Mark Shelton is considered one of the most dynamic performers with astounding vocal prowess that leaves audiences mesmerized in amazement. A career that spans multi-faceted venues, Mark has recorded several times in Nashville, Tennessee, releasing custom projects; has recorded and performed in Canada, on Cruise Ships, in hundreds of churches, schools, auditoriums, at festivals, on live television and radio, and has performed at major music festivals including "Soulfest"; "Block Island Music Festival"; "Godstock", "Jesus is Lord" Festival, the "Lake Champlain Maritime Festival", the M/S Mt. Washington Cruise Ship, the Florida State Fair, and many others. He even sang the National Anthem in Fenway Park in Boston before a sold out crowd of over 37,000 !
Mark Shelton is currently preparing for the 2012 season planning to perform the hit songs of Bobby Darin, Roy Orbison, Ricky Nelson, Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Perry Como and more, featuring a special tribute to the music of Elvis Presley for which Mark has received international acclaim as one of the best voices and renditions of Elvis hits ever heard.
Engaging with that "Star" quality, Mark Shelton effortlessly moves from the 1950s to 1970s Elvis Presley songs mirroring the King of Rock n' Roll. He nails the songs by other artists of the era with such precision that people sometimes think they are listening to a recording and are breathless when they discover it is a live singer. It is truly impressive. Audiences and venues consistently report that Mark Shelton's performances are considered among the best shows they have ever seen.
A stunning live performer, Mark Shelton was named 2007 "Best International Christian Male Artist" in the Toronto Exclusive Magazine in November of 2007 and described in Christian Music's "Relevant" Magazine and Celebrate Radio's Internet & Satellite Ministry as "one of the strongest voices we've ever heard with powerful lyrics and dynamic presentations, Mark Shelton is anything but your traditional performer."
But it is his incredible voice, strong and diverse, that leaves audiences in amazement.