Emi Sunshine Biography

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Emi Sunshine is a young and beautiful professional American singer and songwriter who is also a popular social media personality. She is popular for singing Jimmie Rodgers’s song “Blue Yodel No. 6” which was posted by her on YouTube in 2014 and went viral and also reached the Today Show and Music Row. 

Emi Sunshine Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Boyfriend, Net Worth

Emilie Sunshine Hamilton, professionally known as Emi Sunshine, was born on June 8, 2004, in Madisonville, Tennessee, in the United States Of America. She is the daughter of Randall Hamilton who is a musician and recording engineer and Alisha Karol Hamilton who is a songwriter and a nurse.

As a teenager, Emi surely attends a school but she has kept the name of her school private. She has never mentioned the school she goes to or her plans to go to a University. As for her higher studies, we expect her to attend the University from where she can major in the field or subject relating to music.


Emi kicked off her career with a debut at the Grand Ole Opry in 2014. Her first single, “Oh Mary, Where is Your Baby?” dropped the same year. Following up in 2015, she released another single titled “I am Able” and, impressively, her full-length album “Black Sunday’ 35” at just 9 years old.

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Fast forward to 2016, Emi made waves in the documentary film “The King,” showcasing Elvis Presley, alongside stars like Rosanne Cash and Alec Baldwin. She not only appeared but also contributed original songs, “Danna Ray” and “Johnny June and Jesus,” performed while cruising in Elvis Presley’s 1963 Rolls Royce Silber Cloud.

The film’s international premiere at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival became a stage for Emi’s performance, and the soundtrack earned a Grammy Award nomination. In 2017, she dropped her fourth studio album, “Ragged Dreams,” featuring two tracks from the movie.

Emi’s collaboration with 4-time Grammy-winning producer Tony Brown began in 2017, facilitated by her manager, Steve Pritchard. The outcome was her sixth album, “Family Wars,” released in 2019.

American Idol

In 2020, the funk musician Bootsy Collins invited Emi to collaborate with him on his song “Stars” which was to benefit the Recording Academy’s MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Funds. The song was released on June 12, 2020.

In 2021, Emi appeared on the American Idol on March 21 and 22 where she performed Johnny Cash’s “I Walk the Line” as a duet with a fellow contestant Alex Miller who is a 17-year-old boy from Kentucky. Both the artists were selected for the next round which will be aired on March 28, 2021.

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Emi Sunshine Biography

Real Name Emilie Sunshine Hamilton
Birth Date 8 June 2004
Age (as of 2024) 19 Years
Birth Place Madisonville, Tennessee, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Singer, Songwriter
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Emi Sunshine Singer
Height in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in Centimetres – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 50 kg  –  in Pounds –  110 lbs
Shoe Size 7 (U.S.)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Slim


Father Randall Hamilton
Mother Alisha Hamilton



Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is her boyfriend? None

Personal Life

As a 19-year-old teenager, Emi doesn’t focus much on her love life or dating life. She is focusing and concentrating on her vocals for them to improve. Emi is currently single and has no previous dating history. 

Emi Sunshine Net Worth

She is an uprising star who is working on her music career and collaborating with famous artists to learn and get guidance from them. As Emi is hardworking and passionate about her career, she earns a net estimated worth of $ 1 million which she earns through her son’s writing, singing, and performing.


  • Emi can play instruments like Guitar and Ukulele.
  • Emi performed her first public performance at the wedding of her uncle and aunt where she sang “You Are My Sunshine.”
  • She received 1 million views on her first video where she sang Blue Yodel No.6
  • On December 11, 2019, she won an ASCAP Foundation Desmond Child Anthem Award in New York City.
  • She has performed around 16 performances at the Grand Ole Opry.

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