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” and 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 and has been part of several of the Statler Brothers Gold and Platinum records.
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He has played at the White House for both President Ronald Reagan and 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, in 2009 Fortune has launched his own solo career by writing several albums including When One Door Closes Another Opens, Windows, Lessons in (2012), and Hits and Hymns in (2015). He returns to the Newberry Opera House for another unforgettable show you will regret missing.