The Voice: 5 things you didn't know about the Ben Allen Band
The Southwest Florida-based Ben Allen of the Ben Allen Band will perform on NBC's show "The Voice."
A hard-working group, the band performs regularly throughout the region at bars, restaurants, wedding, other private gatherings and more.
Here's five things you may not have known about Ben Allen:
His first paid performance was at the Blue Monkey Bar & Grille in North Naples.
When he began playing music in Naples, Ben mainly performed Matchbox 20 songs.
Before moving to Naples, he was a house flipper in Tennessee.
He worked as an inspector for Collier County by day when he first began performing live music at night.