Sonnet Simmons
Age (at audition) 33
Location Los Angeles, CA
Season 1
Position Reached
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Sonnet Simmons is a performer on Season 1 of Rising Star.


Born in Athens, Greece, Sonnet was raised in a cult up until the age of 6 when she, her sister and her mother escaped. She grew up in LA and got an opera scholarship to UCLA where she studied voice and changed her focus to jazz. Currently she’s a singer, songwriter, but has also worked many other jobs including as a waitress and bookkeeper. She plays piano and writes a lot of music for commercials and film. Her hobbies include running, yoga, reading, writing and…fire dancing!


Stage Song Competitor List Of Artist Result
Auditions "Wicked Game" N/A Chris Isaak Moved On
Duels "Feeling Good" April Lockhart Nina Simone West Coast's Save
The Round Of 13 "Young and Beautiful" N/A Lana Del Rey Eliminated