Updated: Jan 14
The Lexington Progress - Weds., Dec. 18th, 2019:
On Tuesday night, Dec. 10th, Florence, AL Native-Songwriter/Producer Michael A. Curtis, 2-Time ACM Award Winner and renowned Nashville Studio Musician and Gaither Gospel Artist Gordon Mote, and American Idol Star Garrett Miles, all took the stage at the Historic Princess Theatre in Lexington, Tennessee.
Last year, Michael and Garrett wrote "A Blind Man Can See Christmas" off a statement from Garrett while riding in the car together. Garrett had a very successful run on American Idol and is also a blind guitarist/vocalist. Michael A. Curtis, who has a very impressive career himself, has been working with Garrett since he left American Idol.
Tonight, Michael, coupled with Garrett and Gordon Mote (who both happen to be blind musicians/vocalists) took the stage to perform for the first time LIVE all together Michael and Garrett's new song "A Blind Man Can See Christmas" during the annual "Christmas Show" at the historic Princess Theatre in Lexington.
Noted guests in the audience: fellow American Idol Star Eddie Island a.k.a. "Nashville Mayor," Lexington Mayor Jeff Griggs, CEO of the Miss Tennessee Organization Mr. Joe & Mrs. Janie Evans Albright, Miss Gibson County Abby Bayless, Miss Lexington Lauren Dickson (1st Runner-Up to Miss Tennessee Brianna Mason), & Miss Bluff City Fair Lydia Fisher.
The Princess Theatre was established in 1922 and has been at its current location since 1935. Names in music such as:
Whisperin' Bill Anderson
Have all graced the stage at the historic Princess Theatre.