Ava Maybe has made a great impression on american idol. Since auditioning for her, the 21-year-old has continued to impress the judges with her unique sound. Ava has cracked the top 14 in season 20 and has her eye on the prize: becoming the next winner of american idol.
Who is Ava Maybee? She is the daughter of a famous musician. From her family to her personal life, hollywoodlife has put together 5 key things to know about Ava Maybee.
1. Ava is the daughter of Chad Smith.
ava’s dad is Chad Smithwho has been the drummer of the band Hot Red Chilies since 1988. Ava’s mom is Trisha Cardoso. It’s no surprise that she’s been singing and acting since she was 5 years old. Over the years, she has notably performed the national anthem at Lakers and Dodgers games.
2. Ava is currently in college.
Ava is a junior at New York University. Ava was selected to be a part of the NYU/Tisch/Clive Davis School of Music high school program as well as the Interlochen Rock and Songwriters program.
3. Ava has released original music.
Ava has released several singles, including “Colors”, “Lay Low” and “See Me Now”. Her latest single is “Mood Swings”. Ava draws inspiration from “classical soul, rock and motown music” as well as artists such as amy came, sam cooke, Bridges of Leon, Adele, Janis JoplinY carol kingaccording to their website.
4. Maybee is not her last name.
Ava is known as “Ava Maybee” when it comes to her music career. Her full name is “Ava Maybee Cardoso-Smith”. Her full name includes the surnames of both parents.
5. Howard Stern thinks Ava will win ‘American Idol.’
During a recent episode of The Howard Stern ShowHoward talked to Chad about Ava’s career in american idol. Chad said that he was “very proud” of his daughter. howard sternwho said he watches the show, told Chad, “I was thinking Ava would win american idol.”