12-Time Grammy Nominee and R&B Icon
Lincoln, CA- Twelve-time Grammy-nominee, P Music Group/RCA Records recording artist and R&B Icon, Charlie Wilson. Wilson, who was nominated for three 2018 NAACP Image Awards, was the recipient of the first “Music Makes A Difference Award” at this year’s show. He was also honored in May at the “Celebration of Legends” gala at the National Museum of African American Music.
Wilson is bringing his critically-acclaimed show to the Thunder Valley Casino where he will be performing songs from his latest chart-topping album, In It To Win It that debuted #1 on the Billboard R&B Albums chart and #7 on the Billboard Top 200. The show will include Wilson’s two number one singles which hit # 1 on two difference Billboard charts in April 2018. “Chills was #1 on the Adult R&B Songs chart and “I’m Blessed” featuring T.I. was #1 on the Hot Gospel Songs chart. The is the first time an artist has had two different #1 songs on these charts at the same time.
He will also be performing some of his twelve #1 hit singles as a solo artist together with some of the biggest hits of the legendary GAP Band.
Thunder Valley Casino
1200 Athens Avenue
Lincoln, CA 95648
Friday, July 20, 2018
7:00 pm – Outdoor Amphitheatre
Charlie Wilson received the first “Music Makes A Difference’ Award at the 2018 NAACP Image Awards in addition to his three Image Award nominations. He has received twelve Grammy nominations during his career including two 2016 nominations for Best Traditional R&B Performance and Best R&B Album. He has had twelve #1 singles on the Billboard charts. In 2013 he was honored with the BET Lifetime Achievement Award and also won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Album, (Love, Charlie). His accolades also include his 2015 bestselling autobiography, “I Am Charlie Wilson.”