Kara DioGuardi was born on December 9, 1970 in Ossining, New York. She attended Duke University where she earned a degree in political science. Shortly after graduating from college, she worked for Billboard magazine as an assistant.
As a professional songwriter, she has written hundreds of songs, 307 have been released on major recording labels worldwide, and over 150 have appeared on platinum-selling albums.
She has had collaborations with such recording artists as Christina Aguilera, Jesse McCartney, Britney Spears, Hilary Duff, Pink, Kelly Clarkson and many others. In 2009, she joined American Idol as a fourth judge for its eight season.
Age in 2014: 44 (9 December 1970)
Height in Meters: 1.68m
Height in Centimeters: 168cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 6 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 56kg
Weight in Pounds: 123lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 34-25-35
Bra Size: 34B
Eye Color: Dark Brown