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Amos Lee            

American Singer-Songwriter

Amos Lee is an American singer-songwriter whose musical style encompasses folk, rock and soul. He was born in Philadelphia and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in English. After working as a schoolteacher and bartender he began to pursue a career in music. His manager submitted a demo recording to Blue Note Records which resulted in a recording contract and an association with singer Norah Jones.

Since that time Lee has recorded five albums on Blue Note Records and has toured as an opening act for Norah Jones, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello, Paul Simon, Merle Haggard, Van Morrison, John Prine, Dave Matthews Band, Adele, the Zac Brown Band, Jack Johnson, The Avett Brothers, and David Gray. His music has appeared on the soundtracks of numerous TV shows and movies. He has performed on several late night TV shows and at a voter registration rally for Barack Obama. In 2011, his album Mission Bell debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.

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Amos Lee Sets Date for 'Mountains Of Sorrow, Rivers Of Song' Album

After scoring a No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with 2011's "Mission Bell," folk artist Amos Lee has set the date for a follow-up, "Mountains Of Sorrow, ...

Amos Lee On World Cafe : World Cafe : NPR

The folk-soul singer plays a rousing live set in the studio. In conversation with host David Dye, Lee reflects on his growth as a songwriter and performer.

Seattle News and Events | Ticket Giveaway: Amos Lee

ENTER TO WIN HERE STG Presents: Amos Lee Monday | February 17, 2013 Doors.

Amos lee and mutlu bring their musical friendship to the tower theatre

Amos Lee is Philadelphia's finest export when it comes to honeyed, funky folk- soul music. He's been recording albums since 2004 - each better than the last, ...

Amos Lee Announces Fall 2013 Tour Dates

Amos Lee has announced the dates for a fall 2013 US headlining tour.

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