Maddie Poppe (American Idol 16) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Maddie Poppe

Biography / Wiki

Maddie Poppe is a multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter from the United States who is best known for winning the sixteenth season of the iconic singing competition TV show “American Idol.” For her performance on “American Idol,” Poppe received the “Talent Recap Fan Choice Award” and the “People’s Choice Award” in the year 2018.

Poppe’s first studio album, “Whirlwind,” was released on May 17, 2019, by “Hollywood Records” after she won the reality TV competition. Maddie Poppe can play the guitar, piano, and ukulele in addition to singing.

She’s also well-known on social media sites like YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter. Her self-titled YouTube channel, where she uploads her music, now has over 65,000 subscribers. Governor Kim Reynolds proclaimed May 20 as “Maddie Poppe Day” in Iowa, owing to her fame.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 5th of December 1997, Maddie Poppe is currently 23 years old. Maddie doesn’t appear to be much taller and her height measures 5 feet 4 inches while her weight is 56 kg approximately.

Poppe appears to be in a good shape and her well-maintained body figure measurements are 32-26-32, she wears number 5 in the shoe size. Maddie has black colored eyes and the color of her hair is black as well

Net Worth

After winning the popular singing competition American Idol, Maddie Poppe released her own albums and singles as well as started touring across the US.

Poppe has also appeared on many popular television shows and has earned a lot of wealth from her career as a songwriter and singer. The total net worth estimated for Maddie Poppe is $150 thousand US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

The native of Iowa, Maddie Poppe was born and raised in Clarksville, Iowa, United States. Maddie is the daughter of Trent Poppe and Tonya Poppe and grew up along with her sister Hannah. Poppe attended Clarksville High School and earned her graduation in 2016.

She enrolled at Central Community College in Iowa after that. She eventually transferred to Hawkeye Community College because it was closer to her home.


Maddie Poppe

Birth PlaceClarksville, Iowa, United States
Date Of Birth5th December 1997
Age23 Years
HeightIn Centimetres – 163 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″

WeightIn Kilograms – 56 Kg
In Pounds – 123 lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
ProfessionSongwriter and Singer
Zodiac signSagittarius
SchoolClarksville High School
CollegeCentral Community College, Hawkeye Community College
Home TownClarksville, Iowa, United States
Fathers NameTrent Poppe (Singer, Musician)


Maddie Poppe with her father
Maddie Poppe with her father
Mothers NameTonya Poppe


Maddie Poppe with her mother
Maddie Poppe with her mother
SisterHannah Poppe


Maddie Poppe with her sister
Maddie Poppe with her sister

Career / Fashion And Style

Poppe’s father told her about the auditions for the 16th season of “American Idol” in 2017, and she was accepted into the competition after impressing the judges. Poppe was a contestant on ‘Top 50,’ and she ultimately rose to become one of the show’s top 24 contestants.

Poppe and fellow contestants Caleb Lee Hutchinson and Gabby Barrett finally made it to the show’s finale. Maddie Poppe was named the winner of the episode that aired on the ABC TV network on May 21, 2018. She went on to win the ‘People’s Choice Award’ in the category of ‘2018 Competition Contestant.’

She also released two non-album singles in 2018, titled “Keep On Movin’ On” and “Going Going Gone.” Poppe signed a contract with Disney’s record label, Hollywood Records, and his first studio album, “Whirlwind,” was released.

Poppe began participating in a variety of TV shows after winning ‘American Idol.’ She appeared in a number of shows in 2018. Poppe plays live in addition to releasing singles and albums. She appeared in over 44 cities throughout the United States as part of her ‘American Idol Live’ tour.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More

In the early months of 2018, Maddie began dating singer Caleb Lee Hutchinson, who was also a fellow American Idol competitor. They also performed ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow,’ a romantic song, while holding hands. The show’s producers gave them a free trip to Disney’s Aulani resort in Hawaii.

BoyfriendsCaleb Lee Hutchinson (2018-Present)

Maddie Poppe with her boyfriend
Maddie Poppe with her boyfriend
Marital StatusUnmarried

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Maddie Poppe’s favorite things.

Favorite ActorsNot Known
Favorite Iowa RestaurantsPizza Ranch and Asian Garden
Favorite ColourBlue and Black
Favorite Holiday DestinationsMoscow
Favorite FoodSea Food
Favorite Things To DoTraveling and Playing Guitar

Maddie Poppe

Some Interesting Facts About Maddie Poppe

  • She used to play at Pioneer Days with her father and his band.
  • She has also worked as a stagehand at a local fair, where she was responsible for setting up equipment for the performing musicians.
  • Governor Kim Reynolds of Iowa declared May 20th to be Maddie Poppe Day in honor of her accomplishments.
  • She was a member of the school choir and band in high school. She was also the president of the student body.
  • She used to compete in track and field events as well as play basketball while in high school.
  • Her sister Hannah persuaded her to perform a duet on Fleetwood Mac’s Landslide at a nearby town festival when she was 14 years old.
  • On social media, she has gained encouragement and appreciation from well-known singers such as Katy Perry and Carrie Underwood.
  • Although she displayed an early interest in music, she did not begin performing publicly until she was in middle school.
  • Maddie’s father used to take her and her sisters to the studio to record Christmas songs for their grandparents.