An Award winning Entertainer and songwriter:
James Delisco Beeks is currently performing on Broadway in the award winning musical 'Kinky Boots'. James is also an original cast member of the critically acclaimed Australian cast of "Kinky Boots" music score by Cyndi Lauper, book by Harvey Feinstein and Directed by Jerry Mitchell.
Broadway show credits include: Aida, Ragtime (with Lea Michelle, Audra Mcdonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell), and Smokey Joe's Cafe.
Off Broadway: Wild Party (Andrew Lippa) (Original Cast with Idina Menzel, Taye Diggs, and Brian D'Arcy James)
James Delisco Beeks under the alias 'Delisco James' was recently awarded by Akademia music awards "best song December 2015', in the Children's category, with his single "Knick Knack song" . 'Steamrolling out of the gates, this children's song rides a bluesy, and melodic rock score to deliver its exceptional message.' The Knick Knack song is unofficially released and is the follow-up to his first single release "Lock you in", which is placed in the movie trailer of the comedic spoof starring Marlon Wayans and Jane Seymour titled Fifty Shades of Black" and is in theaters now.
Broadway, Reality TV, Las Vegas, and Recording Star, James ‘Delisco’ Beeks "‘The Entertainer,” is often described as a cross between Michael Jackson, Terrence Trent Darby, Lenny Kravitz, Stevie Wonder, and Bruno Mars…is currently recording his new Broadway EP with a scheduled single release in 2018.
'James was ipersonally invited and has performed with the Jackson brothers in concert. He just recently returned to Windborne’s ‘Music of Michael Jackson’ Symphonic international tour headlining as the voice and dance of the late ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson to rave reviews booked though 2017. After a brief hiatus from the show, which he originated in 2010 Delisco, a 5-octave countertenor, not only sings the Music of Michael Jackson, he takes on the moves of MJ near perfectly adding his own signature style.
With an up to 80 piece orchestra behind him the audiences leave spellbound and inspired with memories that lasts a lifetime.'Bringing you piercing, powerful vocals, live band production, innovative dance moves and undeniable stage presence. His soul sublime and frayed original music is where classic quality meets edgy rock and southern soul style.’ James, with supervision from Jackson family members, has also developed a new smaller scaled tribute show dedicated to Michael Jackson called ‘The MJ Experience’, based off his new single “Thank You Michael’ to be released Fall 2015.
James has played one of his coveted roles as Judas twice on tour with Ted Neeley (The Original Jesus) in Jesus Christ Superstar to great reviews and with the North Shore Music Theater where he earned IRNE award nomination in 2008.
He is also currently a headlining entertainer with His one-man show entitled “Legends of Music” takes the audiences on a journey of great music by such artist’s as Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr. and more. His personal touch, through his story, leaves audiences inspired and saying ‘this is the best show they have seen in years’.
He is winner of the reality TV show "The Entertainer" starring Mr. Las Vegas who crowned him "The Entertainer" and awarded him a $1 million dollar production contract to perform in Las Vegas for a limited run which opened in 2005 to rave reviews.