New Jersey Resident Tommy James & The Shondells Play bergenPAC Tonight
New Jersey Resident Tommy James, the music legend responsible for the hits CRIMSON & CLOVER, CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION, I THINK WE'RE ALONE NOW, HANKY PANKY, MONY MONY, DRAGGIN' THE LINE and SWEET CHERRY WINE will be rockin' the night away at the Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey tonight, May 17th.
Tommy James has 23 gold singles, nine platinum albums and he has sold over 100 million records worldwide. In addition to his 32 Billboard Hot 100 Charting Hits, many of his songs have been international smashes. More than 300 artists worldwide have covered his music. His songs can be heard in 27 major motion pictures and current TV shows including the AMC hit BREAKING BAD, THE SIMPSON'S on FOX and CRIMINAL MINDS on CBS and most recently the new show ALMOST HUMAN.
BMI recently lauded tomy for his success with the presentation of five MILLION-AIR AWARDS. To date, his music has played more than 21 million times over the air, and the international popularity has led to a global distribution deal with ALLEGRO for all his product.
Tommy's critically acclaimed autobiography, ME THE MOB AND THE MUSIC was ranked among ROLLING STONE'S "the 25 greatest rock memoirs of all time" coming in at number 12.
The memoir has earned James high praise from critics and industry insiders and is now in development for a major motion picture with producer BARBARA DEFINA, who also produced such hits as GOODFELLAS, CASINO, CAPE FEAR, COLOR OF MONEY and HUGO .
James' speaking engagements and seminars at New York University's Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music, Rutgers University and William Paterson University among others, have generated another fan base with students around the country.
Tommy James' career has spanned nearly 50 years and it continues to evolve with music that is timeless. And now he has his own channel on you tube - INSIDE TRACKS WITH TOMMY JAMES.