Omar Jose Cardona Biography
Omar Jose Cardona is a singer and songwriter originally from Orlando, Florida. He is widely known for competing in season 22 of the NBC reality singing competition show The Voice, where he finished in fourth place. Cardona is the lead singer of a band titled “Epic Party.” He has been performing for the last 15 years (as of 2022).
Omar Jose Cardona Age | Birthday
Born on September 28, 1989, Cardona is 33 years old. He celebrates his birthday on the 28th of September each year.
Omar Jose Cardona Parents
Cardona was born in Orlando, Florida to his parents; Mayra Girona Cardona (mother) and Emilton Cardona (father). Cardona first learned to sing from his mother Mayra (Moosikah), who was a church choir director at the time. Omar’s father, Emilton Cardona turned 60 years in July 2022 while his mother turned 62 in September 2022. Cardona’s parents have been happily married for many years. Moreover, Cardona has two siblings; a brother named E.J. Cardona Jr. and a sister named Amanda Villalobos. His brother E.J. Cardona is a singer and actor. And yes E.J. Cardona and Omar Cardona are related. The two are brothers.
Omar Jose Cardona Ethnicity and Nationality
Having been born in Orlando, Florida, Cardona is an American when it comes to his nationality. Besides, Cardona holds a Puerto Rican ethnicity.
Omar Jose Cardona Height
Cardona stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 8 inches (approximately).
Omar Jose Cardona Girlfriend
Cardona is currently dating. He has a girlfriend named Danielle Montalvo (Torres). The two have been dating since December 2020. Cardona’s girlfriend is his biggest supporter. In one of his girlfriend’s Instagram posts, Danielle wrote in parts: ” I love you” and “I’m so Proud of you.”
Omar Jose Cardona Music Career and Songs
Cardona learned how to sing at a very early age. He learned to sing from his mother who was a choir director at church. Cardona has been performing since high school. As of 2022, he has performed for 15 years in 20 countries across the world. He sings at venues like theme parks, cruise ships, and sporting events. Besides, the Orlando native singer, Cardona has collaborated with Jordan Fisher, a very well-known singer, and actor.
Moreover, Cardona is a member and the lead singer of “The Epic Party Band.” According to the band’s website, they are “a multi-generational ‘SuperBand’” that performs “concert-style, high-energy shows.”
Omar Jose Cardona The Voice | Audition| Live Playoffs
Cardona is one of the contestants of season 22 of the NBC singing reality competition The Voice. He is a singer-songwriter originally from Orlando, Florida. He is a member and lead singer of “Epic Party Band.”
The Voice season 22 premiered on September 21, 2022, on NBC, at 8 pm. Its judges are Camila Cabello, John Legend, Gwen Stefani, and Blake Shelton.
Cardona sang a rendition of Journey’s “Separate Ways” during his blind audition. His impressive audition performance earned him a four-chair turn meaning all the judges loved his singing skills. Cardona chose to be on Team John Legend as he progresses in the singing competition.
The Voice airs on Mondays and Tuesdays on NBC at 8 pm ET. Next-day streaming is available on Peacock.
The Voice Season 22 Battle Rounds
After his success in the blind audition, Cardona qualified for The Voice Battle Rounds. He went up against Lana Love with the pair singing “Into the Unknown” from Frozen 2. Cardona and Lana Love’s rendition of Frozen 2‘s “Into the Unknown” got them a standing ovation from all four judges. John Legend chose Cardona as the winner of the voice battle.
The Voice Season 22 Knockouts
After an impressive performance in the voice battles, Cardona progressed to the Knockouts of The Voice.
The Knockouts stage of season 22 of The Voice began airing on October 31, 2022. During this season, three artists from each team sang solos head to head. The respective coach of the three artists going head to head had to choose only one winner. Cardona went up against Ian Harrison and Morgan Taylor on the November 1st, 2022 episode of The Voice. The Orlando native sang “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons. He was chosen as the ultimate winner as he booked himself a place in the Top 16.
Omar Jose Cardona The Voice season 22 Live Playoffs
Cardona booked himself a place in The Voice season 2022 Live Playoffs after winning the knockouts round against Ian Harrison and Morgan Taylor. He is among the season’s Top 16 contestants. The Voice season 22 Live Playoffs will premiere on November 14, 2022, at 8 PM ET. Other Contestants who have made it to The Voice season 22 Live Playoffs include:
- Bodie Wade
- Rowan Grace
- Kate Kalvach
- Eric Who
- Parijita Bastola
- Morgan Myles
- Kevin Hawkins
- Sasha Hurtado
- Kim Cruse
- Justin Aaron
- Alyssa Witrado
- Kique Gomez
- Bryce Leatherwood
To Vote for The Voice Season 22
Fans and viewers of #TheVoice22 can vote for their favorite contestants via The Voice’s official app or through NBC.com/VoiceVote. To vote you will be required to set up an NBCUniversal profile to choose your favorite artist and cast a vote. You can vote up to 10xs on the app and up to 10xs on the web. Voting opens at 8 pm EST(5 pm PST) and closes at 7 am EST.
Omar Jose Cardona Net worth
Cardona has an estimated net worth of $500K-$1 million. He is a singer and songwriter. Cardona has performed for 15 years and covered over 20 countries worldwide (as of 2022). He performs in theme parks, cruise ships, and sporting events. Moreover, Cardona is a band member and frontman of the “Epic Party Band.”
Omar is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @omarjosecardona with over 9,700 followers as of November 2022.