When former San Jose mayor Tom McEnery proclaimed singer Charles Williams the " Ambassador of song" of San Jose, there wasn't much one could really add. San Jose Mayor Susan Hammer bestowed the official honor of Ambassador of Song in 1987. As sole owner of one of the smoothest voices in the business, Charles offers a style and coolness that has no rival. The Charles Williams Revue is clearly headed toward star quality. Covering everything form Big Band, R&B, Blues, Jazz, Ballads, POP, and gospel. The Charles Williams Revue covers the classics along with original tunes packaged in a way to deliver for every occasion. From an intimate six-piece set-up to an all out horn section, The Charles Williams Revue delivers on demand. Also available upon request are The Charles Williams Singers, guaranteed to blow the roof off. Think of The Charles Williams Revue as the fruit cocktail of entertainment:there's something in it for everybody.
Eurythmics, "Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves", I Love You Like a Ball and Chain"-Aretha Franklin "Amazing Grace"-Johnny Otis, The New Johnny Otis Show"-Rev. James Cleveland and Essence, "Sinner Man"
Little Richard (Architect of Rock and Roll)
" Oh, you're screaming' tonight child"
Jole Selvin ( Music Critic- San Francisco Chronicle)
"....one of the hottest singers of all time."
Leigh Welmers (Columnist-San Jose Mercury News)
" A lot of people have soul, but Charles Williams is a guy with heart as well as soul'
Johnny Otis, Dave Stewart/Annie Lennox, Ricky Nelson, Liberace, Lou Rawls, Little Richard, Connie Stevens, Rev.James Cleveland, Edwin Hawkins David Sanborn, Barbara Sinatra, Della Reese, Red Foxx, The Blues Brothers, Billy Preston and Jack Johnson. Just to name a few.
MGM Grand Las Vegas, Greek Theater L.A., Filmore West, Madison Square Gardens,Sands Hotel,Harrah's, Hollywood Bowl, Fairmont Hotels, Nation Wide, Kennedy Center.
Monterey Jazz Festival, Montreal Jazz Festival, Ojai Blues Festival, Blues Festival, NY, Gospel Music Workshop of America, Chicago, Tucson Blues Festival.