Kason Lester, from Lebanon, Tennessee, is a singer who has released a variety of songs such as “Love You Yet”, “Worth Waiting For”, “Come Together”, etc. He was on season 17 of American Idol in 2019 and made it. to the Hawaii Round among the top 40. He has now auditioned for The Voice 23, judged by Chance the Rapper, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton and Niall Horan.
Who is Kason Lester?
Kason Lester graduated from Belmont University with a degree in music business and production. Lester has been working as a strawberry farmer on the 200-acre Lester Farms with his brother since before the American Idol audition.
Lester was determined to make a name for himself when he auditioned for American Idol with his cover of Chris Janson’s Hold Her in 2019. Although he impressed the judges, including Katy Perry, who said he could be a top 10 contender, Kason was eliminated in the third round with Clay Page and Johanna Jones.
Despite being rejected, Kason received great support from his local community. His hometown hosted a viewing party at the Capital Theater filled with dedicated fans.
This dedication was also followed by their original EP “Born and Raised,” which spawned the hit single “Love You Yet,” which reached over 350,000 streams on Spotify.
As if that wasn’t enough, in 2020 Kason released another song titled Unseen to further cement his place in the music industry.
Lester recently auditioned for season 23 of The Voice.
About season 23 of The Voice:
The Voice returned with a new installment. This season will feature some of the best and brightest singing talent from around the country, as well as a star-studded coaching lineup including Kelly Clarkson, Niall Horan, Chance The Rapper and OG coach Blake Shelton, who will apply goodbye to his long tenure after this season.
The Voice is sure to be an exciting and entertaining ride for viewers around the world. In each episode, contestants will fight to impress one or more coaches and advance to the next round. Those who are chosen by more than one coach must use their charm and talent to convince the judges why they should be part of their team.
This year’s installment is sure to be exciting as the show features a variety of unique contestants from different walks of life and cultures. Each week, the stakes will get higher as contestants give it their all in hopes of reaching the finals.
Watch The Voice on NBC Mondays at 8/7c, Tuesdays at 9/8c, and the next day on Peacock.
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