About Adam L. McKnight
A Brief Biography
With a captivating personality, unyielding stage presence and an incredible voice, Adam L. McKnight, opens his heart and soul in song!! Performing all styles of music, from R& B to Gospel, Pop and even Opera, Adam amazes and astounds audiences with his natural ability to sing. Performing on-stage in bands since age 13, Adam has settled in comfortably as not just a singer, but also an entertainer, putting his heart and soul into every song he sings and enjoying the experience.
As a testament to Adam's musical ability & vocal talents, in October 2003 & January 2004, he had the extreme pleasure of arranging background vocals & recording with the legendary Sir Elton John, on new music for the Broadway musical "Lestat" and for his critically acclaimed CD "Peachtree Road" released Fall, 2004. In addition, Adam along with members of his choir, Voice of Atlanta, completed a yearlong tour with Sir Elton nationally and internationally, including performances at Madison Square Garden for Katrina victims' relief and Live 8 in London.
He has also lent his vocal talents to such national recording artists as Randall Bramblett, Scooter Lee & Cee-Lo. He has recorded with Grammy award winners Train and producers Ed Roland & Phil Tan.
Adam has been featured soloist on many nationally televised events in all genres of music including performances with "The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra", 1996 Centennial Olympic Games and the Democratic National Convention. He has performed on stage with such noted celebrities as Stevie Wonder, B.B.King, Diana Ross, Gloria Estefan, Lou Gossett Jr., Robert Wagner, Faith Hill, Aaron Neville, Kelly Price, the Pointer Sisters and the Temptations. He has recorded commercial spots for the Georgia Lottery, TNT Sports, ESPN Radio, Black & Decker, Cellular One and has arranged and sung on a special song for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. And as "The Voice" of Starlight International LLC, Adam has entertained and motivated countless corporate audiences throughout the US, Asia and Europe.
Adam's theater experience includes leading roles in Black Nativity, Eubie, Bubblin' Brown Sugar and more recently LEAP & Jesus Christ Superstar Gospel with the Regional Theatre Tony Award winning Alliance Theater at the Woodruff Arts Center. As a past Board member of the Atlanta Chapter of the Recording Academy, Adam enjoys the respect of the music arts community.