Uploaded on Oct 4, 2010
GG Shinn is THE MAN! There are musicians and there are entertainers. But, it is a true phenomenon when a really great musician is a great entertainer. The singer, the horn player, the dynamic stage persona never fails to have GG s audiences begging for more.
In 1963, he joined "The Boogie Kings : and his professional career began. From that time on, GG s performances with the great "Boogie Kings became musical history. Their album recorded in 1965 is now a collector s item.
In 1966, GG formed his band, "The Rollercoasters, the rave of the '60 s and '70 s, and recorded two R&B albums.
In Los Angeles, GG recorded with the group "Chase. The album competed for a Grammy and GG s reputation as a great musician grew as he toured internationally with "Chase.
Currently, GG owns nightclubs in Lake Charles and Monroe, Louisiana-both appropriately named "GG s Club. He personally manages the bands and performs on a regular basis at both clubs.
He s A Legend!
That is the normal answer to the question: Who is GG Shinn?
From his years with the Louisiana Hall of Fame group: "The Boogie Kings to his hit recordings with the group "Chase to his brilliant work with the "Roller Coasters and the "Fabulous Chicken Hawks GG has proven a masterful performer!
The title "You Can Never Keep A Good Man Down belies the fact that GG is never down! His talent and personality have kept him "Up throughout his forty-year career.
As one of his fellow musicians put it: "With GG, there is always another 'bullet in the gun!
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