Lee doesn’t have any otherworldly job either —but he does have a long list of jobs! Another contest won him front row tickets to his idol George Strait’s concert, which gave him drive to make a career out of music. Instead, they cast someone who apparently thinks Black Lives Matter is a terrorist organization. Throughout the following year and a half, Lee played at local bars and festivals such as the Delta Fair, Oktoberfest, and local parties while writing to prepare for his first songwriter’s demo album. After leaving college, he took up songwriting. The Bachelor franchise is known for some pretty out there professions (if you can call “free spirit” a legitimate career). Appearing on reality TV is sure to give his music career a boost and add to his net worth. In another, the @Leegarrett_ account tweeted, “Guys… When is the last time YOU actually saw a pretty feminist? Lee Garrett currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee, but is originally from Florida. If you would like to opt out of browser push notifications, please refer to the following instructions specific to your device and browser: this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg! Jordan Kimball from “The Bachelorette” 2018: Find Out More about this Dreamy New Contestant, Blake Horstmann’s Wiki: Facts to Know about “The Bachelorette” Contestant with the Horse. Four of his original compositions were brought to life in a studio with top-tier musicians. His favorite artist growing up was George Strait, and musicians like John Anderson, Merle Haggard, Clint Black, Tracy Lawrence influenced his music. There is a reason for this.” Perhaps, he’s written a song or two for Rachel! The Bachelorette Season 13 premiere will air on May 22, on ABC. Jean Blanc from “The Bachelorette” 2018: Who’s the “Colognoisseur” Becca Booted Off the Show? Where Is Carlos Carrascosa Now? Neither ABC nor Lindsay have commented on the tweets, and Garrett did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment. Lee Garrett now performs at local events with his band comprised of Gary Glisson (pedal steel/ dobro), Brandon Armbruster (bass), and Jonathan Bass (lead guitar). FACT CHECK: Is “Text RBG to 50409” a Scam? While Lindsay or ABC have yet to comment on the controversy, we hope Garrett packs his bags of bigotry and goes home real soon. Craig Sjodin/ABC; Mitch Haaseth/ABC. FACT CHECK: Fisher-Price to Sell “Peaceful Protest” Playset. Garrett is a 30-year-old singer/songwriter from Nashville, Tenn., who is still in the running on the ABC dating show, vying for “Bachelorette” Rachel Lindsay’s heart. But Southern boy Lee Garrett—who is still fighting 21 other dudes for Rachel Lindsay’s love—seems to have super-racist views. Alex Bordyukov from “The Bachelorette”: Wiki & Everything You Need to Know, Jonathan Treece from “The Bachelorette”: Wiki & Everything You Need to Know, Calee Lutes Wiki: Facts about “Bachelorette” Contestant Peter Weber’s Alleged Ex-Girlfriend. Text us for exclusive photos and videos, royal news, and way more. The producers of The Bachelorette hardcore screen all contestants before putting them on air, meaning they definitely likely knew what a tool Garrett is. We do know his father was a barrel racer and drummer, though! According to his LinkedIn, Lee Garrett is a Professional Actor/ Singer Songwriter/ Bartender/ Small Biz Owner. There is a reason for this.”, In other posts, tweeted in 2016, Garrett allegedly declared, “I do hate Islam,” and expressed his wholehearted support for “inhumane torture of terrorists.”.