Laine graduated from Brandon High School a year early. Her musical influences are Miranda Lambert, Waylon Jennings and George Jones. Laine also worked at her family’s business in Mississippi. She has also moved to Nashville, Tennessee.
Laine auditioned in Houston, Texas. In the semi-finals she performed “Stay with Me” by Faces. She was one of the top five female vote getters and advanced to the top 13. She is the second finalist from Mississippi, the other being Jasmine Murray from American Idol season 8. After the competition, she plans to move to Nashville, Tennessee.