|Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant come to Kent in November|
With Amy Grant’s release of yet another Christmas album, she and Michael W. Smith are going on tour with a stop in Kent on November 19, which might seem a bit early for a Christmas concert, but given the fact that the Hallmark Channel has been playing Christmas movies since before Halloween, it really isn’t early at all. Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith will feature many holiday hits from both of the stars numerous albums and will feature a full symphony and special guest, Jordan Smith, season 9 winner of NBC’s The Voice.
“Being on stage with Amy and a full symphony orchestra, performing some of my all-time favorite songs, is a dream come true,” says Michael W. Smith. “And I have to say, I have never heard a voice quite as pure and beautiful as Jordan Smith’s. It’s going to be a great night!”
“Christmas is my favorite time of year, and performing these holiday shows each November and December is a major highlight for me,” Grant adds. “I’m thrilled to share the stage with Michael and Jordan, and I’m so glad some new audiences will be able to join in the Christmas spirit with us this year. I can’t wait!”
The concert will also help benefit Operation Christmas Child, known for distributing over 135 million shoeboxes of Christmas gifts to children in need in 150 countries.
“One of my favorite things about Christmas is the music that accompanies the season,” shares Jordan Smith. “I’m so excited to join Michael and Amy, two legendary performers and personal favorites, to celebrate the holidays and support such a deserving cause!”
Tickets for Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith start at $42 and can be purchased here. The concert will be held on November 19 at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. The ShoWare Center is located at 625 W. James St., Kent, WA 98032.