Hewitt was born in Waco, Texas, on February 21, 1979.Her parents were Patricia Mae, a speech-language pathologist, and Herbert Daniel Hewitt, a medical technician.When she was twelve years old, Meldac funded the recording of her debut studio album, which was titled Love Songs.The album was released exclusively in Japan, where Hewitt became a well-known pop star.When she was three years old, she sang "The Greatest Love of All" at a livestock show.The following year, at a restaurant dance hall, she entertained an audience with her version of "Help Me Make it Through the Night".In June 2011, Hewitt announced via her Twitter page that she was penning a follow-up.There is an audiobook version that Hewitt reads herself.
The book became a New York Times Bestseller on the week of its release.
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After their parents divorced, Hewitt and Todd were both raised by their mother.
As a young girl, Hewitt developed an attraction to music, which led to her first encounters with the entertainment industry.