Michael Bolton is a multiple Grammy Award-winning Singer, Songwriter and Social Activist, announced today that he will perform this Summer at 3Arena on June 8th.
Bolton has sold more than 60 million records worldwide he remains committed to humanitarian causes, especially through the Michael Bolton Charities, now in its 22nd year.
In recognition of his artistic achievements, Michael won 2 Grammys for Best Pop Male Vocal Performance (nominated four times), 6 American Music Awards, and a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As a songwriter, he has earned over 24 BMI & ASCAP Awards, including Songwriter of the Year, 9 Million-Air awards, and the Hitmakers Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. To date, Michael has seen 8 studio albums rank in the Top Ten, with 9 #1 singles.
Bolton has written with some of the greatest and most diverse talent of our time, including Bob Dylan, Paul Stanley, Lady Gaga, Diane Warren, and David Foster. Bolton's songs have been recorded by the likes of KISS, Kanye West, Jay Z, Barbra Streisand, Cher, and Marc Anthony.
Michael’s songs and performances have been featured in numerous television and film soundtracks, including the Oscar-nominated theme song “Go the Distance” from Walt Disney’s blockbuster animated film Hercules and the forthcoming Russell Crowe film Fathers & Daughters. He also executive produced the documentary Terror at Home addressing Domestic Violence in America, and was Emmy-nominated for writing the title song “Tears of The Angels”. Michael is currently completing a feature-length documentary, Gotta Keep Dreamin about the 21st Century Renaissance of Detroit.
Continuing to tour the world each year, Michael has performed with legacies such as Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras, Renee Fleming and BB King.
Michael became a viral sensation in The Lonely Island’s Emmy nominated video, “Captain Jack Sparrow” that launched on Saturday Night Live and has racked up over 150 million views on YouTube. Bolton continued his comedic appearances in several episodes of CBS’s hit series Two and a half Men as well as the hit Fox network show Glee, HBO’s hit series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and the ABC series Repeat After Me, executive produced by Ellen Degeneres. He has also featured in TV campaigns for Pizza Hut, Honda, Starburst, FiberOne and Optimum and has ongoing campaigns with American Greetings