Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and six albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts.
Crossover is a term applied to musical works or performers who appeal to different types of audience, for example by appearing on two or more of the record charts which track differing musical styles or genres.
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She has released three solo Public Broadcasting Service concert specials.
The Public Broadcasting Service is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
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Between 2008 and 2010, Evancho entered talent competitions, sang the U.S. national anthem at a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball game, gave concerts with Tim Janis and David Foster, issued her first album, Prelude to a Dream, and attracted interest on YouTube.
Tim Janis is an American composer with 10 Billboard charting CDs, over one million albums sold, four National Public Television Specials, and a constant touring presence.
Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
David Walter Foster, OC, OBC, is a Canadian musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, and arranger.
In 2010, at the age of ten, she gained wide notice with her 2nd-place finish in the fifth season of America's Got Talent.
America's Got Talent is an American reality television series on the NBC television network, and part of the global Got Talent franchise.
With the 2010 holiday release of her O Holy Night EP, Evancho became the best-selling debut artist of 2010, the youngest top-10 debut artist in U.S. history and the youngest solo artist ever to go platinum in the U.S. She performed at the 2010 National Christmas Tree lighting in Washington, D.C. In 2011, her first full-length album, Dream With Me, produced by Foster, debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart, and she became the youngest top-5 debut artist in UK history.
Billboard ranked Evancho the top Classical Albums Artist for 2011.
Later that year, Evancho released a full-length holiday album, Heavenly Christmas, and became the youngest person ever to give a solo concert at Lincoln Center in New York City as part of her Dream With Me Tour.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a 16.3-acre complex of buildings in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan in New York City.
From late 2012 to 2014, she toured the U.S. to support her 2012 album, Songs from the Silver Screen, which was Evancho's third top-ten album debut.
In 2013 she headlined benefit concerts at Carnegie Hall, the LDS Conference Center and with Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas for the One Drop Foundation.
Carnegie Hall is a concert venue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, United States, located at 881 Seventh Avenue, occupying the east side of Seventh Avenue between West 56th Street and West 57th Street, two blocks south of Central Park.
Las Vegas, officially the City of Las Vegas and often known as simply Vegas, is a city in the United States, the most populous city in the state of Nevada, the county seat of Clark County, and the city proper of the Las Vegas Valley.
The Conference Center, located in Salt Lake City, Utah, is the premier meeting hall for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
She also appeared in the 2013 Robert Redford film The Company You Keep and modelled for Guess Kids clothing.
Charles Robert Redford Jr. is an American actor, director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, and philanthropist.
After releasing her 2014 album, Awakening, Evancho began high school, continued to tour, and released several singles, collaborations, and a 2016 holiday album, Someday at Christmas, her sixth consecutive No. 1 release on the U.S. classical albums chart.
Evancho performed the U.S. national anthem at the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump in January 2017.
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Donald John Trump is an American businessman, television producer and politician, who is the Republican Party nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.
She is expected to release a new studio album, Two Hearts, including some of her original songs, in March 2017.
Albums of recorded music were developed in the early 20th century, first as books of individual 78rpm records, then from 1948 as vinyl LP records played at 33 1⁄3 rpm.