Katelyn Jae received worldwide attention after news broke that she had been secretly dating country music breakout star, Kane Brown. While this was not the first time she was in the limelight, her relationship afforded her more stardom than she used to.
The beautiful singer/songwriter has a million followers on Instagram. Her feed is full of her own images, photos of her baby and husband. However, she does not post anything related to her background.
Find out more about Katelyn Jae before Kane Brown.
- Birth name: Katelyn Rose Krapf
- Date of birth: 19th June 1992
- Age: 27-years-old
- Place of birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Zodiac sign: Gemini
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Sibling: 2 brothers
- Height: 5 ft 7 inches
- Weight: 55 kgs
- Eye colour: Dark brown
- Hair colour: Blonde
- Profession: Singer/Songwriter
- Net worth: $500,000
Who is Katelyn Jae?
She is an American musician. While she is a star in her own right, Rose became a much bigger celebrity after she started dating and eventually married country music star, Kane Brown.
The star was born Katelyn Rose Krapf in Philadelphia. The singer is very private about her background, and thus there is hardly any information about Katelyn Jae parents and siblings. However, the singer does have two older brothers.
Katelyn and her brothers were brought up by their mother, Karen Cerami Gerlach after she and their father divorced. Their mother later got married to Pennsylvania Congressman Jim Gerlach.
The songwriter and her brothers grew up in the Philadelphia suburbs of Chester Springs. She attended Downingtown High School in Chester County. After graduation, she joined the West Chester University of Pennsylvania where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Music Management.
Growing up, the star had always loved singing. She started singing as a hobby at three-years-old but began pursuing it seriously only when she was about 11-years-old.
A music teacher noticed Jae's talent during choir practice. After hearing Rose's rendition of Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On,” the teacher encouraged her parents to put her through music classes. Jae loved the idea and began taking piano and vocal lessons.
During her time at the university, Katelyn continued making music and began participating in music competitions. In 2008, she was among the top five winners of the International Model and Talent Association conference.
Two years later, in 2010, Jae represented the United States in the 2010/2011 Avon Voices International Talent Search. She won the competition, and her song 'Skills' enjoyed airplay on the radio. She chose to drop her middle and last names in favour of going by Katelyn Jae professionally.
Today, the singer is signed under Wright Entertainment Group and is managed by Johnny Wright. Her last tour was in 2015, during the PopNation Summer Tour. Her biggest song to date is the sweet romantic song 24KT. It was released on 26th August 2014 and has a little over 500,000 views.
Katelyn Jae age
The musician was born in 1992. She is currently 27-years-old and will turn 28 on 19th June 2020. She is a year older than her husband. He was born on 21st October 1993.
Katelyn Jae race
Once the news about Kane Brown and Katelyn Jae relationship broke, many of Brown's fans were curious to know about his new bae. Many were curious about Katelyn Jae ethnicity and race.
To anyone wondering 'Is Katelyn Jae black?', the answer is 'No'. The singer is of Caucasian descent. She was born in the United States in Philadelphia, so Katelyn Jae nationality is American.
Kane Brown Katelyn Jae relationship
How did Kane Brown and Katelyn Jae meet? According to Brown, the two met in Florida. At the time, Rose was dressed very comfortably in an oversized t-shirt, tennis shoes, and she had her hair held up.
It was Rose's first time at a Topgolf and her first time seeing and hearing about Kane. Despite him being a big music star, she had no clue who he was.
At the time, Brown was too nervous to talk to her, but once he flew back to Nashville, he found her on Instagram and sent her a DM asking her out. Since they lived in different towns - he was in Nashville, and she was in Orlando - he flew her out to Nashville for their first dinner date.
The couple immediately hit it off, and that is how the Katelyn Jae Kane Brown relationship began. They have been together ever since.
The lovebirds kept their relationship away from the public eye until early 2017 when Kane took to his Facebook account to inform his fans that he had found his love.
A few months later, Kane proposed to his girlfriend on Easter Sunday. Unlike some celebrity proposals that are a grand affair, Brown quietly proposed to his then-girlfriend during a horror movie date night.
While he had made plans for a big romantic proposal that involved a perfect setting and a lot of roses, he could not wait another night to ask her to marry him.
The singer later announced their engagement during a live show in Philadelphia. He credited her for keeping him happy, grounded, and out of trouble.
As for Katelyn Jae engagement ring, it has been described as a Cushion cut black diamond ring with a pave setting. They eventually got married in front of 200 guests on 12th October 2018. The beautiful ceremony was held at the Mint Springs Farm in Franklin, Tennessee.
Katelyn Jae baby
Brown announced that they were pregnant on 16th April 2019 by posting a photograph of an ultrasound on his Instagram page. Katelyn Jae Brown and her husband welcomed their daughter, Kingsley Rose Brown, into the world on 29th October 2019.
Later, on 1st November 2019, Kane released a beautiful heartfelt song, For My Daughter, which he dedicated to their newborn.
How much is Katelyn Jae worth?
Katelyn Jae net worth is estimated to be about $500,000. At the moment, it is not clear how she earns her income. On the other hand, her famous husband, Kane Brown, has a net worth of $6 million. His vast net worth is attributed to his music career.
Katelyn Jae has a beautiful love story and life with her husband. The love birds are happy, in love and are enjoying marital bliss. We wish them more blessings with their marriage and careers.