James Taylor & Friends, a tribute to the legendary singer, grabs the Branson spotlight! His music is iconic, and with hits spanning several decades, James Taylor is well known to audiences around the world. He’s scored Top 10 spots on the charts with a dozen of his albums, and has watched several of his singles land in the Top 5, including “Fire and Rain,” “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You,)” “Handy Man,” and the chart-topping “You’ve Got a Friend,” the perennial slow dance favorite for many generations of fans! He also scored a Top 5 hit with “Mockingbird,” the catchy single he recorded with another music legend, Carly Simon.
James Taylor’s long career and hard work has gained him a substantial collection of awards, including several Grammy Awards,with three for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, and a place in the Grammy Hall of Fame for his huge hit album, “Sweet Baby James.” In addition to being a Grammy darling, Taylor has been honored with a place in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, recognized by the Kennedy Center Honors, and has a Presidential Medal of Freedom. It’s certainly a tall order to pay tribute to such a legend, but James Taylor & Friends delivers the music goods!
Additional Information/Helpful Hints
- James Taylor & Friends is a tribute show appearing at Jerry Presley’s God & Country Theaters.
- The theater complex is located at 1840 West 76 Country Boulevard, aka The Strip.
- God & Country Theaters offer an intimate show experience for all guests, but the smaller venues means that shows can fill up quickly - make your reservations early!
- You can enjoy James Taylor & Friends at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.
- The show runs from April 7 through November 12 in 2020.
- As with all shows at the theater complex, James Taylor & Friends is a family-friendly show that’s suitable for all ages.
- God & Country Theaters play host to several other tribute shows, including new productions like Chicago - Color My World, A Neil Diamond Tribute, and Carpenters Once More.
Branson is famous for exciting shows of all kinds, and it’s fast becoming the greatest destination for sincere and genuine tributes to music’s most treasured icons, and one of the best has just been added - a tribute to a legendary multi-Grammy Award-winning artist in the show James Taylor & Friends, it’s sure to be a Branson favorite!