Emerging vocalist and songwriter, Samantha Gongol made her way to fame as part of the musical duo known as ‘Marian Hill’. She is quite talented as well as skilled and is best recognized for her band’s second album titled Unusual which includes popular singles like Down and One Time. Join us as we explore the personal and professional life of the famed vocalist.
She was born with the given name of Samantha Lee Gongol and her place of birth is Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. She came into the world on the 14th of April 1990. There is absolutely nothing to go by on her family background as she prefers to keep that side of her life private.
She had her high school education at Haverford High School and later proceeded to New York University where accomplished her college graduation with a major in Music Business. According to the famed vocalist, she refused to go for the artistic aspect of music in college because she wouldn’t want anyone to grade her on her musical abilities.
Information on her family life and the identity of her parents are non-existent. It is also not clear whether she has siblings or she is an only child. Samantha Gongol joins the list of many celebrities who prefer to keep their personal life private to allow the fans and media focus on their career and talent alone.
Samantha Gongol: Height
The famed vocalist has a petite and slim build with vital statistics listed as 31-22.5-30 inches for her chest, waist, and hips respectively. In addition to her body weight of 43kg, height of 5 feet 3 inches and beautiful blue eyes, she has natural blond hair. The popular vocalist wears a shoe size of 6 US, a dress size of 4 UK and a bra size of 30A.
Other Facts About The Composer
Samantha Gongol’s involvement in the music industry started right from her days in middle school when she participated in several school programs. In a bid to follow her dreams, she relocated to New York in pursuit of a career as songwriter/singer. In the middle of her musical journey, she got acquainted with Jeremy Lloyd – another aspiring musician. The duo pulled their resources together in 2013 and came up with the band called Marian Hill – an American songwriting duo with Samantha as the vocalist while Jeremy functions as the production artist. Their first EP simply titled “Play” came to light in 2013 and featured Steve Davit – a popular jazz musician.
Sway is the title of their 2nd EP which was released a couple of years later in 2015. Their musical journey continued to flourish as they dropped their first album titled Act One in June 2016. The singles that made up their debut album include notable ones like Sway as well as Back to Me which featured famous American vocalist Lauren Jauregui.
May 2018 saw the release of their second album titled Unusual, one of the singles in the album titled Down was featured in a commercial for Apple and aided the duo in garnering widespread exposure. Down was a success and was certified platinum.
Jeremy Lloyd is the only man in Samantha Gongol’s life, they met in middle school where they shared a few classes and were members of the Seventh Heaven choir where they performed together before they later joined forces to form the band Marian Hill. The inspiration for the name of their music band was taken from their high school performance of The Music Man where Samantha portrayed the character of Marian while Jeremy was cast as Harold Hill. They simply joined the two names Marian and Hill together to come up with Marian Hill.
During her years at the University, Samantha Gongol used to regularly meet up with Jeremy anytime she happened to be on holiday, they usually spent their time playing and singing for each other.
It is public knowledge that the duo dated but reports have come in that they actually had a secret wedding and are living as husband and wife. Though this claim has neither been confirmed nor refuted by Samantha or Jeremy.
Social Media Presence
Samantha Gongol is active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. Her band also has a YouTube channel with over 400,000 subscribers and over 119 million in views.
Although Samantha Gongol is still relatively new in the entertainment industry, she has amassed a net worth of $500, 000 which has come majorly from her singing career as well as the commercials she has done in the past. Her annual salary has not yet been revealed.