New look, new important info. Please read our new Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, taking effect August 20th, 2016.

Stingray

Elvis Impersonator from Massapequa, NY - Will travel up to 100 miles
90
159 VERIFIED BOOKINGS
MEMBER SINCE 2003
BOOKED {{daysSinceLastBookingText()}}

  BACKGROUND VERIFIED
$500 - $5000 per night
ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE
Neil Young, Elvis Impersonator Play Intimate New York Benefit Gig
Jackson Browne also performed at the first annual Ocean Elders Dinner

Neil Young performs at City Winery on September 23rd, 2013 in New York City.Curtis Wayne Millard
By Andy Greene
September 24, 2013 11:20 AM ET
Longtime Elvis Presley impersonator StingRay probably never dreamed he'd open up a show for Neil Young and Jackson Browne, but that's the position he found himself at the first annual Ocean Elders benefit dinner at New York's City Winery on Monday night. The Ocean Elders are a collective of politicians, philanthropists, environmentalists and artists dedicated to protecting the world's oceans from pollution, over-fishing and other ecological threats. That's a big task, but it's attracted big names like James Cameron, Ted Turner, Prince Albert, Queen Noor, Jackson Browne and Neil Young, who were all at the event.

Where Does Neil Young Rank on Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time?

StingRay started out the evening with a twenty-five minute set of Elvis songs. The man is an absolute pro, and he came equipped with a blue jumpsuit ("to match the color of the ocean") complete with a cape and rhinestones. He resembled Blue Hawaii-era Elvis and had all the moves down: the lip curl, the karate kick, the hip shake and even the between song banter like, "Thank you mama, thank you very much."

He did a passionate set for the people (this reporter included) near the stage. He didn't even stick solely to the obvious hits, dragging out deeper cuts like "A Mess of Blues," "The Impossible Dream" as well as cover songs like "Runaway" and "Johnny B. Goode" that Elvis made his own.

"It's a privilege to be here," StingRay said when he got offstage. "I'm opening for music icons like Jackson Browne and Neil Young. It doesn't get any better than that. Words cannot explain how excited I am. I feel blessed…My favorite Neil Young song is 'Pocahontas' and my favorite Jackson Browne song is 'Somebody's Baby.'"

Stingray is the #1 Elvis tribute artist on the east coast. He is the highest rated tribute artist in the country on this website. All you have to do is sort out the entertainers by rating and you can see this for yourself.(just read the costumer reviews that each client has posted) Stingray was invited by Graceland and Jerry Schilling to appear at the book release party of 'me and a guy named Elvis' that was held at The Hard Rock Cafe in New York City on Gugust 17th,2006. Friday June 30th,2006 at 7pm and 11pm, stingray appeared on the primetime CNBC show 'on the money'. Stingray appeared on the msnbc tv show countdown hosted by 'keith olbermann' monday april 24th,2006 and host 'keith olbermann' called his performance 'brilliant' stingray was chosen to appear on cbs tv channel 3 in philladelphia on may 6th 2005 at 12noon. Cbs tv hired stingray to perform and help promote the elvis mini-series that aired may 8th and 11th on cbs. He was
rockin' out with all the early elvis hits backed up by his 3 piece band in cbs plaza from 12-1:30pm. Stingray performed his tribute at the mohegan sun casino on march 12th 2005 for 2000 guests of the mohegan tribe commemorating the anniversary of the casino. Stingray is an exciting and innovative performer who has been singing in and around the new york area for the past ten years. He features a unique style having mastered many favorites from the 1940?S ballads to the present day rock and roll. With his personal band, the delta rays he performs an authentic showcase of elvis presley hits that is unparalleled.

His vocal credits include: appearances for cbs television awards at the waldorf astoria, performing on a bill with johnny maestro and the brooklyn bridge, darlene love, little anthony and the imperials along with cbs television?S ray romano. Bruce morrow, ?Cousin brucie? From cbs radio called him ?The best elvis stylist he had ever heard?.

