Friday, August 3
AMOS LEE is an American singer-songwriter whose musical style encompasses folk, rock and soul. Lee was born in Philadelphia and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in English. After working as a schoolteacher and a bartender he began to pursue a career in music. An association with Norah Jones brought him a national audience leading to hit songs including “Arms of a Woman,” “Sweet Pea,” “Windows are Rolled Down,” “Keep it Loose, Keep it Tight,” and, most recently, “Vaporize.” His music has appeared on the soundtracks of numerous TV shows and movies and he has performed on several late night TV shows. According to a music writer at ABC News, Lee "has that folksy, bluesy vibe, with a bit of country twang" and a voice that is "ever soulful."