An American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and YouTuber by the name of Kina Grannis (Kasuya).
Kina Grannis Biography
The 2008 Doritos Crash the Super Bowl competition won by her. She established a name for herself thanks to her musical talent and connections with fans on social media and YouTube.
Kina Grannis Age
Kina Kasuya was born on 4 August 1985 in Mission Viejo, California, United States. She is 38 years
Kina Grannis Parents
Trish and Gordon are Grannis’ parents. Her two sisters, Misa and Emi, have occasionally appeared in her video blogs and have joined her on tour and at performances.
Kina Grannis Husband
Kina’s husband is the director Jesse Epstein, who has worked on a few of Kina’s music videos. The pair wed on August 31, 2013, in a small ceremony in Los Angeles, after being engaged in December 2012. They have been dating for a while and appear to enjoy each other’s company.
Kina Grannis Career
Grannis started her musical career in 2007 after she won the Doritos Crash the Super Bowl competition and had her song video shown during the game. “Sincerely, Me,” her debut album, was released in 2006, and “One More in the Attic” was released in 2008.
After posting a music video for her track “Message from Your Heart” on YouTube in 2010, Grannis became more well-known. The video soon went viral and had millions of views. She kept growing her fan base on YouTube, where she frequently posted both original songs and covers.
The third studio album by Grannis, “Elements,” was published in 2014, and it reached its highest point on the Billboard Heatseekers chart at position 7. Additionally, she has worked along with other musicians like Imaginary Future and AJ Rafael.
Grannis has made a significant amount of domestic and international travel, performing in places including Japan, Indonesia, and Australia.
She initiated the “Run Team Kina” initiative to aid the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and has participated in a number of charitable projects.
Overall, thanks to her devoted fans and strong internet presence, Grannis has developed a thriving career as an independent musician.
Kina Grannis Tour
Grannis has not scheduled any upcoming tours.
Kina Grannis Covers
Some of her more popular covers include:
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley
“Fast Car” by Tracy Chapman
“Royals” by Lorde
“I Will Follow You into the Dark” by Death Cab for Cutie
“The A Team” by Ed Sheeran
“Stay” by Rihanna ft. Mikky Ekko
“Use Somebody” by Kings of Leon
“Let Her Go” by Passenger
“Creep” by Radiohead
“All of Me” by John Legend.
Kina Grannis Jakarta
On September 14, 2015, Grannis and her band departed Los Angeles for Jakarta, Indonesia. That would have been the opening performance of a Southeast Asian tour. Due to issues with her work visa, Kina was held in custody for 100 days while she was in the nation. Grannis was warned not to discuss her difficulties or make any YouTube recordings.
Kina Grannis Net Worth
An estimated $3 million is the net worth of the American YouTuber.
Kina Grannis Nationality
Grannis was born in America.
Kina Grannis Philanthropy
In order to generate money for a new school in Laos in 2011, Grannis collaborated with Pencils of Promise, a non-profit organization that constructs schools in underdeveloped nations.
Kina promised to give all the revenues from her song “In Your Arms” to the endeavor, and her team used 288,000 jelly beans to represent each dollar donated to the school in the music video they made for the song.
The school was constructed in 2013 thanks to donations totaling more than $100,000. Kasuya also actively took part in the Girl Up program of the United Nations Foundation, which aims to give females in underdeveloped nations more influence.
Grannis has worked with these groups, but she has also utilized her music to spread the word and generate money for other causes like cancer research and animal welfare.
In general, Kina has shown a dedication to using her platform and her skills to change the world.
Kina Grannis Songs
A singer-songwriter and guitarist, Kasuya has published a number of albums and singles over the course of her career. Here are a few of her well-known songs:
“In Your Arms”
“The Goldfish Song”
“World in Front of Me”
“Can’t Help Falling In Love” (cover)