John P Kee Biography
John P. Kee is well known as an American gospel singer and pastor. In addition, Kee has been active for more than 20 years in the music field. Besides, he is primarily known for mixing traditional gospel along with modern contemporary gospel, and also for having a soulful husky voice. Kee is as well known as (The Prince of Gospel Music).
How old is John P Kee? – Age
Kee is 61 years old as of 2023. He was born on 4 June 1962, in Durham, North Carolina, United States, where he also grew up.
How tall is John P Kee? – Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall.
John P Kee Mother, Father, Siblings – Family
Kee was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina to father and his mother whose identity has been kept confidential, but he was of Durham origin. He grew up with his siblings Wayne Kee, Jennette Kee, James Arthur Kee Sr., Al Kee, and Preston Kee Sr..
John P Kee’s Education
He went to the North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem. When he was 14 years old, he and his brothers, Wayne and Al, moved to California. There he started attending the Yuba College Conservatory School of Music in Marysville, California.
Is John P Kee Married? – Wife
Kee married Felice Sampson in December 1995. They are blessed with nine children. Likewise, his son, Christopher Kee, became selected to join Diddy’s live band as a drummer for his upcoming tour of Last Train to Paris in 2010.
John P Kee’s Career
At this time, he started playing with many groups including Cameo, Donald Byrd and the Blackbyrds. Because of having a hard time adjusting in California, Kee moved to Charlotte, North Carolina (only to get himself living in a part of the city recognized for its violence and drug activities). Later after watching one of his friends being murdered in a drug deal gone bad, besides, he rededicated his life back to God through a visitation to a revival meeting.
Additionally in the mid-1980s, Kee formed a community choir in Charlotte recognized as the New Life Community Choir or “NLCC”. Over time, the choir raised in popularity, and has as well continued to travel throughout the area. Besides, the choir included Kee’s own children.
Likewise in 1990, Kee founded the Victory in Praise Music and also Arts Seminar Mass Choir, or “V.I.P.” to fellowship along with various ministries, musicians, songwriters, and choir directors from all over the country. Kee became inducted into the Christian Music Hall of Fame in 2007.
John P Kee’s Net Worth
Kee has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
You can find and follow John on Instagram using the account name: @keetwit