Makayla Phillips is an American musical artist who made headlines after appearing on America’s Got Talent during its thirteenth season and earning Heidi Klum’s golden buzzer award. At 15 years old, her performance wowed judges and earned her one golden buzzer from Heidi herself!
Makayla offers her songs through both YouTube and Instagram channels that she controls under her name, while remaining discreet about any information regarding her personal life or possible partners.
Early Life and Education
Makayla Phillips is an American pop singer making waves in the entertainment world. Known for her beautiful soulful voice and commanding stage presence, her talent and drive have enabled her to build a successful career at such a young age.
She first gained national exposure when she auditioned for America’s Got Talent during its thirteenth season and impressed all three judges, earning one Golden Buzzer from Heidi Klum herself! Continuing onto the quarterfinals where she performed Julia Michaels’ ‘Issues’.
Phillips is self-employed and makes her living from her singing career, television appearances, short film production and other ventures. Her favorite vacation spot is Miami.
Makayla Phillips is an award-winning American singer, dancer, model, and actor best known for her appearance on America’s Got Talent Season 13 where Heidi Klum gave her the golden buzzer award.
She maintains a YouTube channel where she posts cover singing videos, amassing over 48,000 subscribers on the platform.
Makayla Phillips was born July 8, 2002 in Canyon Lake, California to Todd Phillips a firefighter and Regina Phillips a drama teacher. She has two siblings; Whitney McDonald (an older sister) and Aidan Phillips (her younger brother).
Makayla is a self-employed artist, making money from modelling, singing and acting. She enjoys an extravagant lifestyle with lots of expensive things she owns. Makayla began singing at two years old, idolizing Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato and Whitney Houston among many other singers; Miami being her favourite holiday spot.
Achievement and Honors
She won multiple local talent hunt competitions and performed at various events. She quickly established a wide following on social media for her popular pop and R&B music, her dream being to perform at both Super Bowl and Grammys events.
She first gained recognition after appearing on America’s Got Talent: Season Thirteen when she was only fifteen. Impressing all three judges and receiving a Golden Buzzer from Heidi Klum allowed her to advance into the Quarterfinals.
She comes from a loving family; her father Todd Phillips works as a fireman. She often shares pictures of them on social media such as Instagram. Travel is also important to her – Miami being her favourite holiday destination! Dream Talent Management represents her.
Makayla Phillips, an American singer-songwriter, found instant fame after appearing on America’s Got Talent talent show and impressing all three judges during her audition, garnering her Heidi Klum’s golden buzzer and thus moving her through to the quarterfinals of America’s Got Talent.
She dedicated her performance on the show to her firefighter father whom she held as an inspiration. Since then she has made a name for herself in music industry and is represented by Dream Talent Management.
Talented Canyon Lake resident Willow Phillips currently resides with her mother Regina Phillips and older sister Whitney McDonald in California. Keeping much of her personal life confidential, Willow does not disclose much about her romantic or relationship status or love life; some of her favorite artists include Demi Lovato and Ariana Grande.
Makayla is an accomplished American singer-songwriter. Her talents range from singing, acting and modeling – she even boasts millions of followers on social media – earning her an income through Instagram posts alone!
She has won multiple local talent hunt competitions between 2016-2017 in teenage groups aged 10-13 and 14-18, and also been cast in television series such as My Crazy Ex and Occam’s Razor.
Living with her mother and two siblings in Canyon Lake, California in the United States. Todd Phillips works as an engineer for Cal-Fire Riverside County while also volunteering as a firefighter with Mecca Fire Department. Her eldest sister Whitney McDonald and youngest brother Aiden Phillips.