Boz Scaggs

Boz Scaggs

Boz Scaggs comes to the Fallsview Casino Resort with his unique blend of soul, jazz, rock and R&B this July. The musician singer is set to perform a mix of hits, including 'It's Over,' 'What Can I Say,' 'Lido Shuffle' and the popular 'Lowdown,' and a selection of new material from his recently released album, A Fool to Care.

Career Path

Boz Scaggs, born William Royce Scaggs, is an American singer, guitarist and songwriter. He first rose to fame during the 1960s as a guitarist and occasional lead singer in the Steve Miller Band. Scaggs appeared on the first two Steve Miller Band albums, Children of the Future and Sailor.

By 1968, he gained a solo recording contract with Atlantic Records, releasing his self-titled second album. He later moved to Columbia Records, where he released several more albums. Over the years, he's also released records under Virgin Records and, most recently, 429 Records. Scaggs continued to see great success throughout the 1970s, following the release of the hit album, Silk Degrees. His accomplishments during that era include a sold out world tour and four hit singles.

While the following album, Down Two Then Left, didn't inspire as much success, Scaggs did enjoy a few more hits during the early 1980s from the albums Middle Man (1980), the Urban Cowboy Soundtrack and a greatest hits set. Today, Scaggs continues to perform around the world, having had completed a world tour as recently as last year.

Career Accomplishments

By the 1970s, he achieved several solo hit singles, all of which charted in the United States Top 20 on different occasions. His album, Silk Degrees, achieved critical acclaim and reached Number 2 on the Billboard 2000.

Boz Scaggs is best known for his hit singles 'It's Over,' 'What Can I Say,' 'Lido Shuffle' and 'Lowdown,' which sold one million copies in the United States.

Location

Fallsview Casino
6380 Fallsview Blvd.
Niagara Falls