Acknowledged ideal for his job as Deacon Claybourne on the hit television demonstrate NASHVILLE, Charles (Chip) Esten was born in Pittsburgh, PA, and grew up in Alexandria, VA. Immediately after starting up his performing vocation in Los Angeles, he was delighted to make his theatrical debut in London, portraying Buddy Holly in the strike West Stop musical BUDDY. It was in that position, he was honoured to perform for H.R.M Queen Elizabeth in the Royal Selection Performance. It was through that operate that he to start with appeared on the British variation of WHOSE LINE IS IT In any case?
Considering that then, aside from NASHVILLE, he has appeared on quite a few other movies and television reveals including THE POSTMAN, NYPD BLUE, ER, Major Adore, and the American variation of THE Business office. He presently has a recurring position on TNT’s Convey to ME YOUR Insider secrets.
It was NASHVILLE that reopened Esten’s musical profession, and in excess of the study course of the past 6 decades he has executed hundreds of are living concert events, like three offered out NASHVILLE IN Concert exhibits at the Royal Albert Hall. He has done in The O2 at the C2C Festival, at the CMC Pageant in Australia, STAGECOACH in Indio, CA, CMA Fest in Nashville, as effectively as the Bluebird Café, The Ryman Auditorium, and the Grand Ole Opry the place, on July 20th, he built his 100th visual appeal. In January of this yr he finished his initial European solo twelve-metropolis tour.
Esten recently created musical background when he earned a GUINNESS World Information title for his #EverySingleFriday campaign which yielded 54 primary tunes that he wrote, recorded, and produced, as soon as a week, for 54 consecutive weeks. The tracks are all out there on iTunes, and on Spotify, where his music has now been streamed globally practically 8 million instances.
Married for 27 decades, Esten and his wife Patty have a few small children – Taylor, Chase and Addie – and make their home in Nashville, TN. Addie is a survivor of childhood leukaemia, and her journey has influenced her parents’ passionate involvement in fundraising for the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Culture. Esten serves as the Countrywide Honorary Spokesperson for the Gentle the Night Walk. About the very last 6 decades, their Mild the Night Stroll crew – Workforce Addie – has lifted over a single million pounds in the fight in opposition to blood most cancers.
Now Charles Esten will make his total band return to the British isles in October with tickets likely onsale Wednesday 20th March at 9am.
SAT 19TH MANCHESTER BRIDGEWATER Hall
Sunshine 20TH GLASGOW BARROWLAND
WED 23RD GATESHEAD SAGE
THU 24TH BIRMINGHAM O2 INSTITUTE
FRI 25TH BRISTOL O2 ACADEMY
Sunlight 27TH LONDON ROYAL ALBERT Corridor