15 year old powerhouse singer Aliyah Moulden
Aliyah Moulden (born on August 14, 2001 in Annapolis Maryland) is an American singer. After learning to sing “Somewhere Over The Rainbow” as a child, she became inspired to become a singer. She performed at the Caroline Sunshine Concert Jam Tour with Disney stars in 2013, and has opened for artists like Jesse McCartney and Chloe X Halle. Aliyah also released her own EP, “We Own The World.” Aside from singing, she has done some acting, including a guest spot on Disney’s Jessie and a role in the short film Confined. She was also in Pharrell’s video for “Happy.”
Aliyah has one brother. She was raised by her mother, as her father died of lung cancer when she was an infant.
Aliyah put’s a leash on “Hound Dog”
America voted Blake Shelton’s artist, Aliyah Moulden, through to the Top 12 on the April 18 episode of ‘The Voice,’ and she’s proven herself as a powerhouse on the show.
She has already notched up some incredible performances of songs like “Hound Dog” Elvis Presley’s old hit ( first released by Big Mama Thornton in 1953, some 50 years before Aliyah Moulden was born, and the Carrie Underwood hit “Before He Cheats”. Her fun, full-out version of everyone’s favorite revenge song was just enough to wow coach Blake Shelton into the live rounds on the show, calling it her “best performance yet.”
The Future is Bright for Aliyah
She’s been performing on stage for years so she is totally comfortable there. At such a young age Aliyah has made her big stage debut in 2013 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, where she performed with other
Disney Channel stars during the Caroline Sunshine Concert Jam Tour. Aside from that, she’s opened for Jesse McCartney and Chloe x Halle, and performed in Tordick Hall’s Twerk du Soleil show. Aliyah was a semi-finalist in the Kidzbop/Kidztar USA competition twice, and was named in the top five of Australian radio station 2RDJ’s Stars of Tomorrow contest. She also won the Dray Kid Contest, as well
As an inspiring popstar, Aliyah has gotten inspiration from a number of artists. Her influences include Frank Ocean, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, Adele, Beyonce, One Direction, Aaliyah and Little Mix, among others.
So whether she pursues acting or singing, or both, as a career, Aliyah’s off to a great start!