McKenna Elise Adams was born(McKenna Erin Kunshier) on Sunday, Dec. 2, 1984 at Minneapolis Children's Hospital.She began singing at the age of 3 when she would sing songs all around the house non-stop. When she was 4 she made her first public appearance when she sang in a Lutheran school choir for children.She continued singing in public school choirs throughout her elementary school years. During her early teen years she discovered an interest in theater and was involved in both school and community theater productions. She also took piano lessons and attended summer vocal camps during this period. When she was 14 years old she discovered karaoke and really started to focus on her singing. She began high school and at the age of 15 years old she started writing music. She joined the high school choir, took vocal lessons, attended arts and performance camps, and continued to work on her music. She began performing publicly in local restaurants and at talent shows. It was at one of these talent shows that she first sang Shattered Dreams, 4 on her demo CD, to a crowd of over a thousand people, followed by the first publication of the song's lyrics.She recorded her first CD, Messages From My Heart, in the Spring of 2004. Now, at 26 years old. . She's hoping on making another demo CD sometime this year.She's also, planning on making a re-release of her first demo CD Messages From God on her new artist name McKenna Elise Adams. With new versions of the songs on her re-release of the same songs that were on her original release of her demo CD. She will keep you updated on how that turns out.