is currently performing "The Legend of Johnny Cash Show"
musical path in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he
started thrilling audiences with his
quality performances and competing in and winning many talent contests.
In 1985 Philip
won the Minnesota State Fair talent contest, 1st place from a field of over 800 contestants.
performance got attention and landed him his
first contract to perform with a 40 piece orchestra every night of the 1986 State Fair.
sang with various cover bands through-out the nineties.
In 1996 Philip
auditioned and was immediately asked to perform on the "Charlie Daniels Talent Round Up" on TNN.
In 1997 at Johnnie Highs Country Music Revue, Philip left the stage with a Standing Ovation as the warm up act for superstar Leann Rhimes.
A songwriter in his
own right, Philip
has had his
own original music played on over 300 radio stations across Europe.
Selective Records out of Nashville marketed his
songs to the European market.
Listeners and station managers all across Europe faxed enthusiastic reviews to the Nashville label.
In 1998 Philip
moved to Branson where he
performed to capacity crowds at the Hard Luck Diner.
received a standing ovation for his
guest appearance on the "Down Home Country Show"
Philips reputation for quality entertainment landed him a job performing for the dinner passengers aboard the beautiful Lake Queen Dinner Cruise.
also was asked to perform on the "Live Late Nite Radio Show" at the Grand Country Theatre.
The show had many performers from the different shows including Rob Garett of "Legends IN Concert".
Philip also was a honored member of the "Oklahoma Opry" from 1995-2000.
In that time he
won many awards including "Male Vocalist Of The Year
"and "Entertainer Of The Year
Since 2000, Philip has been a cast member of the "Rodeo Opry"performing with such stars as David Frizzel, Jim Ed Brown and Helen Cornelius.
In 2005, Philip
was chosen to perform at the 10 year Memorial Concert to remember the victims of the Oklahoma City bombing.
performed to a capacity crowd of 16,000 people with Country Superstars such as Vince Gill, Joe Diffie, and Toby Keith.
For the past seven years Philip
has been performing nightly at Oklahoma City's elegant "Makers Piano Lounge", singing jazz, pop standards and doing celebrity impressions which includes a audience favorite of The Man in Black--"Johnny Cash".