Sawyer Fredericks is an American independent singer, songwriter from upstate New York. In 2012, he was among the top finalists in the Young Artist Talent Search in Pawling, NY. Fredericks is also the winner of The Voice season eight in 2015. Since then, he has been very popular and had a large fan following.
During the show, his singles broke the record in iTunes, reaching at top ten. Fredericks’s other 14 singles also reached at top 200 charts during the show. Unlike other singers, he went back to his family’s farm in Fultonville, New York, to live life before stardom. Fredericks is a shy person. Thus, he likes to live life away from the media spotlight.
Quick Bio of Sawyer Fredericks
Sawyer Christopher Fredericks, aka Sawyer Fredericks, was born on 31 March 1999 in Newtown, Connecticut. Currently, he is 22 years old. Fredericks is the son of Kirsten L. and Carl F. Fredericks. Talking about his siblings, he is the youngest among three siblings. Others two are older than him, namely Skyler Fredericks and Eric Fredericks.
Soon after his birth, his family moved to Fultonville, New York. His parents have a farm where they raise cows, chickens, and pigs about his family background. Fredericks also loves to spend most of his time on his parent’s farm. Fredericks used to sing in farmer’s markets, community events, and in some folk clubs from childhood.
Meanwhile, he also became the finalist in Young Artist Talent Search in 2012. The event was held in Pawling, New York. Given his nature, he doesn’t love to be around the crowd unless he is singing. Music is the only thing through which he expresses his feelings.
How did Fredericks win The Voice?
Singing was his passion from a very young age. He used to sing in the farmers’ market, community events, and even in folk clubs early.
The talent scout invited Sawyer, after listening to his youtube videos, to participate in the competition. He then performed in the blind audition. Fredericks sang a traditional folk song, “I’m a man of constant sorrow.” The judges were very much impressed.
Fredericks’s duo performance with Mia Z. advanced him to 20. For the top six, he performed Take Me to the River cover song featuring teen dance troops.
Eventually, Sawyer made it to the finale. Fredericks won the season eight finale among the top four finalists, Sawyer Fredericks, Meghan Linsey, Joshua Davis, and Koryn Hawthorne. The show came to an end with the cover song “Old Man” by Sawyer.
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He was rewarded with $100,000 prize money and a recording contract with Republic Records. He was the youngest winner of the competition at the age of 16.
Throughout his journey in The Voice, Fredericks became the leading media influencer with 92.5k followers on Instagram, 72.9k followers on Twitter, 243k followers on Facebook, and 7.72k subscribers on YouTube.
Is Sawyer Fredericks in a relationship?
Fredericks is an introverted person. He does not like to speak up when it comes to his personal life. To date, he has not said anything about his personal life or who is he dating?
But, Sawyer has posted some pictures of him and his lady love, Abigaile, on Instagram. On one of such posts, he captioned:
It shows how Fredericks is chilling in his relationship with Abigaile. Furthermore, the duo keeps their personal lives away from the public view. Similarly, all of Sawyer’s past relationships remain hidden for now.
What’s the net worth of Sawyer Fredericks?
At a very young age, Fredericks has gained a huge name and fame. Being a winner of The Voice season eight, Sawyer is an American folk singer and songwriter. Although, an introverted person, his singing speaks thousands of words.
After winning The Voice, Fredericks released an album titled Sawyer Fredericks with republic records whose 22,000 copies were sold in the US. Then again, in 2016, he released another album with republic records whose 11,000 copies were sold in the US.
However, his main source of income comes from singing. Fredericks is an emerging artist with lots of talent. As of 2021, his net worth is $2.5million. But the net worth is likely to rise in the future.
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