Adam Wakefield is a country singer, touring musician, and songwriter. He gained spotlight after participating in season 10 of NBC’s The Voice. However, he did not win the show but was able to place it in second place.
Adam co-founded the Nashville bluegrass group The Copperheads and the Baltimore soul band called Old Man Brown.
Find out the rape allegation against him and info about his wife by reading this Adam Wakefield wiki!
Bio — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Born in the year 1982, Adam Wakefield grew up celebrating his birthday on the 18th of February with his loved ones.
38 years old as of 2020, he embraces Aquarius as his zodiac sign.
Adam Wakefield Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Education
Adam Wakefield was born in a small college town, New Hampshire in the care of his hippie parents. While growing up with a poor but well educated and liberal guardians, Adam was encouraged to imagine and explore new things.
His mother, Marsha Scott, who worked in labor unions helped coal miners, was a strong feminist. Adam once joked he did not write a bro-country song because he didn’t want to upset his mom.
Talking about his siblings, Adam had a brother named John who was a member of a band. Through John, he learned singing. Sadly, his brother suffered from a mental health issue and lose his life due to drug overdose.
Moving on, unveiling his educational background, Adam completed his school level from his hometown. Later, he moved to New York City to attend college at The New School. Throughout his college, he studied the Jazz and Contemporary Arts Program and all sort of music.
Adam Wakefield Height, Weight, Distinct Features
The handsome country guy Adam with long hair has a very great height. Adam Wakefield stands above six feet while weighing 90 kilograms.
More about his distinct features: Adam has a signature look with his cowboy hat on.
Social Media Reach: IG, Twitter, FB, YouTube
As of 2020, Adam Wakefield was active across all platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
On his Twitter account, he enjoyed 21.5K followers and more than 50K followers on his Facebook account. Meanwhile, he also garnered a self-titled YouTube channel where he entertained 3.78K followers.
Elsewhere on IG, some 18K people followed Adam.
Adam Wakefield Net Worth, Songs, Merch
Adam Wakefield moved to Baltimore and became part of a fairly successful local band calledOld Man Brown. Later, in 2013, he moved to Nashville to focus more on his country music and eventually, made up his mind in making a career in his music.
However, things did not pick up for him as a solo artist. As a result, he began working as a background vocalist and musician for artists like Keith Anderson, Lee Brice, Michelle Wright, and others as well.
Soon Adam formed a soul/funk band called Old Man Brown and played with a diverse group of people. He also participated in season 10 of The Voice and secured the runner-up position.
As a singer, Adam has released numerous songs like The Good Times, Sometimes Sarah, Shoot Me Where I Stand, River Stone, Good Morning Sunday, Gods and Ghosts, Dry Days, and many more.
Moreover, Adam released his merch at averagejoessuperstore.com where buyers can get the Gods and Ghosts album under $5 and the Gods and Ghosts CD, Tshirt, and Cup all for $20.
Reportedly, Adam Wakefield made a net worth of around $800K from his music career.
Adam Wakefield Wife, Engaged, Jenny Leigh
In Sept 2020, Adam Wakefield got engaged to his nine years girlfriend Jenny Leigh, an actress. He popped the question with a unique black diamond halo ring while they were on a vacation at a lakeside restaurant in Maryland.
Adam and his soon to be wife Jenny had a plan of touring but due to the COVID-19, they had to halt the plans. But the pandemic did one good deed is that it made Adam and Jenny more close than ever and gave them enough time to spend together.
Talking to PEOPLE Magazine after the engagement, Adam and Jenny shared they were already thinking about starting a family.
The couple first met at a music festival in Baltimore in 2011 where Jenny invited Adam to her recording session for gang vocals. Other vocalists did not show up but Adam was there and when Jenny performed her part Adam was mesmerized by her voice. There he took a vow that he will make Jenny his wife.
As of late-2020, the engaged couple was more than happy to start a new chapter of their life.
What Is Adam Wakefield Doing Today?
After his stint with The Voice ended, Adam Wakefield continued to pursue a career in Country music.
Moreover, Adam alongside Boyd and Casey James announced the release self-titled debut EP (dropped on the 25th of September 2020). Together, the trio called themselves TEXAS HILL.
Circa Sept 2020, Adam Wakefield professed eagerness to perform at the Pure River Broadcast Live from the Ryman.
Prior to The Voice fame, in Oct 2017, Adam faced a rape allegation from a woman. However, no charges against him were brought forth despite the Metro Nashville Police Department looking into the case.
Adam faced backlash after the rape allegation resurfaced in July 2020. A Twitter user with the username @erica__lynn alleged that Adam raped her and other women.
In response, Adam released his statement saying he gave his statement to detectives and fully cooperated with the investigating authorities.
Also, Adam mentioned that he was never charged against the case.