We have great news to share — homegrown country rock music signer/songwriter JessLee has volunteered to perform the National Anthem at Hoops4Heroes to kick off the tournament this Saturday!
JessLee is a Florida native, having been born and raised in Loxahatchee, FL. In 2018, her career reached new acclaim as a contestant on The Voice. Her audition caught the attention of Blake Shelton and Kelly Clarkson, with her choosing the former as her coach. She also joined American Idol as a contestant in Season 13.
JessLee has won many vocal competitions, including taking the regional win at the Treasure Coast iHeartRadio Country Showdown in 2016.
JessLee is an ardent supporter of the veteran’s services and causes, and has supported Wounded Veteran’s Relief Fund in a variety of ways. From her biography on her website:
JessLee is passionate about supporting our veterans. She is grateful to all veterans. Remembering John 15:13 ” No greater love than to lay down one’s life for a friend.” JessLee says, “American Veteran’s choose every day to put their lives in harm’s way to ensure the freedom of our country.” JessLee has also recently partnered with the (WVRF) Wounded Veteran’s Relief Fund. (JessLee is proud to have teamed up at fundraisers with both CVMA and WVRF and other veteran organizations to raise thousands of dollars for combat veterans and their families.)
Check this video from NBC Universal of JessLee’s battle vs. with Kyla Jade, “One Last Time”!