Earl Turner to Play Las Vegas' Suncoast Showroom, 2/15-16
Turner began performing at the age of 13, and by age 19, he was traveling the country as a frontman with various show bands. As a solo artist, Turner scored a Top 40 dance hit in Europe in the mid-1980s with "Love Caught You By Surprise." Turner's career covers the screen and the stage, as a singer, songwriter, musician, dancer and actor.
A renowned Las Vegas performer, Turner has appeared at numerous resorts and showrooms across the United States. His accolades include being honored as "Male Vocalist of the Year" by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and one of New Orleans Magazine "People to Watch" in 2005. He was inducted into the New Orleans Music Hall of Fame in 2005. He works closely with a number of prominent charities, including The Special Olympics, Opportunity Village of Las Vegas and The Blood Center of Louisiana.
Turner's son, Aaron, competed on the hit television show "So You Think You Can Dance" and was named runner-up during its tenth season. Aaron Turner will make a special guest appearance at his father's shows on February 15 and 16.
Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available starting from $15.95, plus tax and convenience fees. Tickets can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming Box Office, by calling 702.636.7075 or visiting www.suncoastcasino.com.