Holly Forbes (The Voice Season 21) Bio, Birthday, Height, Parents, Audition, Net worth

Holly Forbes Biography

Holly Forbes is a singer and songwriter is rose to fame after competing in the 21st season of NBC’s reality show, The Voice. Forbes started singing with a duo band called Holly & The Guy and a rock band called Qiet. She studied music at Morehead State University.

Holly Forbes  Age | Birthday

Born on August 15, 1990, Forbes is 31 years of age as of September 2021. She was born in Ashland, Kentucky, United States. Forbes celebrates her birthday on the 15th of August each year.

Holly Forbes
Holly Forbes

Holly Forbes Height

Forbes stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches.

Holly Forbes Parents

Forbes was born to his parents in Catlettsburg, KY, the United States.  Her dad and sister inspired her to start singing. She started in a gospel group with her father and sister when she was just a kid. Her sister is named Erika.

Holly Forbes Fiancee | Engaged |Children

Forbes is engaged to her fiancee Seth Carey who is a gamer and musician.  Seth proposed to Forbes in August 2021 and she said yes. She posted a photo on Instagram when Carey was on one knee proposing with the caption:

@n00bicle surprised me by asking a million dollar question 😭❤️❤️ I said yes! I love you so much Seth Carey! Can’t wait to be Mrs. Carey ❤️

Forbes together with her fiance, are blessed with two children; a son named Oliver Forbes, and a daughter named Violet Forbes. Forbes and her family are currently (2021) living in Argillite, Kentucky, the United States.

Holly Forbes Cancer |Health

Forbes does not have cancer. She however has been battling illness since she was very young. It is reported that since she was 11 years old, she has been experiencing period seizures which led her to seek medical attention. Following that, she was exposed to a variety of drugs at a very early age which unfortunately affected her hair growth. Moreover, it got worse when she started experiencing hair loss and it is for that reason that even as an adult she has no hair, and her Fans questioned if she had cancer.

Holly Forbes The Voice  Season 21 |  The Voice Audition | Songs

Forbes is one of the contestants in the 21st season of NBC’s singing reality competition show, The Voice. The season whose judges are Blake Shelton, Ariana Grande, John Legend, and Kelly Clarkson premiered on September 20, 2021. Forbes performed a rendition of Rocket Man by Elton John during the blind audition. Her outstanding performance earned her four-chair turn from all the judges. She ultimately chose #TeamKelly as her coach.  Ariana used her only block on John Legend.

Update: Who Does Holly Forbes pick for The Voice Coach? | Which Coach did Holly Forbes choose on the voice?

All the judges turned their chairs during the blind audition of Forbes. Ariana who turned in just a second earlier than John used her only block on him to prevent him from working with Holly. With all the judges full of praise for Forbes, the Monday, September 27, 2021, episode ended in suspense.  Viewers of the show will have to tune in for the Tuesday 28th episode to see who she chooses.  The Voice airs on NBC at 8 p.m on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Answer: Forbes chose #TeamKelly as her coach. She said that she grew up listening to Kelly Clarkson.

Moreover, the singer started singing in church as a kid with her dad and sister in a gospel group. she continued with choir and some musical theatre through schools and ended up studying music at Morehead State University. After leaving MSU, Forbes made many friends in her hometown with whom she could play music and sing constantly.

Forbes started singing with a duo band called Holly & The Guy which was formed in 2014 and a rock band called Qiet. She has been performing on other stages before auditioning for The Voice. For Instance, she performed the national anthem at the Appy Awards. She recently performed at Final Friday in BoneyFiddle as a special surprise appearance. She also took part in Rolling Stones Tribute.

The Voice Season 21 Live Playoffs | Top 20

Holly performed a rendition of Natalie Imbruglia’s Torn. Coach Ariana said that she lacked words to describe how “perfect” Holly sounded while Kelly urged people to vote for her former artist.

The Voice Season 21 Top 11

Forbes is in The Voice Top 11 of season 21  through public votes. Other contestants who have made it to the Top 11 of The Voice season 21 are; Paris Winningham, Wendy Moten, Gymani, Joshua Vacanti, Jershika Maple, Lana Scott, Hailey Mia, Jeremy Rosado, Jim and Sasha Allen, and Girl Named Tom.

Holly Forbes The Voice Top 10 Fan Week

Forbes advanced to The Voice Season 21 Top on the November 23rd, 2021 episode dubbed Fan Week.  She performed Alone by Billy Steinberg and Tom Belly. Gymani got eliminated during the episode.

To Vote The Voice Season 21

Now that the live playoffs are here, viewers are expected to vote for their favorite contestant to keep them in the competition as they compete for the Top spot.

According to the  #TheVoice official Twitter page, there are two ways to vote.

  • “The Voice” official app — The app is available in the App Store and Google Play.
  • NBC.com/voicevote — To vote through the official website, fans must create an NBC account.

Each method allows up to 10 votes.

According to NBC.com/voicevote, the voting window opens Monday, Nov. 8, at 6 p.m. MT. Voting remains open through Nov. 9 at 5 a.m. MT.

The Voice Season 21 Contestants

Other contestants of the 21st season of #TheVoice include:

Holly Forbes Net worth

Forbes has an estimated net worth that ranges from $200k to $500k. She earns her income through music performances.


Holly can be reached on Instagram on @hollyforbesmusic.  She has over 1800 followers as of September 2021.