Al Watkins of Wilmington, NC

Al Watkins
Al Watkins


GospelGigs URL:
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Official Group Website:
alwatkins.com

   
Al is a singer, guitarist, writer, producer, entertainer, and much more! He has seen a lot of highway in the past 60 plus years in the music field. He has played all genres of music and entertained millions worldwide with his recordings. Some of the artist Watkins has shared the stage with throughout his career are: The late Marty Robbins, and Jerry Clower. He has opened shows with legends like Barbara Mandrell, Dolly Parton, the Kendalls, George Jones, Gene Watson, and many more. Since he began recording Christian music he has been seen with Laverne Tripp, Doug Oldham, Brian Free, and others. He appeared as a presenter on the 2002 Christian Country Music Awards Show with the likes of Dottie Rambo, Hank Jr., Ronnie McDowell, Del Way, Stella Parton and almost countless others in tow. Outside the Country & Christian Music genre he has performed with or opened shows for Fats Domino, Louisiana Leroux, Black Oak Arkansas, The Drifters, The Band of Oz, Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs, Percy Sledge, Bo Diddley, and many other top East Coast Beach Music singers and groups. He has had his share of hit recordings over the years in several different genres: Regional Hits (1968) One Last Kiss & Love Lights (Life Around Wilmington Magazine) (1978) 39-21-46 / Mountain of Love (Live Around Wilmington Magazine) (1979) In Your Arms / Hell of a Band (WKLM / WMFD radios stations) (1982) Midnight Hour (WWAY TV 3) National Hits (1984) "All She Needs is a Man"/"Nothing Takes the Place of You" (Cashbox) (2002) This is the Day (Power Source) (2003) Stand By Me (Power Source) (2004) Live by the Law of the Lord (Power Source / CMP) (2004) Daddy Don`t You Walk So Fast (Power Source / CMP) (2004)Barefootin (Powersource Nashville) International Hits (1985 - 86) Dixie Rock n Roll (2003 - 04) Radio Revival (Godís Country Chart) (Summer/Fall 2004) You`ll Never Walk Alone (God`s Country) Internet Action Five #1 (MP3.com) (2002 - 2003) I Believe in Jesus, This is the Day, Stand by Me, This Little Light of Mine, and Jesus, You are So Beautiful He appeared as himself in the April 1986 movie made for TV "Carolina Gold" Singing gospel songs for the last 27 years and still going strong... Identifies as a God Fearing, family man and a believer in hope for the future... Available for concerts, events, revivals, etc... Current pastor @ Faith Baptist Church in Bolivia, NC...

Schedule of Events

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Oct 08 2017
7:00 p.m
Fall Revival Garland NC
Oct 09 2017
7:00 p.m
Fall Revival Garland NC
Oct 10 2017
7:00 p.m
Fall Revival Garland NC
Oct 11 2017
7:00 p.m
Fall Revival Garland NC
Oct 13 2017
10:30 a.m
Monthly Concert Series Bolivia NC
Nov 10 2017
10:30 a.m
Monthly Concert Series Bolivia NC