Jimmy Fortune’s music career began in 1983 when he joined the legendary Statler Brothers and he toured with them for 21 years. He quickly gained success with the Statler brothers with the group’s second number one hit “Elizabeth” he continued this success with the number one hits “My Only Love”, “Too Much on My Heart”, and the top ten hit “More than a Name on The Wall”. Fortune has performed at venues across the United States and Canada. Fortune has been a part of several of the Statler Brothers Gold and Platinum records.
Jan 19, 2019 @ 8:00PM
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He has played at the White House once for President Ronald Reagan and another time for President H. W. Bush. Fortune and the Statler brothers were inducted into the CMA (Country Music Association) Hall of fame in 2008. Since then Fortune has launched his own solo career by writing several albums including When One Door Closes Another Opens, Windows in 2009, Lessons in 2012, and Hits and Hymns in 2015. He returns to the Newberry Opera House for another unforgettable show you will regret missing.