Antonella Barba is an American singer who rose to prominence while competing in the sixth season of American Idol. Further, after eliminating after reaching the top 16 positions in the show, she began to try her hands at the screen. Therefore, she has acted in minor roles in a few films as well as appeared as a 2012 season Fear Factor contestant.
According to the reports of DailyMail on 21 November 2019, she has sentenced to nearly four years in prison for conspiring to distribute fentanyl. The singer had pleaded guilty to possessing over 400 grams of fentanyl with intent to distribute in July. However, she got busted trying to deliver nearly two pounds of the drug to a stash house in Virginia back in October 2018. Let us scroll over to know more information on the controversial figure.
Caption: The contestant of the sixth season of American Idol, Antonella Barba.
Antonella Barba: Bio, Family, Career
The singer was born on 26 November 1986 in Santa Monica, California in the United States of America. She is the daughter of father Vincenzo and mother Valerie Barba. At six years old, she along with her family moved to Point Pleasant, New Jersey. Regarding her education, she completed her schooling at Red Bank Catholic High School in New Jersey. Then she attended Catholic University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in architecture.
Furthermore, she started to play the violin from the age of four and referred to as ‘Violin Girl’. She was referred by the name due to her performances. Also, she taught the violin to neighborhood children as well. Later at the age of nineteen, she gave an audition for the sixth season of American Idol and sang 1976 single ‘Free’. However, she was eliminated after making the Top 16th position in the show. She has sung several songs including 2009 ‘The Christmas Song’ and 2010 ‘Out for Blood’. In addition, she appeared in a few television shows like Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
Antonella Barba: Personal Life & Husband
Coming over to her personal life, the 34-years-old (as of 2020) has been maintaining her personal life away from the media. However, it is unclear whether she is single or possibly be in a secret relationship. It may be that she is currently waiting for the right person to come at the right time.
Besides being a felony charge of heroin, the singer has been involved in a controversy. When she uploaded a picture where she was in a wet tee-shirt in the fountain of the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Following that, she was also arrested for shoplifting in New York City in 2011.
Antonella Barba: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She must be earning a profitable amount from her career in the entertainment industry to live a lavishing life. Though she has not revealed information about her income publicly, she has been showing her performance over decades. Therefore, her net worth has an estimation of above $600k followers.
She has an unverified Instagram account @antonellabarba with 11.9k followers. The singer also has an unverified account @AntonellaBarba with more than 4.3k followers. It seems that she does not have any accounts on Facebook.
Antonella Barba: Body Measurements
The gorgeous multi-talented lady possesses an attractive and slim body type that stands to a height of 1.72 m and weighs around 55 Kg. Her body measures 34-28-35 inches of chest, waist, and hips with shoe size 7. She has dark brown hair color with dark brown eyes color.