Growing up in Waterloo, Illinois Alexandra Kay began writing songs at the age of 15 as a way to cope with being a teenager, her first loves and finding herself. While performing in multiple musical theatre productions, Alexandra decided to try her luck as a contestant on American Idol in 2011. The singer/songwriter started working in hip hop and R&B in early 2012. Using the platform rapper Nelly created, she sewed herself into the St. Louis music scene. Working with notable STL artists such as Nelly and Huey AK created enough buzz to sign an independent record deal with Nettwork Entertainment in 2013. Her first single “No More” was a radio hit spending three weeks at #1 on the New Music Weekly Top 40 pop chart. Starting her country music career independently at 22, she a began recording cover videos of many 90’s country music favourites and posting them on her Facebook fan page, going viral dozens of times. Since taking social media by storm AK has collaborated with some of the most iconic names in the music industry like Randy Travis, Tim McGraw, and Scott Stapp of Creed as well as made her Grand Ole Opry debut on November 19, 2022. She joined Tim McGraw, Russell Dickerson, and Brandon Davis on the McGraw Tour 2022 amphitheatre tour and shared the stage with country greats Tracy Lawrence and Clay Walker in 2022. In 2023 Alexandra Kay performed at C2C 2023 in London, England for the first time as well as headlined her own sold-out show in Manchester. This summer she headlined her “Backroad Therapy Tour 2” through Canada & the United States. She then followed up the success with another headline tour called “the Dive Bar Dreamer tour”. AK released her Debut Album titled “All I’ve Ever Known” this year in October, as well as announced another major headline tour.