Parker James will perform at Sam's Town Casino in Shreveport on Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 at 7 p.m. Adult admission is free.
Parker James is a singer, songwriter, musician, and entertainer. His love for soul music began at an early age and has grown into a career spanning 25 years. His musical journey began at the age of 15 when he joined a band alongside his older brother. James was responsible for singing a few songs and helping set-up equipment. At the age of 19, James took the stage as front man for The Fabulous Boogie Kings. He eventually went on to record two albums while in the band. Years later, James released his first solo album. Titled “Simply Parker,” the album was a mix of original music and classic covers. In 2007, James released “Louisiana Mardi Gras Gumbo,” an album comprised of Mardi Gras covers and the original “Bourbon Street Balcony.” James is currently working on a solo project.