Shenton was the original performer at the Apollo in the world wide smash hit musical Buddy. The producers were so impressed with his performance and due to public demand they extended the part to include the song “I’m Gonna Party” which he co wrote. He also was featured in the Original Tamla Motown Musical “Dancing in the Streets” playing along side the late great Edwin Starr. Appearing virtually every where thought the UK and various locations throughout Europe. Such was the quality of his performance he head lined the show on several occasions and was critically acclaimed with outstanding reviews.
Shenton is an accomplished piano player and guitarist and has been the musical director for several gospel choirs. Hear all his greatest hits from Hello Dolly, Wonderful world, to When the saints go marching in and many more. Complete with the legendary gravel voice and distinctive trumpet Shenton takes you down memory lane from the humble days of New Orleans to the cotton Club and Las Vegas.
Shenton can perform Louis Armstrong as a solo show or as part of 'The Legends Of Soul Show' (see legends of soul page).
1 x 60 mins
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