Other corporate appearances include entertainment for abc television?S, spin city, the new jersey devils, the new york islanders and the new york yankees. Ray has been a featured performer at such new york city night spots as maxims, tattoo, the supper club, le bar bat, shellys and bb kings in times square. Stingray appeared at trumps taj mahal in atlantic city on new years eve 2003 and also appeared at the world famous mohegan sun casino in connecticut on may 30th, 2004.Stingray appeared at the taj mahal on sept 29th and will appear at the mohegan sun casino on new years eve 2004.

His performance is a must see for fans of the king of rock and roll.
(more)
100+ GigMasters Bookings
A GigMasters member for 10+ years
2009 - Top Elvis Impersonator

Wedding Reception

Overall
 
Professionalism
Accommodating
Overall Talent
Recommend

I have to say, I could not have been happier with Stingray's performance! He came out and surprised my wife at our Wedding, singing a medley of severla songs. My wife jumped up to sing with him. So did my Father-in-law and then a ton of our guests! After his amazing set, he posed for pictures for quite a long time with our very enthused guests!! I highly recommend Stingray! He sounded just like Elvis and performed just as well!! Peter

(more) Review by . from Howard Beach, NY on

Wedding Reception

Overall
 
Professionalism
Accommodating
Overall Talent
Recommend

Overall, very professional and excellent performer. Stingray was a big hit at the Wedding Reception. Everyone thought he did a great job. From the beginning of the booking process, Stingray was very accommodating and easy to get in touch with. He is a very friendly guy! I highly recommend him for your event!

(more) Review by . from Centerport, NY on

Anniversary Party

Overall
 
Professionalism
Accommodating
Overall Talent
Recommend

Stingray was great! Everyone loved his performance. He got everyone up and dancing. We would definitely recommend him to others. Thank you!

(more) Review by . from North Bergen, NJ on
PAST EVENTS
FUTURE EVENTS
GIGMASTERS VERIFIED BOOKING
No Future Events
2013
Feb
23
Wedding Reception
Howard Beach, NY
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
2012
Jan
21
Birthday Party (Adult)
Brooklyn, NY
11:30 PM - 12:30 AM
2011
Nov
12
Anniversary Party
North Bergen, NJ
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
2011
Nov
11
Wedding Reception
Centerport, NY
8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
2011
Jul
23
Luau Party
Selden, NY
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2011
Jun
5
Birthday Party (Adult)
Freeport, NY
8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
CC Rider
Elvis
Thats Alright Mama
Elvis
Suspicious Minds
Elvis
In the Ghetto
Elvis
Johnny B goode
Elvis
I want you I need you I love you
Elvis
American Trilogy
Elvis
Jailhouse Rock
Don't Be cruel
Bridge over trouble water
Impersonator
Impressionist
Tribute Band
Elvis Impersonator
Tribute Singer
Proms
Weddings
Bar Mitzvahs
Picnic
Bachelorette Parties
Concerts
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Events
Bachelor Parties
Banquets
Christenings
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Halloween Parties
Meetings
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
First Communions
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Rehearsal Dinners
Christmas Parties
Quinceañeras
Grand Openings
Graduation Parties
High School Reunions
Please note Stingray will also travel to Seaford, Massapequa Park, Amityville, Wantagh, Bellmore, Copiague, Farmingdale, Bethpage, East Meadow, Levittown, Merrick, Lindenhurst, Old Bethpage, Uniondale, Freeport, Hicksville, Melville, Plainview, Roosevelt, West Babylon, Baldwin, Babylon, Hempstead, Huntington Station, Westbury, Wyandanch, Carle Place, Garden City, Jericho, North Babylon.
16
5
1
FEATURED CLIENTS

YOUR EVERY EVENT MARKETPLACE
USER AGREEMENT
PRIVACY POLICY