Date and Time
Saturday, October 12th, 2013 at 8:00pm
Chris McCarty is a charismatic performer who is well known for writing catchy hooks, and meaningful songs that have helped make him extremely popular in the United States. McCarty has a presence that the moment he hits the stage people can't help but pay attention, and as the music starts everyone realizes that they are witnessing a true performer, and unless you have seen him on stage, one couldn't imagine Chris McCarty's gift. McCarty's high-energy show is a sight to behold!
When asked what type of music Chris plays, he says, "What would you like to hear?" One thing's for sure, you cannot box him into any category, "That's too confining, and who wants that?". Bottom line: There is something here for everyone.
McCarty, has shared the stage with the legendary James Brown, Dave Mathews Band, Jason Mraz, Colbie Callait, Sugar Ray, G Love and Special Sauce, Blues Traveler, Robert Randolph and the Family just to name a few.
McCarty has released 4 albums to date, "From then til now", "Naked", "The Next One", and most recently "Just Live". Chris is gearing up to record new music with his new group "Chris McCarty and The Underground Movement". "These are by far the most talented musicians I have ever played with, and I can't believe where they have taken my music! It's insane!"
Chris feels that his life is for God, his family, and his fans, "My fans are the only reason I have been able to exist as long as I have been in arguably the hardest, nastiest, and cut-throat business there is. I love my people more than they know..." This love for his fan's has motivated Chris into performing for some of his fans weddings! "We will forever be linked! These are the people that have seen me, believed in me, and to be given the opportunity to help THEM, as they have helped me...I jump at the chance!". If you want an amazing wedding, hire Chris and the Underground Movement!
Apart from singing for fans, Chris has been known to spend his time in the community, and loves being involved with organizations that are trying to make a difference. "We all need help, and what is a life if it's spent worrying about his own happiness? I wouldn't want that life at all."
McCarty co-starred in “Beautiful Noise the Movie” which was released Summer
of 2011. With two of his original songs on the Beautiful Noise soundtrack, “Butterfly” and “Believe”. Video game enthusiasts will also recognize his song “The Next One,” which is featured in the Sims 2 game.
Chris was a contestant on NBC's America's Got Talent, which Chris was invited to Las Vegas, where out of the thousands that tried out, only 6 singers made it to the round. "An incredible experience. I definitely grew in ways I didn't see. I am grateful for that experience."
See Chris McCarty live, and you will undoubtedly FEEL happy, "..Music was intended for pleasure. We have gotten away from that. I think It's always better dance than critique. Who likes a critic anyway?