Kris Allen

Kris Allen

When he was seven years old, Kris listened to a cassette of Michael Jackson's "Dangerous" and his life changed forever. "I'd be alone in my room and I would sing and dance and try different hats on. I'd stand in front of the mirror and try to moonwalk, but it just didn't work. One night my dad walked in and caught me. I stopped in my tracks but he thought it was hilarious."

Despite that embarrassing moment, Kris' parents, Neil and Kimberly, were always supportive of their son's interest in music and never once suggested that he consider any... more