Nuke Bushner | Net Worth, Wife, & Bio

Anton Nuke Bushner, who goes by his middle name Nuke Bushner, is a country singer who came to fame after participating in the 14th season of the popular singing reality show American Idol. He auditioned for the show in 2015 and soon became a fan favorite. 

Though he did not win the show, he made a name for himself with his bold and strong voice. Since the show, Bushner has been actively writing and performing different country songs on platforms like 814 Sound Stage, Country Music Fest, etc.

He dreams of bringing country music back into the mainstream again. 

Quick Bio

Popular NameNuke Bushner 
Real NameAnton Nuke Bushner
Date of birthApril 19, 1995
Age29 years old
Place of birthParsons, Kansas, USA
HometownParsons, Kansas, USA
FatherNot disclosed
MotherNot disclosed
SisterNot disclosed
StatusIn a relationship
PartnerKarina Thomas
DaughterMaraya Bushner
OccupationCountry singer and songwriter
Net worthUnknown
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBrown
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Nuke Bushner’s Net Worth and Income

Despite not winning the show, Bushner still earned a good deal of fame and fortune.

After the show, he got the chance to perform on many platforms and even released his songs.

All these engagements indicate that he has good earnings despite not knowing the exact figures of his net worth.

Nuke Personal Life and Family

The American Idol fame country singer has not shared anything about his upbringing or family background, except that he is a native of Parsons, Kansas.

He once shared a picture with his sister on his Instagram but did not disclose her name. 

Because of this, the media doesn’t know any details about his family members or their background.

Nuke Bushner’s Dating and Relationship

Bushner has not shared anything about his previous relationship. However, he has an adorable daughter named Maraya from his early relationship.

Currently, he is in a relationship with his partner Karina Thomas. He often posts pictures of him having a good time with her on his Instagram.


The country singer-songwriter has yet to share details about his educational background and academic qualification.

So, his educational history is still a mystery to many, like his personal life.


Bushner started singing when he was just sixteen because of the encouragement he got from his friends. He grew up listening to country legends like Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, etc., and was a big fan of Keith.

Despite never receiving formal singing lessons, he always had a natural talent for singing. 

He performed on different occasions such as annual festivals and charitable events and was a country star even before his appearance on TV.

Later, the whole came to know his talent after he auditioned for American Idol season 14 in 2015.

During the audition, he performed in front of his idol Keith Urban who loved his singing.

All three judges gave him the pass to Hollywood during his audition, and his fame skyrocketed.

He did not win the show but he won millions of hearts and introduced his country music to his audience worldwide.

Since the show, he has released many masterpieces in country music, such as Country Boy Kinda Thang, Tailgate Love Song, My Queen Wears Green, etc.

Bushner has received a lot of love and appreciation for his work in country music. He still performs his songs on many online and offline platforms and even travels on tours.