Blake Lewis - Updated Feb 2024

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Blake Lewis

Blake Lewis is an American musician, singer, and actor who was the runner-up on the sixth season of American Idol.

Early Life and Childhood

Blake Lewis was born on July 21, 1981, in Redmond, Washington, United States. His age is 42 years old and Blake is an American citizen by nationality and follows the Christian religion.

Similarly, Blake’s birth name is Blake Collin Lewis, and his birth sign is Cancer currently, he is living in Washington. Moreover, Blake’s father and mother’s names are Dallas and Dinah Lewis respectively.

Blake is the only child of his parents he doesn’t have any siblings. His mother is a former rocker who still sings and plays guitar.


Talking about his educational background, Blake went to Kenmore Junior High School for his primary education, and later he graduated from Inglemoor High School. Lewis competed in many high school state tournaments during his high school years.

He also performed in several musicals, as well as comedy and rap videos with his buddies. In several of these films, he played his alter ego, Jimmie Walker Blue, whom he introduced during the semi-final round of American Idol.

Relationship Status

Blake may be single and not dating anyone right now. Also, Blake hasn’t been married before. Moreover, Blake has no children and it is seen that he is pretty happy being single at the moment.

However, Blake Lewis was formerly involved with Jordin Sparks (2006) and Claudia Doumit. Also, Blake dated Vanessa Hawke (2002 – 2003).


Blake hasn’t been associated with any sort of rumors or controversies. Also, Blake always avoids the media and engages in situations that can damage his professional singing career.

Career and Professional Life

Regarding his career, Blake Lewis is an American singer-songwriter and beatboxer who was the runner-up on the sixth season of American Idol. He has been singing since he was five years old and has toured Europe with the Columbia Boys Choir.

Also, he competed in several high school state tournaments while in high school. He also appeared in several musicals, as well as comedy and rap videos alongside his buddies.

At the age of 17, he began beatboxing under the alias BShorty, but he never forgot his original love, refining his vocal abilities with the a cappella group KickShaw until American Idol thrust him into the national limelight.

His unusual style earned him early fan support, including a voting group dubbed “the Blaker Girls.” Further, in 2007, he published his debut solo album, “Audio Day Dream,” and then in 2009, he released his second album”Heartbreak on Vinyl.”

After performing “All Mixed Up,” he declared 311 his all-time favorite band. Similarly, Portrait of a Chameleon, his third studio album, was released on May 20, 2014. Likewise, Wanderlust, his fourth album, was released in February 2020.

Moreover, his debut independent album includes the track “Your Touch. Also he admitted to enjoying “underground hip hop and techno music.”Blake also worked on Olivia Ryan’s New Warriors and Olivia Kuper Harris’ Juicy as a co-writer and producer.

However, he is most recognized for his roles in Blake Lewis Is Shitting in My Bathroom (2009), Free Radio (2007), and Generator Rex (2010)

Blake Lewis

Caption: Blake Lewis singing in a stage show. Source: The News

Brand Endorsements

Blake has not endorsed any brand till now and also has not promoted anything and has not been seen in any collaboration with brands.

Awards and Nomination

On the sixth season of American Idol, Blake was runner-up. Although, Blake has not been associated with or won any kind of awards and hasn’t received any prestigious title yet. However, Blake’s best form has yet to be acknowledged by his fans. In addition, we believe Blake will get several awards in the future.

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Caption: Blake Lewis in American Idol. Source: Zimbio

Blake Lewis – Net Worth 2024

Blake is a wealthy singer his estimated net worth is around $1.2 million and his annual salary is approximately $100k. Moreover, Blake’s source of income is mainly his singing and songwriting profession.

Blake Lewis

Caption: Blake Lewis posing for a pic. Source: Loud Swell

Blake Lewis – Social Media

Blake is very active on Instagram. He has 24.3k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @blakelewis. Similarly, his Twitter handle @blakelewis is followed by 34.5k followers. His Facebook account is @blakelewis and has 52k followers. Also, Blake has his website

Body Measurements

About Blake’s height, he is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 71kg. Moreover, Blake’s eye color is brown and his hair color is light brown. Also, Blake’s shoe size is 9.5(US).