Kenny has enjoyed singing since he could talk. Having been born into a family of singers, he grew up with a musical ear. His favorite memory of singing is singing the National Anthem at the Tigers vs. Red Sox game at Comerica Park.

Hometown: Clarkston, MI

Favorite Movie: Silver Linings Playbook

Favorite Food: Watermelon and donuts

Favorite Activities: Hanging out with friends and listening to music

Current Job: Barista at Starbucks and a part-time nanny

Musical Influences: Stevie Wonder, John Legend, One Republic and Kelly Clarkson

Fun Fact: Started saving his money for a “puppy fund.” He plans to get a French bulldog and name him Charles.

Meet Kenny Nelson

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