Blues Jazz Soul Funk
His Blues Hit song
"Foreclose on the House of Love"
received an international Blues Award Nomination, 3 BC Interior Music Awards, and a 2004 #9 Blues charted hit, still getting airplay on Sirius BB King’s Bluesville Station
2014 - Winner Best Blues Recording
German Music Critics Association
Rad Gumbo Meets John Lee Sanders
2007, Daytime Emmy nomination
CBS Bold & Beautiful
Just One Kiss
His childhood encounters with the likes of Elvis Presley and Dr. Martin Luther King are part of the landscape that influenced this gifted performer and composer.
John Lee has shared the stage, opened for, recorded or toured with some of the legends last 50 years, including Jimmy Page, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson, , Starship, Bill Withers, Chuck Berry, Bonnie Raitt, Freddie King, Tower of Power, and many more.
His songs have been recorded by Eddie Kendricks of the Temptations,
Aretha Franklin, and Marsha Ball, who received a Grammy nomination, for blues CD of the year, with the hit single from Sanders. He is a 2012 Canadian Maple Blues award nominee for Piano Player of the Year!
The Year 2012-13, John Lee played some of the most impressive venues in North America, opening act for Bonnie Raitt’s Western Canada tour, where she told the crowd in Vancouver, "John Lee is one of my musical heroes, a quadruple threat, Louisiana's loss is Canada's gain". He recently performed with Bonnie at the Vienna State Opera House in Vienna Austria.
Now Performing on the Alabama Gulf Coast, one of the top entertainers in the Southeast