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Frank's Biography

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Frank Bey, master of the art of blues, has been entertaining with his God-given talent since the tender age of 4. Frank enjoyed singing with his mother, Maggie Jordan ,who was a gospel singer, while growing up in Millen, Georgia.  In a short time he had acquired the lead vocalist role in small gospel quartet called the Rising Sons. Accompanying him was his 5-year old brother and another pair of cousins, ages 5 and 6.

Frank’s continued to sing throughout the Southeast Region during his teenage years In the 1960’s. He took advantage of an opportunity to tour with the Otis Redding Review.

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Here he learned how to become personal with the audience and create an atmosphere of excitement. Frank later joined Archie Jenkins and the Incredible Saxtons and toured throughout the United States, Spain and Canada. He became discouraged and left the music industry in 1977 after putting together a variety of bands and suffering through a bag record deal.

Frank made a comeback in 1996 after nearly 20 years away from the industry, forming several bands and finally securing a permanent entourage.

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Discography

Frank released his first CD, “Steppin Out” in 1998. It sold very well. It showcased Frank’s ability to perform multiple blues styles, including swing, standard slow blues, delta, country, and folk.

Frank Bey is a natural at crowd-pleasing. Audiences are always left chanting for more. His rich and exquisite style is presented with such feeling that each member of the audience can relate Frank's song to his or her own experiences.

Frank takes his audience on a trip down memory lane. They cannot help but “Turn back the hands of Time.” His repertoire includes Blues and R&B Classics such as “Down Home Blues”, “The Blues is All Right”, “Tore Down”, “Ain’t That Loving’ You”, “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay”, and “A Change is Gonna Come”.

 

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Frank's Schedule

June 11th
Grace Baptist Church
Germantowm Avenue and East Johnson Street 2-5pm

June 17th
The Touch Club
Sacramento, CA Doors open at 7:00pm

June 19th
The Filoli Jazz Concert Series
Woodside, CA 2-5pm

June 29th
The Club Fox Theater
Redwood City, CA 7:00pm

July 9th
The New Jersey Blues & Bar-B-Q Festival
Old Second Street & New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood, NJ

 

April 2nd
LaRose Jazz Club
Germantown Avenue & School House Lane Doors Open 6:00pm

April 22nd
Exit Zero Music Festival @ Carney's Jazz Club
411 Beach Avenue, Cape May, New Jersey 9:00pm

May 4&5th
The Blue Music Awards
421 S. Main Street, Memphis, Tennessee 5:30 pm

May 20th
The Smoking Pig Bar-B-Q Club
Fremont, CA 7:00pm

May 25th
The Empress Theater
Vallejo, CA 7:00pm

May 27th
The Bottle And Neck Blues Festival
Napa Valley, CA

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 44319
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Telephone: 267-977-3647

 

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