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James Taylor Headlines Children’s Charity Event in St. Louis

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James Taylor
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After numerous years working in education in Wisconsin, Lee Pritzl currently serves as business manager for Jacob’s Well Church located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. In his spare time, Lee Pritzl enjoys listening to all types of music, and one of his favorite musicians is James Taylor.

A singer-songwriter for more than 40 years, James Taylor has sold more than 100 million albums during his career. He has also secured 40 gold, platinum, and multi-platinum records and five Grammy Awards. In addition, in 1998 he received Billboard magazine’s highest honor, the Century Award, for his creative achievement. Induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame followed in 2000.

On April 27, 2017, James Taylor will headline the 51st annual Dinner with the Stars Gala for Variety Kids held at the Peabody Opera House in St. Louis, Missouri. This annual event raises money for children with special needs through the children’s charity Variety, which is based out of St. Louis. The charity provides medical equipment, educational programs, and therapy assistance to children around the St. Louis area.