Bea Miller

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Bea Miller
Birth name Beatrice Annika Miller
Born (1999-02-07) February 7, 1999 (age 16)
Maplewood, New Jersey, U.S.
Genres Pop rock, pop
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, actress
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 2008–present
Labels Hollywood, Syco
Associated acts Diamond White, Carly Rose Sonenclar
Website beamiller.com

Beatrice Annika "Bea" Miller (born February 7, 1999) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Miller came in ninth place on season two of The X Factor (U.S. version). She is signed to Hollywood Records and Syco Music.

Career[edit]

2012: The X Factor (U.S.)[edit]

Miller performed the following songs on The X Factor:

Episode Theme Song Original artist Order Result
Audition Free choice "Cowboy Take Me Away" Dixie Chicks N/A Advanced
Bootcamp 1 Solo performance Not viewed Advanced
Bootcamp 2 Group performance Not viewed Advanced
Bootcamp 3 Duet performance "Pumped Up Kicks" (with Carly Rose Sonenclar) Foster the People Advanced
Judges' houses Free choice "Titanium" David Guetta/Sia Advanced
Week 1 Made in America "I Won't Give Up" Jason Mraz 11 Advanced
Week 2 Songs from movies "Iris" Goo Goo Dolls 5 Safe (10th)
Week 3 Divas "Time After Time" Cyndi Lauper 4 Safe (8th)
Week 4 Giving Thanks "Chasing Cars" Snow Patrol 7 Bottom three (8th)
Week 4 Survival Singing for Survival "White Flag" Dido 2 Eliminated

2013–present: Young Blood and Not An Apology[edit]

On April 11, 2013, it was officially announced that she was signed to Syco Music and Hollywood Records, making the first collaborative arrangement between these two labels.[1] Miller is currently working on her debut album which is due to be released July 27, 2015. She is working with Autumn Rowe.[2] Shortly after the ending of the second season of The X Factor, Miller changed her name to simply Bea Miller.[3] Her album is set to be released this spring with the lead single releasing between March and May. She has been having photo shoots for the album artwork as well, showing one of her outfits on Instagram.[4] She uploaded her a new song, "Rich Kids" online on YouTube, but is yet to officially release it. Her single received over 150,000 views in less than a week.[5] She released a clip of a new song called "Enemy Fire".[6]

"Enemy Fire" premiered on her own Vevo channel in April 2014. She worked with busbee, Jarrad Rogers, Mike Del Rio, and other noteworthy producers for her album. Her debut EP Young Blood was released on April 22, 2014,[7][8] with the lead single "Young Blood". Her EP peaked at No. 2 on the iTunes pop albums chart. Her EP had a debut peak on Billboard 200 at No. 64. Bea contributed her voice towards the audio book for Jennifer Donnelly's new book, Deep Blue: Songspell. She also contributed her voice to the book's song, "Open Your Eyes" sung by Bea herself. Miller opened up for Demi Lovato on select cities for her Demi World Tour.[citation needed]

Her debut single Young Blood has been nominated for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards for "Best Song to Rock Out to With Your BFF".[citation needed]

Tours[edit]

Opening Act[edit]

Discography[edit]

Albums / EPs[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US
[9]
Young Blood (EP)
  • Released: April 22, 2014
  • Label: Syco, Hollywood
  • Format: Digital download
64
Not An Apology

Singles[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US US
Pop
"Young Blood" 2014 105 40 Not An Apology
"Fire N Gold"[10] 2015

Music videos[edit]

List of music videos, showing year released and director
Title Year Director(s)
"Young Blood" 2014 Mark Pellington

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Saturday Night Live Kid on "The Dakota Fanning Show"
2008 Teddy Grams Grace Short
2009 The Wonder Pets Cuby / Baby Munchkin 2 Episodes
2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic Shoestore girl
2009 Tell-Tale Angela Bernard
2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Additional Voice
2008 Yes, Virginia Virginia O'Hanlon Lead role
2009 Yuppie Federation Waitress
2010 Hens and Chicks Hanna
2010 Toy Story 3 Molly Voice role
2011 Too Big to Fail Buffett's Great Grandkid
2012 Lifted Buffett's Great Grandkid
2012 Unforgettable Katrina Sadler
2013 Officer Down Lanie Callahan
2013 Mary and Martha Funeral Singer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'X Factor' Alum Beatrice Miller Inks Record Deal". The Hollywood Reporter. 2013-11-04. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  2. ^ "BeatriceMBR : Bea e Autumn Rowe. http://t.co/i0WKIvWmjm | Twicsy - Twitter Picture Discovery". Twicsy. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  3. ^ Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Bea Miller BeaMiller.com. "Bea Miller profile". Hollywood Records. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  4. ^ "Instagram". Instagram. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  5. ^ Username *. "Bea Miller Kicks Off a Month of Surprises with "Rich Kids" Teaser". Fanlala.com. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  6. ^ "Instagram". Instagram. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  7. ^ "Twitter/BeaMiller: my EP comes out on iTunes April 22nd". Twitter.com. 2014-04-12. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  8. ^ "Bea Miller - Tijdlijnfoto's". Facebook. Retrieved 2014-04-30. 
  9. ^ "Bea Miller". Billboard. 
  10. ^ Cantor, Brian (January 9, 2015). "Bea Miller's New Single "Fire N Gold" Arrives At Radio In February". Headline Planet. 

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