Hunter Girl Biography

Hunter Girl is known professionally by her stage name. She is a talented American singer and a very famous songwriter. She is very popular these days as she is participating in the 20th season of ABC’s singing reality show American Idol. Hunter is currently working for music therapy organizations to help transform veterans’ stories into songs. In American Idol, she secured her place in the top five and we will see immense competition raging on to grasp the title of one of the most popular singing reality shows in the country.

Early Life 

Hunter Wolkonowski was born on May 22, 1998, in Gruetli-Laager, Tennessee to her parents. Her mother’s name is Urla Wolkonowski, and her father’s name is Chris Wolkonowski. She has a sister also, and her name is Kait Sons. She belongs to a very supportive family who has been her source of encouragement right from the beginning. From a very young age, she was interested in music and since then she has been in the field of music. Her hobbies are playing with dogs, Listening to songs,s, and Writing. She did her schooling at a local high school and then she moved to Nashville and studied Recording Industry and Music Business at Middle Tennessee State University.

Hunter Girl Career

The young girl at the age of eleven moved to Winchester, Tennessee along with her family where she began performing at her native church. Hunter Girl has performed across the United States and won the 2014 Texaco Country Showdown at age fifteen. She’s spent the last three years as a music therapy songwriter in the Chattanooga, Tennessee area, with veterans non-profit Freedom Sings USA. She did similar work for Operation Song. And before that, she worked as a booking agent for various venues in the greater Nashville area. Hunter Girl released her first recording on 23 July 2015. Her five songs have a combined runtime of 18 minutes and 43 seconds.

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American Idol

These days she is participating in American Idol – season 20, which is a singing reality show. She is currently considered one of the frontrunners who can win this show and compete as a top 14 contestant. Recently she sang a song on American Idol, which is said to be the best original song on American Idol. She auditioned in Nashville and she sang the “Riot” song and all 3 judges – Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, and Katy Perry said yes to her. Later, Luke Bryan, an American singer, and American Idol judge invited her to perform at his bar Luke’s 32 Bridge in Nashville only.

All the judges revealed that she received the Platinum Ticket, giving her the ability to skip the first part of Hollywood Week. Ever since the start of the qualifying rounds, Hunter managed to win the hearts of audiences as well as judges and emerged as one of the top contenders to win the title. In the semi-final episode, she cemented her place in the top three contestants and now she will be competing against Leah Marlene and Noah Thompson in the grand finale of American Idol 2022.

Hunter Girl Biography

Real Name Hunter Wolkonowski
Birth Date May 30, 1998
Age (as of 2023) 24 Years
Birth Place Gruetli-Laager, Tennessee, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Singer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 61 kg  –  in Pounds –  134 lbs
Shoe Size 7.5 (U.S.)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Grey
Body Type Slim


Father Chris Wolkonowski
Mother Urla Wolkonowski
Sister Rylan Wolkonowski


College Middle Tennessee State University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Boyfriend None
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Personal Life

Her relationship rumors were spread across the internet with the American Idol winner of season 20 Noah Thompson. They both met during season 20 of American Idol and became very good friends throughout the whole season. This led to their dating rumors on social media but Noah cleared the air by clarifying that they are just good friends nothing else. Currently, she is unmarried and is mainly focusing on her career. She has no interest in getting into any relationship at the moment as she wants to spend her major time developing her career.  She is active on various social media accounts with the name Hunter Girl including- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and youtube. On Instagram, she has more than 181k followers.

Hunter Girl Net Worth

Hunter Girl earns a lot from her music career. It is estimated that her net worth is around $500K. She is a talented star and has a long way to go. She has earned a lot of name and fame from the current competition she is taking part in. 


  • She is American by nationality and a very big dog lover.
  • She works with veterans in music therapy, turning their war stories into songs to help with their PTSD.
  • At the age of 11, she moved to Winchester with her family.
  • She is associated with veteran organizations such as Freedom Sings USA, Operation Song, Middle Tennessee State University, Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veteran Center, and Soldier’s Child.
  • She has worked in downtown Nashville on Broadway as a performer for many different venues since the age of 18.
  • Hunter has won several songwriting competitions including Nash Next.
  • She has performed in front of over 30,000 at the Country Stampede festival in Manhattan, Kansas.
  • In 2022, Huntergirl participated as a contestant in the television reality show American Idol and received a standing ovation from 3 judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie.

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