Pop legend Johnny Mathis is coming to Lake Charles this weekend to serenade his fans.

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John Royce Mathis was born on September 30, 1935, in Gilmer, TX. His family moved to San Francisco, CA when he was young. Johnny's father was a musician and pianist. He worked in vaudeville, which is a theatrical variety entertainment show. When he saw Johnny's talent he bought him his first piano and encouraged him to learn how to play Mathis was discovered by a club owner named Helen Noga in 1955. She became his manager and help him land his first record deal with Columbia Records. And the rest his history.

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Johnny Mathis has since recorded over 80 albums and sold millions of records worldwide. During his extensive career, he has had 3 songs inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, achieved 50 Hits on Billboard’s Adult Contemporary Chart, and still ranks as the all-time #6 album artist in the history of Billboard’s pop album charts. He has received 5 Grammy Nominations, and in 2003 he was given the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

Hear Johnny Mathis' Greatest Hits Of All Time:

  • Chances Are
  • It's Not For Me To Say
  • Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
  • Misty
  • And Many More!

Johnny will take the Grand Event Center Stage at the Golden Nugget Casino this Friday at 8:30pm.

To purchase your tickets for the show, click here.

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