Kodi Lee was the last singer in the first episode of AGT 2019. The 22-year-old blind and autistic singer sang and played piano and did a rendition of Leon Russell’s “A song for you” and managed to get the golden buzzer from Gabrielle Union.
Quick Facts and Information on Kodi Lee
|Birth Day||7th July|
|Ethnicity||Korean American (Father-Korean, Mother-American)|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Social Media||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter|
|Siblings||A brother and sister|
Listen to his a rendition of Leon Russell’s “A song for you”.
Kodi Lee is blind and autistic. His mom says that playing music has saved his life. All four judges give him a standing ovation after his breathtaking performance.
“What just happened there was extraordinary,” Simon said.
“I’m going to remember this moment for the rest of my life.” Gabrielle was so moved by Kodi that she used her Golden Buzzer.
He’s going straight to the live shows and we are going to see more of him.
Kodi Lee is a 22-year old blind and autistic musical prodigious savant. He is one of only approximately 25 in the world today who possess his extraordinary abilities. Kodi has an audio photographic memory, in which he can recall music he hears after just one listen.
He has been performing his singing and piano expertise all across the globe for many years. He currently performs locally at a variety of venues including local restaurants, wineries, and music events all around town.
Recently he was invited to perform at the prestigious Carnegie Hall in New York City. He recently has picked up tap dancing and he continues to amaze with his musical expression through dance and vocalization.
Born with optic nerve hypoplasia, surviving a life-saving surgery at 5 days old, and being diagnosed with autism at an early age has never stopped Kodi from reaching for his dreams.