Love award winning country music, comedy, and a tall, charming, good-looking guy? Billy Dean’s versatility as an entertainer, has garnered him over two decades of hits and numerous awards. Shortly after high school, a world wide talent search landed him in Nashville in the early 80’s, where he finished in the top ten.
In 1988, Dean entered another talent show, and won his first episode of Ed McMahan’s ” Star Search and received national recognition and the attention of music executives. Dean’s debut album “Young Man” was released on Capital Records in 1990, along with his single “Only Here For a Little While” which peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard charts.
Dean co-authored his second single “Somewhere in my Broken Heart” with Hall of Fame songwriter Richard Leigh, which soared all the way to number one. “Somewhere in My Broken” was nominated for a Grammy and went on to become The Academy of Country Musics’ Song of The Year in 1992, earning Dean his first platinum album and Country Musics’ TOP NEW MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR award.
Billy Dean’s music has sold millions worldwide. 11 top ten singles and 5 number 1’s, expanded the handsome artist’s career, adding several acting credits to his name. Dean’s true gift comes through during his signature solo acoustic performances. Dean has a rare, unique ability, to take you on an emotional journey with just him and a guitar. The raw energy of his personality, sense of humor, musicianship, and vocals, leaves a lasting impression on audiences once they experience the quality of his music up close and personal.