WILKESBORO — The Walker Center, on the campus of Wilkes Community College, will present Dailey & Vincent with Jimmy Fortune on Saturday at 8 p.m. This performance is sponsored by Hampton Inn of Wilkesboro, Holiday Inn Express of Wilkesboro and visitwilkesboronc.com.
Award-winning Dailey & Vincent and legendary 21-year Statler Brothers member Jimmy Fortune join forces to provide audiences with a unique and spectacular show that exhibits the industry’s top mesh of vocals and hit music. This ‘quartet-style show’ features the rich blend of vocals performed by Jamie Dailey, Darrin Vincent, Jimmy Fortune and Aaron McCune. Other members of the band are Jeff Parker, B.J. Cherryholmes, Jessie Baker, Buddy Hyatt and Shaun Richardson, who joined the band last month.
Collectively, this collaboration has accumulated multiple Grammy nominations, Dove Awards, 13 IBMA Awards (including three-time Entertainer of The Year and three-time Vocal Group of The Year wins), 23 awards from SPBGMA (The Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America) and has penned No. 1 hit songs such as “Elizabeth,” “My Only Love” and “Too Much on My Heart,” in addition to “More Than A Name On A Wall” and “On The Other Side.” Performing together for only a limited amount of dates a year, this show makes for an unforgettable night of Country and Bluegrass music.
Dailey & Vincent, is the top touring American bluegrass act. Jamie is a skilled musician, vocalist and songwriter, with a gift to entertain and always make folks feel right at home. Darrin is an accomplished musician and vocalist with expert abilities to arrange and create captivating music. Jimmy Fortune is a premier American country music vocalist, musician and songwriter. He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
A limited number of tickets are available for this performance. For more information, or to purchase tickets, contact the Walker Center Box Office at 336-838-6260 or [email protected] Visit the Walker Center online at www.walkercenteronline.org or on Facebook.