James Fortune is often credited with being the person who gave Zacardi Cortez his first shot in Gospel music, but Gospel legend John P. Kee has been quite instrumental in the career of Zacardi Cortez for years. “He’s like my daddy–he’s been the most influential person in my life,” is one of the comments Zacardi Cortez told “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show” about their past in this exclusive interview.

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Find out more about Zacardi Cortez’s connection to John P. Kee, and hear the response to Marcus D. Wiley’s inquiry about what the name Zacardi means in this exclusive interview!

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