Carly Rose Sonenclar

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Carly Rose Sonenclar
Born April 20, 1999 (1999-04-20) (age 18)
New York City, New York
Genres R&B, pop
Occupations Singer, actress, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, piano
Years active 2006-present
Labels Syco (2013-present)

Carly Rose Sonenclar (born April 20, 1999) is an American singer, songwriter and actress. In 2012, Sonenclar finished in second place in season 2 of The X Factor USA.

She started her career as an actress on Broadway in 2006, and she also played Gilda in the television show The Electric Company. She later became a singer, and sang the National Anthem at sporting events.[1]

In 2012, Sonenclar auditioned for The X Factor USA season two, singing the song "Feeling Good", which gave her praise from the judges.[2] During the season, Sonenclar was normally among the top two most voted contestants, along with Tate Stevens.[3][4] In the finale, Sonenclar finished in second behind Stevens.[5]

In 2013, Sonenclar signed with record label Syco Music.[6]

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