Aaron Neville to play holiday show at Dover Downs Dec. 8

DOVER — Aaron Neville, the famed R&B/gospel singer and musician, will perform a special holiday show at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on Friday, Dec. 8 at 9 p.m.

Aaron Neville will perform holiday music at Dover Downs Dec. 8. (Submitted photo)

Tickets will go on sale at noon Tuesday and can be purchased by visiting doverdowns.com or calling VIP Services at (800) 711-5882. Prices range from $35-$65.

Mr. Neville’s recording career began in the 1960s, and he first hit the charts with the single “Tell It Like It Is” in 1966, which reached No. 1 in the U.S. R&B listings. His other chart-topping singles came in 1989 with “Don’t Know Much,” a debut with Linda Ronstadt and “Everybody Plays The Fool” in 1991.

In 1977, Mr. Neville began recording with brothers Art, Charles and Cyril, forming The Neville Brothers. The Neville Brothers disbanded in 2012, but reunited for a farewell concert in their hometown of New Orleans in 2015.

Overall, Mr. Neville has recorded 17 solo albums, including two Christmas collections, and 10 studio albums with The Neville Brothers. Neville’s top solo albums include “Tell It Like It Is,” “The Grand Tour,” “Devotion,” and “My True Story.”

Mr. Neville’s latest solo album “Apache,” much of which he co-wrote, was released in 2016, the year he celebrated his 75th birthday.

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