Explore American Idol's Fritz Hager III Wiki And Net Worth

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Fritz Hager is the top 5 contestant in American Idol season 20.
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The  American singer-songwriter and musician Fritz Hager rose to prominence following his selection on American Idol Season 20. The singer was recently diagnosed with Covid. However, despite his illness, it was revealed that he advanced to the top 5 in the competition.

Fritz Hager Wiki, Age, Parents

Born in 2000 in Tyler, Texas, in the United States of America, Fritz Hager is 22 years as of 2022. His full name is Frederick Hager III. The American Idol contestant Fritz's parents are Fritz Hager Jr.(father) and Sarina Hager(mother). His father previously was a chaplain in the Texas State Guard and also a member of the Tyler ISD School Board for over six years. Frtiz's mother is a reputed attorney who presently is working in Texas.

The singer started to love music when he was in a Highland Park preschool. As a young teen, Fritz Hager contested for three years in the Wildflower Festival’s Budding Talent Vocal Contest and won once. Talking about his family, Fritz has five other siblings including Henry Hager and Jack Hager. Before being selected for the 20th season of American Idol, the singer used to work as a cyber-tech security guard.

American Idol Contestant Fritz Hager Makes It To Top 5

 Hager III set out to pursue his “American Idol” dream when he first auditioned for the show in its 19th Season. Unfortunately at the time, the singer didn’t advance to the televised auditions. However, the singer didn't lose his hope. 2 years later in the summer of 2021, Fritz auditioned for the show again in front of the celebrity judging panel in Austin in October. He finally secured a golden ticket after receiving two “yes” votes from the judges.

American Idol's twentieth season premiered on February 27, 2022, on the ABC television network. The show's finale is just two weeks away. However, Fritz Hager got diagnosed with covid and couldn't perform in real-time. So, the fan-favorites rehearsal footage was aired instead.

The 22-year-old performed his song called “All My Friends,” despite suffering from COVID-19. Thanks to his amazing performance, Fritz Hager III was cleared for the next round and made it to the top 5. Besides Fritz, other contestants who made it to the top 5 are HunterGirl, Leah Marlene, Nicolina Bozzo, and Noah Thompson.

Update On Frtiz Hager III's Health Condition After Contracting Covid 

On Sunday's episode, American Idol Season 20's host Ryan Seacrest revealed that the two of the top seven contestants; Fritz Hager and Noah Thompson, had contacted COVID-19. Despite being affected, the duo gave their performance for the selection round. Fritz showed his rehearsal footage while Noah sang from his hotel room while quarantined. Both of them made it to the top 5.

When Fritz appeared on video from his hotel rooms for judging and the final verdict, the 22-year-old Texas native revealed that his throat had been feeling kind of weird during rehearsal. When he went to get the test, he came to know that he'd tested positive for covid. The singer added that he was feeling good and was ready to get back on that stage.

Fans React Over Fritz Hager's Selection

The Texas-born singer has amassed quite a fan base thanks to his amazing talents. After his performance in the songs “All My Friends” and “The Ocean", the fan-favorite Fritz was quickly visited by the audience which earned him the top 5 positions. Moreover, his moving performances had even made the guest mentor Will.i.am. and the celebrity judges emotional. 

However, the other two equally competitive contents Jay Copeland and Christian Guardino were eliminated from the round. Their fans were quick to call out the show for being “rigged” and even took to their social media to vent out their frustration.

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Is American Idol Fritz Hager Married?

No, the 22-year-old singer is not married to anyone yet. There have been no revelations about the singer being married to anyone in secret either.

Who Is Fritz Hager Dating? 

As of the present, American Idol contestant Fritz Hager is assumed to be single. He has given no indications of being in a relationship. Besides, there's no information about Fritz Hager's girlfriend in the past either.

Fritz Hager Social Media And Net Worth

The singer is on Instagram with over 58K followers, on Twitter with over 5K followers, and on Tiktok with 22.1K followers. Besides he's also on Facebook with 11K following.

American Idols Fritz's net worth is estimated to be around $75K as of 2022.