David Clayton-Thomas

David Clayton-Thomas

Sat · July 28, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$75.00 - $85.00

David Clayton-Thomas began his amazing journey as a homeless street kid and developed into one of the most recognizable voices in music, to date selling over 40 million records. In 1996 he was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and in 2007 his jazz/rock composition “Spinning Wheel” was enshrined in the Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame. In 2010 David received his star on Canada’s Walk Of Fame. 

His 1968 debut album with Blood Sweat & Tears sold 10 million copies worldwide. The self-titled record topped the Billboard album chart for seven weeks, and charted for a staggering 109 weeks. It won an unprecedented five Grammy awards, including Album Of The Year and Best Performance By A Male Vocalist. It featured three hit singles, “You Made Me So Very Happy” “And When I Die”,” and “Spinning Wheel”.

David Clayton-Thomas
David Clayton-Thomas
Canadian musician and singer.

Born: 13 September 1941 in Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, England, UK.

David Clayton-Thomas is the writer of track "Spinning Wheel", as performed by artists including Blood, Sweat And Tears (a group he was a member of), James Brown, Shirley Bassey, Peggy Lee, Lonnie Smith, and many others.

He's also been a member of the "Canadian Music Hall of Fame" since 1996.
Venue Information:
Midland Cultural Centre - Rotary Hall
333 King St.
Midland, ON, L4R 3M7