The audience screams in anticipation as the band
charges into those first magnificent chords, a teasing hint of the high
drama soon to unfold. The lithe, elegantly-attired singer takes the stage
to the sustained roar of ecstatic fans who can't seem to stay in their seats.
When he grabs the mike and launches into the lover's tragic prophecy of
"Any Day Now,"
the house explodes with squeals of excitement and bone-rattling applause.
As intense a soul belter now as in the days of
such hit records as "Any Day Now" and "I Don't Want To
Cry," Chuck Jackson has been conquering
demanding audiences worldwide for over three decades. Now he's taking on
the World Wide Web.
To fans of genuine rhythm and blues music, the
name Chuck Jackson needs no introduction. His soaring baritone transformed
such songs as "Any Day Now" and "I Don't Want to
Cry" into international chartbusters whose
soulful declarations have transcended the test of time. These classics and
many more have been reissued on compact disk for a new generation of fans
to discover. His recent work, including "I'll
Take Care Of You,"
a duet with Cissy Houston, continues the tradition of quality.
But Chuck Jackson is also the consummate performer.
His charismatic live shows continue to thrill audiences all over the world.