At the age of nine, Blessing Offor lost his eyesight. He turned to music and has since found success, playing the piano and writing his own songs. This Motown fan can go from jazz to pop, having accomplished a lot at a young age. He opened for the Temptations and Tower of Power and has been renowned by many for his determination.
Ready to take on the industry once more, Blessing Offor decided to become a contestant on Bravo's reality competition Platinum Hit. He is one of 12 other songwriters who are hoping to make it big in the music industry. Each episode challenges the contestants as they write and perform lyrics from a variety of genres, from rock music to ballads. The winner will receive a cash prize of $100,000, a publishing deal with songwriting collective The Writing Camp, and a recording deal with RCA/Jive label. Judging the contestants are Kara DioGuardi and Jewel, along with a number of guest judges.