Abi Carter (American Idol) Bio, Age, Parents, Height, Mormon, Top 24

Abi Carter Biography

Abi Carter is a singer-songwriter and student at California State University from Indio, CA. She is widely recognized for competing in “American Idol” season 22 in 2024 on ABC. Carter has been playing the piano since she was 8 years old, and the guitar since she was 15.

Abi Carter Age | Birthday

Born in 2002, Carter is 21 years old (age as of 2023). She celebrates her birthday on every year.

Abi Carter Parents

Carter was born in Indio, CA to her parents. Her mother is Andrea F. Engel Carter and her father’s identity is currently under review. Carter has six siblings and she is the second-oldest of seven kids. She has three brothers and three sisters. She dropped out of high school to help her single mother with the family, and now she’s looking to find success with her musical talent. Moreover, Carter comes from a musical family. Her mother and siblings can also sing.

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Abi Carter Height

Carter stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 4 inches (approximately).

Abi Carter Religion | Mormon

Abi Carter, the talented American Idol Season 22 contestant, has maintained privacy regarding her religious beliefs. While there have been speculations, she neither confirms nor denies being a Mormon.


Abi Carter appears to have a boyfriend, however she has not revealed the identity of the boyfriend. We are currently reviewing this information and soon we shall update you.


Abi Carter is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at California State University with plans to pursue a Master’s in college.

Abi Carter American Idol | Audition

Carter is a contestant in the ABC singing reality competition show “American Idol” season 22. She is a singer-songwriter from  Indio, California. Carter revealed that she has been playing the piano since she was 8 years old, the guitar since she was 15. She has participated in Open Call at the McCallum Theater in Palm Desert, Calif., at least five times.

“American Idol” season 22 premieres on February 18, 2024, at 8 pm on ABC.  Kate Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan return as judges, and Ryan Seacrest as the host.

Stay tuned on ABC on Sundays at 8 pm from February 18, 2024, to catch Carter’s “American Idol” audition. and to find out whether she earns a golden ticket to Hollywood Week.

Abi Carter’s standout audition earned a platinum ticket. She performed What Was I Made For?” by Billie Eilish, showcasing her musical talent and emotional connection. Judge Luke Bryan even hinted that she might be the season’s winner.

Abi Carter Platinum Ticket 

  • Abi received a Platinum Ticket, granting her a first-round bye at Hollywood Week.
  • Hollywood Week introduced the “Idol Arena” format, adding an element of surprise.
  • Abi and other Platinum Ticket recipients rendition of “California Dreamin’” by The Mamas & the Papas set the stage for an epic Hollywood Week.

Showstopper Round Performance

  • Abi Carter’s final solo performance featured “If I Could Turn Back Time” by Cher.
  • Despite battling bronchitis before her Showstopper performance, Abi’s vocal potential secured her spot in the Top 24.

Abi Carter Top 24

  • Abi Carter is now one of the contestants in the Top 24 of American Idol season 22, and she competes at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii.
  • She collaborates with celebrity mentors Jelly Roll and Tori Kelly.

American Idol Season 22 Contestants

The other contestants on ABC’s “American Idol” season 22 include:

Abi Carter Instagram

Carter is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @abicartermusic, with 900 followers as of February 13, 2024.