Mike Parker is one of the promising contestants of American Idol Season 20
He might not be considered a frontrunner on the reality show, but he indeed has won a lot of heart with his vocal prowess.
Prior to his time on American Idol, Mike auditioned for The Voice. On the show, he made it to Jennifer Hudson’s team after his third try in season 15 of The Voice.
However, the singer was eliminated after passing the battle round during the knockouts. Apart from singing, Parker played football as a wide receiver in his high school.
Meet American Idol Mike Parker Mom DeJuanna Parker
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American Idol contestant Mike Parker was born in Gainsville, Virginia, to his loving mother, DeJuanna Parker. The singer has successfully won the hearts of many viewers with his singing talent.
When the singer revealed his mother, DeJuanna, was going through health challenges over an emotional segment, it was apparent that fans would be concerned about his parents.
Mike shared that since his audition on the show, they found out that DeJuanna has Leukemia. She was hospitalized due to her health condition, and her numbers were back where they were supposed to be.
DeJuanna is 61 years old as of 2022 and was born on August 24, 1960. She is an educational professional with over 25 years of experience in education in secondary and higher education.
She served as an English instructor for 29 years and 11 months at Fauquier County Public School.
Parker often talks about his dad and mom on the show about how they were local stars and how people still talk about it. It is evident that the singer was always inspired by his parents to dedicate himself to a musical career.
Who Is American Idol Mike Parker Dad?
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Mike Parker’s dad Mike Parker Sr, also known as Edward, is a singer. The American Idol contestant Mike often says that Edward is the greatest dad, and it was because of his optimism and integrity that he was there today.
On 2020 Father’s Day, the singer shared an adorable photo and a loving caption dedicated to his father. He stated that his father was the definition of determination, his hero, and he was so proud that he was able to call him his father.
His parents were also virtually featured on the American Idol show as Mike went on to receive their blessing in the big screen room as the crowd cheered for him.
His dad and his mom were the local stars, and the people there still talk about them to this day. His mother was the house singer, and Mike grew up listening to his mother’s beautiful voice.
He is the biggest fan of his parents and appreciates his parent’s efforts, due to which he never gave up on dream of becoming a star. He had also dedicated a song for his mom on the show and promised he would do all he could to make her proud.
Mike Parker Sister Samone Parker Details
Mike Parker is among his parents’ four children and grew up alongside his three siblings, namely Collin Parker, Chip Parker, and Samone Parker. However, only a little information about his siblings is known to date.
His brother Collin attended Berklee College of Music, studied Music Business, and found O&L Creations on December 17, 2020. Reportedly, Chip runs his home decor company, Against The Grain LLC.
Samone, Mike’s elder sister, went on to work at Wi-not stop and lived in Warrenton. Mike has also shared several beautiful pictures with Samone on his social account.
You can further meet the singer on Instagram under the user name @musicbymikeparker. The singer has garnered over 19.6k followers and has 49 posts on his Instagram.