About Michael Bolton
Michael Bolton returns to Harrah's Resort Atlantic City for a show on February 28, 2014.
Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist Michael Bolton has sold more than 53 million records around the world. He holds a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is known as “People Magazine’s Sexiest Man” as well as the sensational “Captain Jack Sparrow” in Saturday Night Live's viral video with 110 million YouTube views.
Internationally renowned, Michael Bolton has recorded and performed with musical icons that have inspired and influenced his own career. He joined Luciano Pavarotti on stage in a highly praised rendition of “Vesti La Giubba,” and pays homage to the Italian tenor when performing the aria “Nessun Dorma” at each of his concerts. He has sung with Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Renee Fleming and played guitar with BB King. Bolton earned a Grammy-nomination for “Georgia on my Mind,” and was invited to sing the classic song to Ray Charles when Ray was honored at the International Jazz Hall of Fame Awards.
A prolific songwriter, Bolton has worked with such great and diverse talent like Bob Dylan, Lady Gaga, Diane Warren, David Foster, A.R. Rahman, Phil Ramone, and Ne Yo. His songs have been recorded by over 100 artists ranging from KISS, Barbra Streisand, and Cher to Kanye West, Jay Z and John Legend.
For his dedication to social activism, Michael has been honored with several Humanitarian awards and he is especially proud of the initiatives carried out by his own foundation, the Michael Bolton Charities, now in its 21st Year of advocating on behalf of women and children at risk.