Billy Dean Branson
Experience the outstanding musicianship of Grammy Award winner Billy Dean as he performs some of his hit singles including "Only Here For a Little While," "Somewhere in My Broken Heart" and "You Don't Count the Cost" in Branson.
The Billy Dean show in Branson showcases this talented artist's unique repertoire that transcends genres and attracts music lovers of all ages. The warm and simplistic nature of his music displays his raw musical talent as he takes you through all of his country hits including "Only The Wind," "It's What I Do," "Buy Me a Rose" and more with this amazing show. His mellow folk tunes and rich vocals that accompany reflective lyrics make this show one that just about anyone can relate to and appreciate. Billy Dean in Branson will entertain from start to finish.
Comedian and talented drummer Jarrett Dougherty joined the show in 2014 and quickly gained popularity with his comedic and musical talents. You'll enjoy his hysterical antics throughout the show as he fills the theatre with outbursts of laugher. Dougherty will wipe away the stress of everyday life with his easygoing comedy and entertainment.
Billy Dean's Branson show is filled with country, comedy, lyrics and laughter that audience members of all ages will enjoy.
Dean's father maintained a band called The Country Rock and by the time he was eight years old, Billy was playing in the band. Throughout high school, he continued to pursue his musical interests, touring in local clubs and playing with his father's band. Dean made the finals on the Wrangler Country Star Search when he was 20 years old and first gained national attention after his Male Vocalist win on Star Search. In 1989, he signed a contract with EMI Music and SBK Records. His first single chart debut was in 1990 with the single "Only Here for a Little While."
Awards and Accolades
Billy Dean has sold more than 4 million albums with eleven Top 10 singles and five No. 1 hits and was voted Top New Male Vocalist of the Year by CMA. He has recorded a total of eight studio albums and the first three are Certified Gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America). Dean has earned a host of other awards including:
• Grammy Award for country tribute "Amazing Grace"
• Academy of Country Music Song of the Year "Somewhere in My Broken Heart"
• Country Music Television Rising Star Award
• Nashville Songwriters Association International Song of the Year