Mara Justine is an American singer and actress who has a net worth of $3 Million. She rose to stardom after becoming the finalist on the ninth season of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”. Her immense performances earned her a lot of praise and fame from the audience.
Justine began her music career by auditioning for America’s Got Talent when she was 11 years old. Since then, she continued to perform on the show and earned success under the guidance of high-profile vocal coach Sal Dupree.
Mara’s outstanding performance led her to become a finalist in American Idol season 16. Aside from this, she is quite active on social media, amassing over 120k followers on Instagram. In this post, we will discuss Mara Justine’s net worth and biography.
Mara Justine’s Net Worth
Mara Justine Net Worth Growth
|Last 5 Years
Mara Justine was born on February 28, 2002, in Galloway Township, New Jersey. She grew up in a large family with her four siblings. Her sister Jacey Marie is also an aspiring singer. Her siblings and parents are some of her biggest supporters.
Justine discovered her passion for singing from an early age and started taking proper guidance with the help of her mother Linda Platt. Mara was encouraged to pursue her music career by her late grandmother who she describes as a wonderful inspiration and she often dedicates her performances to her.
Mara Justine Career
In 2014, at the age of 11, Mara Justine participated as a contestant on the 9th season of “America’s Got Talent”. At first, she was seen in episode five of the show where she performed the song “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going” by Jennifer Holiday in her audition.
All of the Talent Show judges voted yes and she received a lot of appreciation from the audience for her first performance. She put her heart and soul into every performance and successfully made it to the top 12 group of finalists.
Later, Justine sang “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston after being put in the Kid Singers category in Judgement Week. Mara followed this up by performing Katy Perry’s “Unconditionally” in the quarterfinals and earned a place in the semifinals after receiving votes from all judges.
Mara Justine Biography
|Date of Birth
|February 28, 2002
|Galloway Township, New Jersey
|5 ft 3 in (160 cm)
|50 kg (110 lbs)
|Name Not Known
|Jacey Marie, Alyssa Platt
|Ryan Platt, Brandon Platt
Mara Justine became an internet sensation following her breakthrough performance in the first week of the semifinals in which she performed the song “Breakaway” by Kelly Clarkson. She managed to secure a place for herself in the finals after earning more online votes.
Her popularity grew further when Mara gave an immense performance by singing Pink’s “Perfect” in the Top 12 Finals. Despite giving an incredible performance, she was eliminated from the show due to a problem with the sound recording that caused an echo throughout the broadcast for the audience at home.
Before auditioning for season 16 of America’s Got Talent, Justine competed on the local television show “Mauray’s Most Talented Kids”. From that point forward, she continued to perform in one music event after another and garnered a lot of wealth. In March 2018, Justine was seen on NBC’s American Idol Season 16 in which she became a finalist.
Mara Justine dropped her self-titled debut album in July 2015. The album features 7 songs including Hit and Run, Never Die, God Only Knows, Nothin’s Gonna Stop Me Now, Thankful, Walk With Me, and Criminals.
To expand her outreach, Mara launched her eponymous YouTube channel in October 2010. She uploaded her first video titled “9-year-old Mara Justine” in December 2011. Some of the most popular videos on Mara’s channel are
- “RIVER” by Bishop Briggs (Cover by Mara)
- 14 year old Mara Justine Singing Tennessee Whiskey By Chris Stapleton
- Mara Justine singing The Prayer
- “Love On The Brain” By Rihanna
- 14 Mara Justine sings At Last By Etta James On Fox And Friends
- His Eye Is On The Sparrow” By Lauryn Hill & Tanya Blount
Mara Justine has been receiving voice lessons from a popular vocal coach Sal Dupree. Justine is known for switching from a fresh-faced teen into a soulful powerhouse and an instant. When asked about her favorite music, she replied that she loved R&B and Soul.
Mara has also developed a special passion for the ongoing struggles associated with families and persons coping with the effects of Autism. She is a big supporter and advocate of the annual Elephants for Autism Indie Music Festival. This festival is held each year in August at the Boneyard in Atlantic City.
Mara Justine Net Worth
Mara Justine has a net worth of 3 million US dollars as of 2024. She is one of the rising singers in the American music industry. Her popularity grew when she went on to become a finalist on the 9th season of NBC’s America’s Got Talent.
For her American Idol audition, Justine performed “Love On The Brain” by Rihanna and received a standing ovation from judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan.
Mara managed to accumulate a lot of wealth and praise for her performances in television shows. She makes money from making music on social media as well as her performance on American Got Talent and other TV shows. Mara Justine’s annual income is roughly $400,000.
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