September 15, 2016
If Cali Tucker’s soulful voice, charisma and blonde hair somehow don’t catch your attention, her dazzling, jeweled, retro microphone will.
The Nashville-bred singer is a local gem with serious musical lineage: Her aunt is Tanya Tucker, and her mother is LaCosta Tucker, who reached No. 3 on the country charts with 1974’s “Get on My Love Train.” Cali currently performs six nights a week at two Station Casinos properties.
Tucker moved to Las Vegas in 2014 after competing on Season 6 of The Voice. She says there weren’t enough opportunities in Nashville for her blues/soul style, and that too many people tried to turn her into...
February 20, 2014
Matthew W. Maxey
Season six of NBC’s hit show The Voice is set to premiere with a two-night event starting Monday, March 24, at 7 p.m., and when viewers tune in they will see one of Nashville’s own looking for her biggest break yet. Cali Tucker, the daughter of country music singer LaCosta Tucker and niece of country music legend Tanya Tucker, has grown up in and around the music business her whole life but sees this as the biggest opportunity she’s ever had.
Cali Tucker, daughter of country singer LaCosta Tucker and niece of country legend Tanya Tucker.
“This is easily the biggest break I’ve gotten,” she said Thursday in an intervie...
October 26, 2012
Meet Cali Tucker: daughter of Country Music’s LaCosta Tucker and niece of Country Music Legend, Tanya Tucker. Cali got her start at the young age of 4 with TV appearances on Hee Haw, charity events, and live shows.
She’s performed with Tanya at the Grand Ole Opry and she’s been a performer at Dolly Parton’s ‘Dollywood’.
At the age of 18 she won the prestigious title of Miss Teen All American and traveled the country as the rep and spokesperson. Most recently, Cali toured across the US and Canada as Tanya Tucker’s backup singer, which also gave her the opportunity to entertain the crowd with her own music. Now, Cali has se...