Her sister Grace first became known for her musical abilities on season 11 of America's Got Talent in 2016.
She became a social media personality, known for showing off her unique sense of fashion and style. She accumulated over 50,000 Instagram followers.
She was born to parents Tina and Dave VanderWaal. In addition to Grace, she also has an older brother named Jakob.
She has revealed that a lot of people tell her she looks like a mini Taylor Swift.