BJ Thomas and Jay & The Americans
Two legendary singers come together in Branson; do not miss out on this treat of a show, starring BJ Thomas along with the talents of Jay & The Americans.
Famous for the hit "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on my Head", BJ Thomas takes to the Ozarks stage for an unforgettable time. He will impress all music-lovers, young and old, with his country style. Joining him on the stage is Jay & The Americans, a group whose talents will also impress!
About BJ Thomas
BJ Thomas brings his pop, country, and Christian influences to the stage to weave together a stunningly family-friendly performance that will have the whole family dancing along. He is famous for the song, "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head".
He was raised in Houston where he sang in a church choir. Developing his love of music beginning there, he later joined the band, The Triumphs. The Triumphs released the album I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry in 1966, and it spawned their first hit cover with Hank Williams' "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry". Thomas went solo that same year and signed with Scepter Records. In his career, he released over 40 albums and had countless hit singles. His song, "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame recently in 2014.
Awards and Accolades
- 1976: GMA Dove Award for Album by a Secular Artist
- 1977: Grammy Award for Best Inspirational Performances
- 1978: Grammy Award for best Inspirational Performances
- 1979: Grammy Award for Best Inspirational Performance
- 1980: Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary
- 1981: Grammy Award for Best Inspirational Performance
- 1981: GMA Dove Award for Album by a Secular Artist
- 2014: Grammy Hall of Fame Award
About Jay & The Americans
Jay & The Americans is a fantastic addition to this exciting show! Experience some of the greatest music from the 1960s. With a pop rock style, you can tap along with some awesome hits such as, "She Cried", "Cara Mia", and "Come a Little Bit Closer" which reached No 3 on the Billboard charts. In 2002, the band was even inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame. Current members include Sandy Deane, Howard Kane, Marty Sanders, and Jay Reinke.
Awards & Accolades
- 4 Top 10 Billboard Hit Singles
- Induction into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame
This fantastic show is worthy of any Branson vacation; be sure to get your tickets fast, as they are only here for a limited time on the Branson stage!
- Approximately how long is the BJ Thomas and Jay & The Americans?
The show lasts approximately 2 hours.
- In what theater is the show held?
Branson Hillside Theatre
- What is the length of intermission at BJ Thomas and Jay & The Americans?
Intermission lasts approximately 15 minutes.
- What type of parking do you have?
Parking is free.