How much is Pia Toscano worth?
One of the participants on the 10th season of American Idola Pia Toscano is a singer based in the USA. Pia landed on the 9th position on the show.
However, her elimination on the show is considered to be one of the most shocking eliminations. The audiences and the judges were shocked by it. She currently earns $650 Thousand
Pia Toscano is the daughter of Pat Toscano and Jane Toscano in Howard Beach of New York. She was born on 14th October of 1988.
Additionally, Pia has ancestry of Italian and also has a sister.
Pia graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in the year 2006.
Pia began to sing from the age of four. Furthermore, when she was nine, she also performed in the production of the local church.
For three years, young Pia sang for ‘ Brooklyn Cyclones.’ In 2008, she also won “Anthem Search” competition of New York along with being chosen to sing at a game of July 2008.
Moreover, before participating in American Idol and gaining fame, she was a part of a wedding band ‘Current Affair’ and also worked as a make-up artist.
On American Idol
Before getting selected for the 6th season of the show, Pia auditioned a total of 4 times. However, she got eliminated by the first day of being in Hollywood.
Additionally, she auditioned again for the 10th season and got selected. She went through to top 24 but got eliminated on 7th April of 2011.
She came in the 9th place, but her elimination was a huge shocker for the judges and the audiences. Media critics have a lot to say about her elimination.
Career as a Singer
After getting abolished from American Idol, Toscano started to gain even more attention resulting in her appearances in talks shows like The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Today, and many others.
On 29th May of 2011, she also performed two songs I’ll Stand by You and The Star-Spangled Banner at Memorial Day Concert held in Washington D.C.
In summer of the year, she also went on a tour with ‘American Idols LIVE! Tour 2011’. The tour ended on 20th September.
Later an announcement was made on 5th July of 2011 that she has signed deals with Interscope Records. In just a few days, her first single ‘This Time,’ was launched and was made digitally available in 13th July.
She performed the single at numerous events like Good Morning America, So You Think You Can Dance, and others. She also collaborated with Rock Mafia and worked on songs ‘Dream Girl’ and ‘Counterfeit.’ The song released with her next album.
On 21st November of 2011, she again collaborated with Il Volo and released a duet titled ‘The Christmas Song.’ Later on, 27th of November she appeared as a guest on ‘So Random!’ of Disney and also performed ‘The Time.’
Additionally, she also made her first appearance on big screen through 2013’s film Grace Unplugged. However, in 2012 she also auditioned for a role in Glee but did not appear because of the changes made to the script of the character.
In 2012, Pia also left Interscope Records resulting in her debut album not being released.
The latest singles launched by the American singer are 2015’s Renegades which she recorded in collaboration with DJ/producer Jenaux and 2016’s You’ll Be King and Pyro.
Awards and Nominations
Singer Toscano has not won any award yet.
|Name||Pia Ann Rose Toscano|
|Birthdate||October 14, 1988|
|Birth Place||Howard Beach, New York, U.S.|
|Mother’s Name||Jane Toscano|
|Father’s Name||Pat Toscano|
|Height||5’ 5″ (165 cm)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lbs)|
|Body Measurement||37-24-35 in|
Relationships, Marriage, and Children
Pia is a very closed person and does not like to share her personal information. There are no details about previous affairs of the singer. However, recently on 7th January of 2017, she got married to Jimmy R.O. Smith.
She also does not have any children.
100 thousand people follow Pia on Instagram. And 201 thousand people follow her on Twitter.
Singer Pia Toscano has estimated Gross Worth of $650 thousand.
Rumors and Controversies
Pia is a very secretive person and tries to keep her personal information to herself. However, after her elimination from American Idol, the singer did gain a lot of positive attention and support.