knows the art of singing in his
own uniquely winning way.
illustrious rise through music success is well documented.
began as a teenage regular on a live television show and proud possessor of a regional hit record in his
hometown of Houston, Texas.
journey has included such pivotal pit stops as a highly dramatic, 1984 "Star Search" victory (in which he
defeated the thirteen-week long champion), and a four album Capitol Records tenure as one of the industry's premier R&B balladeers.
Beau's fruitful artistic calling was planted in Texas during his
formative years as the son of a Baptist preacher (father) and choir director (mother).
It was nurtured at Capitol Records while Beau's roots were deeply entrenched in the mainstream marketplace.
is ranked among the top ten National Anthem singers in the United States.
He was an anthem singer for the Los Angeles Lakers for six years, and has also performed for the Texas Rangers (NLB), Dallas Cowboys (NFL), and Houston Rockets (NBA).
With the 2005 release of his
latest album project, Visions , he
is able to stand
on a legendary plateau because his
multi-faceted career has remained steady in international acclaim.
other recordings include Higher , Love , Power , They Need to Know , Covenant Brothers , and This Christmas . Beau
's music appeals to people from all walks of life, but the message is singular: Beau knows and wants you to know too.
What? You'll just have to listen to find out.
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eventually relocated to Los Angeles in search of stardom and was discovered by George Benson, who helped him land a recording contract with Capitol.
After his third Capitol release, Williams signed with Light and returned to his roots in gospel.
Summing up ten of his career highlights in the gospel field, The Best of Beau Williams
was issued in 1995. - Andy Kellman, All Music Guide