Kaibrienne “KB” Richins (American Idol) Biography, Age, Parents, Mom

Kaibrienne “KB” Richins Biography

Kaibrienne “KB” Richins, a native of Henefer, Utah is a talented singer-songwriter who is a contestant on American Idol Season 22. She is North Summit High School grad whose musical journey has not been easy. KB revealed that she was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease and she struggles with anxiety.

How Old is Kaibrienne “KB” Richins?

KB Richins is currently 20 years old (age as of April 2024). She born born and raised in Henefer, Utah

Who Are Kaibrienne “KB” Richins’ Parents?

KB’s parents, Justin Jewell Richins (father) and mother, have been her biggest supporters throughout her musical journey. Richins revealed that, for her online preliminary American Idol season 22 audition, she auditioned from the garage of her mom’s house. Her father/dad accompanied her for the main audition of American Idol season 22. Moreover, she has younger sister, Karrisyn.

Kaibrienne KB Richins on Americal Idol season 22 Stage
Kaibrienne KB Richins During American Idol season 22 audition

Kaibrienne “KB” Richins Audition and Story

KB performed a rendition of Alicia Keys’ “Fallin’”, during the American Idol season 22 audition. Lionel Richie praised her vocal control, Katy Perry admired her authenticity, and Luke Bryan predicted she would go far in the competition. Her impressive performance earned her a golden ticket to the next round of the competition.

At the time of her audition, KB Richins shared that she was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease, a thyroid disease “that’s super painful and when it flares up.” She also revealed that she struggles with anxiety.

Kaibrienne “KB” Richins Hollywood Week

KB faced the grueling Hollywood Week, where sleep-deprived contestants battled it out for a coveted spot in the next round. Her rendition of Etta James’ “At Last” left the judges in awe. KB’s emotional connection to the lyrics and her powerful voice secured her place among the top contenders.

Showstopper Performance

KB’s Showstopper Performance was nothing short of magical. She chose Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You”, hitting every high note with precision. The audience erupted in applause, and the judges declared it one of the most memorable moments in American Idol history.

Kaibrienne “KB” Richins Top 24

KB will be performing on the episode airing on ABC on the April 7, 2024. Stay tuned from 8 pm to catch her Top 24 performance.

Top 24 Contestants American Idol season 22

Other contestants who made it to the Top 24 of American Idol seson 22 are:

How to Vote for American Idol season 22 Contestants

KB needs your support! To vote for her, visit the American Idol website, download the app, or text her unique code to the provided number. Here is how to vote for KB:

  1. Go to americanidol.com/vote
  2. Vote via American Idol App
  3. Text 10 to 21523