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“Start spreading the news…he’s arriving today!” Presenting “Frank & Friends”--celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2010! Hear the singer “AMERICAN BANDSTAND’s” Dick Clark has called a “quality professional”…KEN NELSON!

The reviews are in and the critics all agree:

“Smooth and stylish…stirring memories of the great crooners!”-KAAM RADIO

“Pure entertainment…delivered with pizzazz!”-DALLAS MORNING NEWS

Now acclaimed recording artist KEN NELSON brings his “Frank & Friends” show to you! Whether it’s the hits of the “Rat Pack”, Bobby Darin, Tony Bennett or others, KEN NELSON “hits a high note with fans of Frank Sinatra” (NE EXPRESS) and his contemporaries. Often referred to as “Young Blue Eyes”, this crooner serves up Swing and Standards “Sinatra-style”, accompanied by the same arrangements and musicians that first made these songs famous…over five decades of Big Band classics from the “Great American Songbook”…for your listening and dancing pleasure!

“A special treat…he really swings!”-CBS TV

“Truly a delight…folks were dancing in the aisles!”-FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM

Recognized by the Frank Sinatra Foundation, KEN NELSON has performed from coast-to-coast and has been featured on all the major television networks, including PBS (where he hosted “Frank Sinatra-Classic Duets”).

“A demand performance…one more time!”-ABC TV

“Outstanding! Awesome!”-NBC TV

Available for public venues…restaurants, supper clubs, cafes…and private parties…birthdays, weddings, anniversaries…KEN NELSON will customize his program for any location or occasion…for the young and “Young at Heart”!

“Something for everyone!”-FW WEEKLY

“The music of our lives!”-THE LINK

Ask about special Holiday, Theme and Patriotic performances, too! KEN NELSON’s “U.S.O.” Shows are good, old-fashioned red, white and blue flag-wavers…fun for the whole family! The late, great Bob Hope showed his approval when he said they “capture the heart and soul and national pride through the music of that period”, concluding “you’re keeping history alive!”

“A classic!”-DALLAS OBSERVER

“They don’t write ‘em like this anymore!”-FOX TV

Recently, KEN NELSON has added “Singing Chef” to his repertoire, by combining his love for cooking with his musical talents. Audience classes “ciao”-down on delicious Italian dinners, prepared by the vocalist who serenades while teaching traditional and easy-to-make family recipes. Italian pop hits associated with Dean Martin, Perry Como, Jerry Vale and others are included in the program, along with newer songs from fan favorites like Andrea Bocelli, Il Divo and Michael Buble.

“A meal and a song…(the) recipe for love!”-ALLIANCE NEWSPAPERS

“Perfect…a celebration!”-ICTN TV

Over the past decade, KEN NELSON’s Nels ‘n Co. Productions has entertained major corporate clients and national organizations such as: AARP, ARTSNET, ASCAP, AT&T, American Airlines, American Red Cross, Arthritis Foundation, Barnes & Noble, Borders Books and Music, Boy Scouts of America, Braniff Airlines, Central Market, Christian Children’s Fund, Coors Brewing Company, Crawford Broadcasting/DJRD Broadcasting, Delta Airlines, D/FW International Airport, Elks Club, Exxon-Mobil, “Fallen Soldiers Fund”, Harris Methodist Hospital, International Galleries, J.C. Penney, LIFE Outreach International, Lockheed Martin, Mary Kay, Pacific West Management, Price Club, Rotary, Scottish Rite Hospital, Spectrum Properties, T-Mobile Systems, Texas Instruments, United Supermarkets, U.S.O., Veteran’s Administration, Watermere…in venues ranging from Fort Worth’s state-of-the-art Bass Performance Hall to Dallas’ historic Majestic Theatre. He is also in demand by country clubs, hotels, retirement communities and churches throughout Texas (and beyond).

“This sounds like Sinatra!”-DJRD BROADCASTING

“(He) carries the tradition forward for a new generation!”-LIVE ‘N’ LOUD

SINGER MAGAZINE has named KEN NELSON a “solid substitute for the original Chairman of the Board”. “Legends 770” KAAM RADIO attests “Mr. Sinatra would be proud!” ENTERTAINMENT SHOWCASE states “the Sinatra style and flair is unmistakable!” See if you don’t agree.

Make your event an extra-special celebration by including KEN NELSON and the ageless music of “Frank & Friends”. Don’t delay! Call Nels ‘n Co. Productions/Hobo-Ken Records today: (817) 571-2303 or click below to e-mail for a price quote.

Before long, you’ll be singing his praises, too!