Celebrating his 60th year in the music industry, legendary singer Johnny Mathis is Columbia Records longest-running artist. A sublime vocalist whose approach to pop music eclipses passing fads and trends, Mathis has performed songs in an incredible variety of styles and categories -- from music composed for stage and film to golden era jazz standards, contemporary pop hits, and holiday music - all of which has assured his reputation as one of the most enduring vocalists in music history.
Best-known for his supremely popular hits “Chances Are," "It's Not For Me To Say," "Wonderful, Wonderful," and "Misty,” Mathis has recorded more than 80 album during the past 60 years and has sold millions of records worldwide. Throughout his extensive career, he has had three songs inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, achieved 50 hits on Billboard’s Adult Contemporary Chart, and ranks as the all-time #6 album artist in the history of Billboard’s pop album charts. He has received five Grammy Nominations and was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences in 2003.
On Sept. 10, Mathis comes to Waterbury to perform some of his greatest hits and personal favorites.