A Rockin’ Christmas with Brenda Lee

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Biographical Info

With more than 100 million units of her music sold globally, Brenda Lee has been a superstar since childhood, releasing her first single when she was only 11 years old, sharing the stage of the Grand Ole Opry with Elvis Presley at 12, and watching The Beatles open for her on tour in Europe before she turned 20.

The award-winning vocalist is beloved around the world for a litany o classic hits like “I’m Sorry” (which has sold over 20 million copies) and “Break It To Me Gently,” while her perennial holiday classic, “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree,” wins new fans every year and even reached #1 on the Billboard Christmas charts in 2015 – a remarkable 55 years since its initial release in 1960. A member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Country Music Hall of Fame, and Rockabilly Hall of Fame, Lee has been nominated for four Grammy® Awards and has received both the rarely-presented NARAS Governor’s Award and a Lifetime Achievement Grammy® from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Brenda and her band made their Norton Center debut in a holiday concert filled with beloved classics and Christmas favorites that’ll get your spirits rockin’!

Performance Date: December 3, 2016

Categories: 2016-2017 Season, Country/Bluegrass Music, Vocal Music