Orpheum Theatre Minneapolis | Minneapolis, Minnesota
EVENT RESCHEDULED TO SATURDAY 16TH DECEMBER 2023. Originally Wednesday 21st December 2022. All original tickets are still valid!
The American musician, Michael W. Smith comes to Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis on Wednesday, December 21st, 2022, and featuring special guest Michael Tait. Having found his love for music, and especially Christian music, at age 10, singing in the community church, he started penning music during his University years. He went through some turbulent and depressing years until he began writing Christian music in the 1980s. He was fortunate to tour with some Christian music greats, and also headed out on his own to develop his solo career. Furthermore, he has charted in both contemporary Christian and mainstream charts and amassed a staggering array of awards, and has also appeared in a number of films. Michael also is actively and philanthropically involved in his community and his local church.
Michael W. Smith, started singing at age 10 in community church and fell in love with Christian music, and has developed into a multi-talented performer. Michael W. Smith began and developed his songwriting skills at university. After some difficult and depressing early years, he began his musical career quite late in life, in 1980, as a Christian music songwriter. Among the recipients of his songs was the talented and up-and-coming Amy Grant. In 1981, he started touring full time with Amy Grant, and in 1984 he branched out on his own to develop his solo career. In 1988, he went back to touring with Amy Grant. He has charted in both contemporary Christian and mainstream charts and over the course of his career, he has amassed 24 albums, 3 Grammy Awards, 11 Grammy Nominations, an astounding 40 Dove Awards. He has sold more than 18 million albums. Michael was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 2009, and has participated in and appeared in 3 films.