Makayla Philips - Updated Apr 2024

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Makayla Philips


Makayla Phillips is a popular American model, actor, and musician who rose to recognition after participating in America’s Got Talent. Makayla Phillips made it to the semifinals, and her close friend Kodi Lee won the competition.

Early Life and Childhood

Makayla Philips was born on July 8, 2002, in Canyon Lake, California, United States of America. Currently, she is 21 years old. She doesn’t have a nickname and her birth name is Makayla Philips.

Makayla is the daughter of Todd Philips (Father) who is an Engineer at Cal-fire Riverside County and also a firefighter for the Riverside County Fire Department in Mecca and Regina Philips (mother) who is a housewife. She has a brother and a sister and their name is Aiden and Whitney McDonald respectively. They both are studying right now.

Makayla Phillips with her mother (Source Instagram)

Caption: Makayla Phillips with her mother (Source Instagram)

Makayla was very talented since childhood and was interested in singing and dreamt of becoming a singer one day. She fulfilled her dream at the age of 15. She was a contestant in America’s Got Talent season 13 and was the semifinalist. Her best friend Kodi Lee won the show and she was very happy for her. She gained fame and love from many people and started her career as a singer, and model.


Regarding her educational history, little is known. Lower Merion High School was where she completed her education. She has never provided specifics regarding his academic and social experiences. Additionally, she has never disclosed any of her specifics in interviews with the media. She doesn’t want anyone else to find out.

Makayla Philips – Net Worth 2024

Makayla Philips is an American singer who has a net worth of $1 million. Her main source of income is from singing. She has earned lots of money in this field. Still more left for success and she has a bright future. She is living a happy life with her family.

Career and Professional Life

On America’s Got Talent’s thirteenth season, Makayla moved to the semifinals. She was only fifteen years old when the audition took place. Heidi Klum gave the young artist a Golden Buzzer, which allowed her to move on to the Quarterfinals after she dazzled the judges. Despite giving a fantastic performance, Phillips was unable to receive enough votes to move on to the finals.

In Los Angeles, Phillips participated in the American Idol Season 18 auditions. Three judges gave her performance of Who’s Lovin’ You by The Miracles a “yes.” The talented singer took part in the Genre Challenge alongside Jordan Jones, Cyniah Elise, and Just Sam in the R&B division. With Miranda Lambert’s ” The House That Built Me “, Makayla attempted to get into the Top 7, but she was unable.

She has also worked for Dream Talent Management as a model and actress. She has a YouTube channel where she uploads her songs. In 2021, she released her debut ” single”, ” Love Left Me Blind”. She co-wrote and co-produced Forming Great with Dallin McKay.

Makayla Phillips in America's Got Talent (Source Fandomi)

Caption: Makayla Phillips with her mother (Source Instagram)

Brand Endorsements

No details regarding the brands she has sponsored have been discovered. Perhaps she hasn’t promoted any companies up until now. There is currently no knowledge about this subject, however, if any information becomes available, we will update this section.

Awards and Nominations

She is a semi-finalist of Americans Got Talent and a top 10 American idol and she has released lots of songs and gained many followers. Also, she is an inspiration for many youths. But till now she has not won any awards. Maybe in the future, she will win awards.

Relationship Status

Makayla Philips is single and has not dated anyone till now. We researched to find the details about her relationship in her social media account but were unable to find a single detail about her past and present boyfriends. She is focusing on her career rather than being in a relationship. if she gave details about it then we will upload it here.


On any websites or in the media, there is no scandal involving her. We looked into her scandal and controversy in depth, but we turned up nothing. She is a highly private person and has only disclosed details regarding her professional life.

Body Measurements

Makayla Philips is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 52kg.  She has dark red hair and black colored eyes.  Her body type is slim and her body measurements are 34-28-34 inches, her bra size is 33A, her waist size is 28 inches, her hip size is 34 inches, and wears a shoe size of 7 US. Though she is very active and to maintain her beautiful body she used to take a proper diet and do exercises every morning.

Makayla Phillips posing for a photo (Source Instagram)

Caption: Makayla Philips with her mother (Source Instagram)

Makayla Philips – Social Media

Makayla Philips is active on social media. On Facebook, she has 33K followers and has followed 4 people. On Instagram, she has 130K followers and has posted 640 posts. She has uploaded beautiful pictures and reels there. On Twitter, she has 8361 followers and has followed 409 people there. She joined Twitter in April 2018. OnYouTubee, she has 50.3K subscribers.