February 24, 2012
*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*
*Branson Entertainer Guest Stars on TLC's 19 Kids and Counting*
*Branson, Missouri – February 24, 2012* – Grammy award winning entertainer
and popular Branson performer, James Garrett, guest stars on Season 6 of
TLC's reality show, *19 Kids and Counting*, airing this Tuesday, February
In the episode titled *‘Music with the Duggars,’* the Duggars head to
Branson, Missouri for a speaking engagement and musical performance in the
Little Opry Theatre. Focusing on cousin Amy Duggar’s budding music career,
James is featured as a long time friend of the Duggar family helping to
launch Amy’s career.
Performing on stage for over 35 years, James picked up his first guitar at
the age of four, after listening to Elvis Presley sing in the movie Loving
You. Moving to Texas at age 11, he began singing gospel music in church.
His professional singing career began as lead singer for a bluegrass group
at Dogpatch USA, near Harrison, Arkansas, followed by regular performances
at Silver Dollar City. Highlights in James' career include winning a Grammy
with country music group The Kendalls, and performing with many of his
idols, including John Denver.
James currently headlines two separate live shows at the Little Opry
Theatre inside Branson's IMAX Entertainment Complex: *A Tribute to John
Denver *and *The Johnny Cash Songbook*, debuting in March.
Amy Duggar performing on the Little Opry Stage during TLC filming for 19
Kids and Counting:
Amy Duggar posing with Grammy winner and Little Opry star James Garrett: