Mackenzie Sol is an English singer and songwriter who is known for his singles such as “Never Letting You Go”, “My Gift” and “Laugh”. His singing career started when he was young and has participated in reality shows like The X Factor and Open Mic UK. In addition to singing, he is also a talented dancer who has the ability to arrest audiences with his stunning dance movies, electric charisma and powerhouse voice while performing on the stage. Also an actor, Mackenzie, he exhibited his acting prowess with the 2014 movie, The Dumping Ground.
Mackenzie Sol Personal Life
Mackenzie Sol was born on the 4th of September 2000, in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England, UK. He’s currently 19 years old.
|Birth Name||Mackenzie Sol Williamson|
|Birthdate||September 04, 2000|
|Birthplace||Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England, UK|
|Age||19 years old|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actor|
Family and Education
Mackenzie Sol comes from a family of musicians. He is the oldest son of famous and acclaimed singers Nicki Brown and George Williamson. He has a younger brother whose name hasn’t been revealed.
Very little is known about his educational background. Though there are no details about his formal education, he went to Stagecoach Theater Arts and attended The Royal Ballet School in London for two years. He took dance lessons at The Abby Lee Dance Company.
Mackenzie Sol Girlfriend
Talking about his personal life, he has been in a relationship with fellow dancer and social media star, Kendall Vertes since 2018. They both appeared in his music video “Taken”, in which she played his love interest.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 9 inches|
Centimeters – 175 cm
Meters – 1.75 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 65 kg|
Pounds – 143 lbs
Mackenzie launched his music career at the age of 4 when he was auditioned for the TV show, The X-Factor. He self-released his first single,
“Never Letting You Go” in 2015. Thereafter, he went on to release a number of tracks including “My Name” (2016), “Laugh” (2017), and “Taken” (2018).
He dropped his debut EP, “My Gift”, on 16th of November 2015. The EP included four tracks, “Chestnuts”, “My Gift”, “Without You (feat. Cymia)”, and “When We’re All Here”. The talented singer has also released many covers such as Ed Sheeran‘s How Would You Feel, George Michael‘s Last Christmas.
In 2014, Mackenzie starred in the short musical, “Chestnuts”, and went on to cast in the thriller, “Trepidation”, in 2016.
As a voice actor, he made his film debut with the 2018 film, “Puppy Star Christmas”, in which he provided his voice to the lead character P.U.P.
In 2005, he appeared in the auditions for the show, The X Factor.
He earned accolades for his singles, “Never Letting You Go” (2015), “My Name” (2016), “Laugh” (2017), and “Taken” (2018).
Mackenzie Sol Favorite Things
|TV Show||Family Guy|
|Movie||Happy Gilmore (1996)|
|Book||Family Guy Album|
|Holiday Destination||Los Angeles|
|Singer (All-time)||Stevie Wonder|
|Songs||“That’s What I Like” by Bruno Mars, “I’m The One” by DJ Khaled, “Say You Won’t Let Go” by James Arthur, “Signed Sealed Delivered” by Stevie Wonder.|
Mackenzie Sol Net Worth
Unfortunately, Mackenzie’s net worth is not available, including anything relevant to his financial quarters. He resides in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Fun Facts About Mackenzie Sol
With music running in his veins, he started singing at the age of two.
He is largely influenced by his mother and also a huge supporter of his music.
Mackenzie played soccer for Lumley FC‘s under 8 and under 13 team.
When he was 13-years old, Mackenzie shared the stage with personalities Jennifer Hudson, Josh Groban, Kenneth Babyface Edmonds, among others at the 2014 Carousel of Hope Ball in Los Angeles. He started off the event with a rendition of the national anthem, with the musical night directed by David Foster.
In 2015, he released a music video for his song, “My Name”, featuring television actress Kalani Hilliker. The video became a sensational hit, and going by the numbers, the videos amassed over 6 million views on YouTube and received 340k streams on Spotify.
In 2016, He won the Ubeat Music Award for Act of the Year.
That same year, he moved to Los Angeles with his mother. He signed a deal with new indie label The Hana Road Music Group.
Mackenzie played the title in the Billy Elliot musical in West End’s Youth Theatre, which was directed by Tony and Olivier Award-winning director Stephen David Daldry.
He has collaborated with artists like Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake.
He cites American guitarist and singer George Benson and singer-songwriter Sam Cooke are his biggest inspirations.