"I was brought up with the older classic [country] music," he said.
"I enjoy what I do and I'll continue as the Lord gives me a voice," Lennort said.
Some of his influences include
He has performed since 1981 and has become a familiar face on stage at the fair in recent years.
"I'll come back to the fair as long as [the fair board] wants me," Lennort said.
Fans in the audience were pleased with the performance.
After a short delay,
"Are you ready for some great music? Are you ready to get up and dance? Richie's music will make you want to get up and move," the announcer said as he introduced the band.
The four-member group performed hits from
"It's good to be back at the
Many toes tapped along to the music, and some audience members decided to dance throughout the set.
Both Lennort and Lee performed again later in the day.
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