Mariah Lopez Wiki – Mariah Lopez Biography
Mariah Lopez is the ex-girlfriend of Cecil Ray Baker a contestant on Season 19 of American Idol. The “American Idol” contestant Cecil Ray forced his way into the home of his ex-girlfriend and struck her in the face when she refused to let him see the child he believes is his according to police in Texas.
According to arrest records, a Rockdale police officer responded to the victim’s call on April 14. The Rockdale officer found the victim with swelling and redness on her left cheek where Baker allegedly struck her.
Mariah Lopez Age
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Arrested – Charges
Police arrested Cecil Ray Baker who rose to fame on ‘American Idol’ on Friday, April 17. He was one of the singing reality show’s Top 24 contestants and was eliminated on April 11 in the Top 16 round. Mariah Lopez, Baker’s former girlfriend and the mother of his six-month-old daughter posted a TikTok video alleging
According to the police, Baker was arrested for “burglary of a habitation”. He was booked around 3:30 pm on April 17th and released within an hour on a $15,000 bond, according to Milam County Sheriff’s Office, Texas.
Baker’s woes also included having grave allegations being leveled against him by his ex and the hate that he’s been receiving ever since. In the video posted from her TikTok account — @atx.mer — with her 30.3K followers, Mariah shared screenshots of text messages in which Baker allegedly accepted he was cheating on her.
Mariah alleged that the young dad and poor man portrayal that helped Baker become America’s darling was a farce. In the same video, there was also a zoomed-in photo of a woman’s wounded forehead, presumed to be Mariah’s, and implied that it was Baker’s doing. “People aren’t who they always seem to be on TV. I’m tired of always being silenced. You even denied my daughter being yours #cheater #americanidol #fyp” Mariah wrote in the caption of the video.
“That 15 mins really went to his head. Sorry girl been through your exact situation with my daughter’s dad n now I’m with the most amazing man ever,” wrote a fan. “I literally ALWAYS got a bad vibe from him on the show If you need any help, please reach out,” wrote another.
Cecil Ray Baker American Idol
Cecil auditioned in Ojai. He sang “Talkin’ Tennessee” by Morgan Wallen. All three judges voted “yes”, sending him to the next round. Cecil sang “Paint Me a Birmingham” by Tracy Lawrence and “Freedom Was a Highway” by Jimmie Allen & Brad Paisley in a duet with Allen. He did not receive enough votes to place in the Top 8 in his group and was eliminated.
Baker had received immense support throughout his ‘Idol’ journey as he spoke about being a family man and the father of a newborn daughter. He was deemed the “country Justin Bieber” by judge Katy Perry and Luke Bryan who called him the best country singer of the season at the time of his audition.
According to the affidavit obtained by TMZ … Lopez claims she wouldn’t let Baker in, so he went to a locked back door and ripped it open to gain entry. She told police he then pushed her to the floor and “struck her in the face with a palm heel” before leaving.
Baker’s sister told cops she witnessed the incident, and she claims he went to Lopez’s place to see her daughter who he believes is his. According to cops, the sister mostly corroborated Lopez’s version of events.
Police say they then tried to track down Baker and learned that he had relocated to a nearby town. He was arrested a few days later on April 17 and booked for burglary of a habitation, a second-degree felony in Texas.