Laine Hardy is a Singer and best known for his appearance in the season 17 winner of American Idol. On Thursday, April 28, Laine Hardy, the winner of the 17th season of ‘American Idol,’ stated that he is being investigated by the Louisiana State University Police Department. On Thursday night, the 21-year-old country artist announced the news on Facebook, stating that the LSUPD had issued a warrant.
An LSU official acknowledged to WAFB that there was an ongoing inquiry against Laine but declined to disclose any specifics. Meanwhile, LSU spokesperson Ernie Ballard told The Advocate on Thursday that the case would be updated on Friday, April 29.
Hardy will appear in the forthcoming ‘Great Idol Reunion,’ which will show on ABC on Monday, May 2, to commemorate American Idol’s 20th season. According to rumors, the one-hour special has already been shot and will feature a duet between Hardy and country singer Laci Kaye Booth, a fellow Season 17 finalist.
Who is Laine Hardy?
In 2018, he graduated from French Settlement High School. He began playing the guitar at the age of eight, and by the age of fourteen, he was performing in local taverns and restaurants with his brother and cousins in the Band Hardy.
Laine Hardy originally auditioned for American Idol’s 16th season in 2018 but only made it to the top 50. He appeared to have no intention of competing in Season 17 in 2019, but he joined his friend Ashton Gill in her audition to play guitar, despite Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie urging him to do so. He made it all the way to the final and won the championship, beating off Alejandro Aranda and Madison Vandenburg.
In the Bayou, a three-song EP by Hardy was released in 2018. He published the song “Blue Christmas” later that year. On May 19, 2019, his coronation song “Flame” was released following his triumph on American Idol. Hardy announced his first headlining tour on September 20, 2019, which would take place in the United States from November 14 to December 7.
In April 2020, he released two new songs, “Ground I Grew Up On” and “Let There Be Country,” and in May 2020, he appeared on American Idol to sing a rendition of “Life Is A Highway.” Following his recovery from COVID-19, his single “Tiny Town” was released in July 2020.
In May 2021, Hardy released a new track called “Memorize You.” After his appearance on ABC’s The Bachelor, the song received good feedback and grew in popularity. In July, he released a follow-up song called “Authentic,” which led to the launch of his first album, Here’s To Anyone, a few weeks later. On September 17, the album was released.
How old is Laine Hardy?
Laine Hardy was born on September 12. 2000 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, he is 21 years old. His father, Barry, works as a general contractor for a construction company, while his mother, Cindy Lou, is a real estate agent. Brittany Banta is his older sister, while Kyle Banta is his younger brother.
Who is Laine Hardy’s Girlfriend?
Laine Hardy was in a relationship with Gracie Lee last January, and he used Instagram to welcome his lady. Hardy shared a nice snapshot of himself and Lee with a sweet statement on Instagram.
Lee initially emerged on the singer’s social media account in November 2019, where they may be seen in one other’s arms, yet nothing is known about her or when or how their connection began.
How Rich is Laine Hardy?
The estimated Net Worth of Laine Hardy is between $500K to $1 Million USD.
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