Paige Alyssa was born and raised in Saint Louis, Missouri where her musical training began. At a young age she was exposed to live music by attending weekly church meetings and services with her mother. This outlet inspired her appreciation for Gospel music. In addition to being a trained vocalist, she is also a trained percussionist and has been playing in church since the age of 9. Besides listening to gospel music, Alyssa gathered inspiration from pop, r&b and many other genres.