Preacher Lawson Biography
Preacher Lawson is an award-winning stand-up comedian from the United States who is most known for his appearance on America’s Got Talent’s 12th season, where he was a finalist and placed in the bottom five of the Top 10. He was given another opportunity to compete on America’s Got Talent: The Champions, where he placed sixth.
How old is Preacher Lawson? – Age
He is 31 years old as of March 14, 2022. He was born in Portland, Oregon, the U.S. in 1991.
Where did Preacher Lawson go to school? – Education
He is a high school graduate who attended White Station high school in Memphis, TN.
Preacher Lawson – Family
Lawson was raised by his mother and brothers in Portland, Oregon. He mentions in one of his performances that his father abandoned them and that he never saw him again. His family had relocated 20 times by the time he was ten years old. He spent the most time in Memphis, Tennessee, as a child.
It’s not clear if Lawson is married or not.
His weight is 70 kgs and 5.9 feet high.
Lawson’s Instagram, Youtube, Twitter
His Youtube account is (PreacherLawson). His Instagram is (@preacherlawson). His Twitter account is (@PreacherLawson)
What is Lawson’s Salary?
His salary is under review.
Lawson Net Worth
His net worth is predicted to be $1 million.
Preacher Lawson Career
Lawson started his career as a comedian in Orlando, Florida. He began composing jokes at the age of 16, and a year later, at the age of 17, he had his first chance to perform.
Lawson’s capacity to adjust to various situations was honed during his childhood, which included many moves with his family and switching schools. Aside from cultural, racial, and linguistic distinctions, Lawson claims to have discovered that the language of laughing is universal. He can warm up to most people when cracking jokes, and even when he isn’t the funniest, he is the loudest.
Preacher Lawson AGT – America’s Got Talent
Following the success of his comic career, Lawson chose to audition for the 12th season of America’s Got Talent.
Lawson auditioned in Episode 1201 by delivering jokes about riding a motorcycle and a neighbor’s car flipping over. The act wowed Simon Cowell, who requested that Lawson tell another joke. After that, the preacher made a joke about his grandma not being afraid to die while driving and practicing religion. After Simon, Heidi Klum, Mel B, and Howie Mandel, he was referred to the Judge Cuts.
Lawson tells jokes about being catfished by a female with a limp in his Judge Cuts performance in Episode 1209. His act won him a place in the Quarterfinals and a standing ovation from the judges. Lawson told jokes on his struggles with large smartphones, the world’s fastest clapper, and other amusing material in episode 1211 for the Quarterfinals. In episode 1212, he was given another standing ovation by the judges and advanced to the Semifinals.
Tyra Banks hosted American Idol during the Semifinals. Lawson made a joke about Banks having a large forehead, big lips, playing with his four-year-old cousin when single, and being ugly as a child. In episode 1221, he received enough votes to advance to the Finals, where he received a standing ovation from Simon Cowell, Howie Mandel, and Mel B. Lawson was eliminated from the competition in episode 1222, the finale, after failing to receive enough votes to move to the top 5, allowing his competitor Darci Lynne to continue.
The Champions on America’s Got Talent
Lawson returned to AGT with “The Champions” after being eliminated in the finals of the 12th season of the talent show. In episode TC01, he made his debut appearance and received standing ovations from Cowell, Mandel, Heidi, and Mel B, as is customary. He was voted into the Top 3 and won a seat in the finals as a result of getting the most votes. Lawson had a humorous and enthusiastic performance in episode TC06 of the finals, in which he also tore his shirt off, resulting in a standing ovation. He was selected for the Top 5 and finished in fifth place. Shin Lim, Darci Lynne, Kseniya Simonova, and Cristina Ramos were in the background.
Get to Know Me, Preacher Lawson
Lawson’s tour comedy special “Get to Know Me” will be released in 2019. It was shown on BET+.
Is Preacher Lawson a vegetarian or vegan?
Lawson claims to be a vegetarian, and he frequently posts videos of vegan cuisine to his Facebook page. The Facebook videos are part of the “Cooking with a Comedian” series. He also has a YouTube channel where he publishes vegan and vegetarian cooking tutorials, vacation vlogs, and music videos for everyone with a comic spin.
“Don’t follow your ambitions, lead them,” says America’s Got Talent finalist.
The Preacher Lawson Awards
Award for Funniest Comedian in Florida in 2015
In 2016, he took first place in the Seattle International Comedy Competition.