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Golden Nugget Lake Charles

George Benson

Friday, April 27 | 8:30 pm
George Benson

In the Grand Event Center

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George Benson is an American musician, guitarist, and singer-songwriter. He began his professional career at 21 as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a rest-stroke picking technique similar to that of gypsy jazz players. He then launched a successful solo career, alternating between jazz, pop, R&B singing, and scat singing. His album Breezin' was certified triple-platinum, hitting no. 1 on the Billboard album chart in 1976. Songs that he is most famous for is “On Broadway”, “Give me the Night”, “This Masquerade”, and “Mornin”.