s chart-topping hit, “Good Girl.” As the band began playing, Underwood kicked off the song herself but soon handed the microphone to Nava, recognizing her extraordinary talent from the first note.
Nava then fearlessly took the spotlight, captivating the crowd with her powerful voice and stage presence. The audience marveled at her raw talent, and were also impressed by her ability to command the stage with the confidence of a seasoned performer.