Tate Stevens Biography, Age, Songs, Family

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Tate Stevens Biography

Tate Stevens was born Stephen “Tater” Eatinger. He is an American country music artist. He won the second season of the U.S. The X Factor. Specifically in 2012. In effect securing a $5 million recording contract with Syco Music and RCA Records Nashville. Carl Rose Sonenclar came second to him.

Tate Stevens

Tate Stevens Age

Stevens was born on March 1st, 1975 in Belton, Missouri, U.S. He is 44 years old as of 2019.

Tate Stevens Family

Stevens was born the son of Steve. There is no information about his mother neither his siblings. The family moved from Texas to Belton, Missouri while Tate was still a child. Thus Steve grew up there, graduating from Belton High School in 1994 later on. The father, Steve played the drums with a country band in Texas. In addition, he was a construction worker.

Tate Stevens Career

As a young singer in the 1990s, Stevens adopted his stage name. Consequently releasing a single in 1994 entitled “It Sure Looks Good On You”. , He began to tour as a lead singer immediately after graduating high school. This, for a country band of five, called the Dixie Cadillacs. During this time the band released an album in June 1996. Having produced under Calf Creek Records. Moreover, the album was under their band name.

Stevens returned to Missouri after touring for several years. He was to settle down and raise his young family. Of course, working for the city of Belton, Missouri. Tate took a construction job and later a job in the city’s water department. Then much later took street department, repairing roads.

Tate Stevens

Tate joined a local band in 2005, Outlaw Junkies. Later formed his own band in 2008, the Tate Stevens Band. Forthwith releasing an independent album and touring on weekends and holidays. He auditioned for The X Factor in early 2012. Stevens progressed through the various stages of the competition, until winning on December 20, 2012. Then released his debut album in 2013.

Tate Stevens Wife|Kids

Stevens lives with his wife Ashlie. Having met in high school and married in 1997. They have got a son Hayden and daughter Rylie. They live in Peculiar, Missouri. Not to be confused with where Stevens grew. Belton, Missouri part of greater Kansas City for a record. 

Tate Stevens On X Factor

Stevens auditioned in Kansas City, Missouri for season 2 of The X Factor.

Performances on The X Factor

Stevens performed the following songs:

Show Theme Song Original artist Order Result
Audition Free choice Anything Goes Randy Houser N/A Through to bootcamp
Bootcamp 1 Solo performance Not aired Through to bootcamp 2
Bootcamp 2 Group performance Through to bootcamp 3
Bootcamp 3 Duet performance Nobody Knows(with Willie Jones) Tony Rich Through to judges’ houses
Judges’ houses Free choice Back at One Brian McKnight Through to live shows
Week 1 Made in America Tough Craig Morgan 10 Saved by L.A. Reid
Week 2 Songs from movies Wanted Dead or Alive Bon Jovi 7 Safe (1st)
Week 3 Divas From This Moment On Shania Twain 2 Safe (1st)
Week 4 Giving Thanks I’m Already There Lonestar 1 Safe (2nd)
Week 5 Number-ones Somebody Like You Keith Urban 6 Safe (2nd)
Week 6 Unplugged songs Living on a Prayer Bon Jovi 6 Safe (1st)
Pepsi Challenge songs If Tomorrow Never Comes Garth Brooks 12
Semi-final Contestant’s choice Bonfire Craig Morgan 1 Safe (3rd)
No theme Fall Clay Walker 5
Final Favorite performance Anything Goes Randy Houser 2 Winner (1st)
Celebrity Duets Pontoon (with Little Big Town) Little Big Town 5
Winner’s song Tomorrow Chris Young 8
Christmas songs Please Come Home for Christmas Charles Brown 1

Tate Stevens Songs|Albums

Stevens stated that he would like to make a predominantly “fun” record. Hoping to co-write some of the songs. He specifically stated he would like to work with Luke Laird and Kim Tribble. Stevens was successfully signed to RCA Records Nashville on January 15, 2013. He then released his debut song “Holler If You’re With Me”. The song was in a commercial produced by Pepsi. It went on to be aired during the 2013 Grammy Awards on February 10, 2013. Immediately afterward the full-length music video for the song became available online. The video for the song used about 100 extras. It focuses on a “big bonfire party”, in particular. 



Title Album details Peak chart
US Country US NZ
Tate Stevens
  • Release date: April 23, 2013
  • Label: Syco, RCA Nashville
  • Formats: CD, music download
4 18 38


Title Album details Peak chart
US Country US NZ
Sweet Life
  • Release date: May 17, 2016
  • Label: Nizzers Music, INC
  • Formats: music download


Year Single Peak positions Album
US Country Airplay
2013 Power of a Love Song 49 Tate Stevens
2014 Better at Night Sweet Life

Other charted songs

Year Single Peak positions Album
US Country
2013 Holler If You’re with Me 50 Tate Stevens

Music videos

Year Video Director
2013 Holler If You’re with Me
Power of a Love Song Mason Dixon

Tate Stevens Net Worth

The exact amount of salary that Stevens earns has not yet been disclosed. As well as his net worth. Not even estimating them.

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