The Ricky Nelson Remembered tour comes to Atlantic City July 14th, and will feature live music of Ricky Nelson’s hit songs such as – “Hello Mary Lou”, “Travelin’ Man”, “Garden Party” – performed by Ricky’s own twin sons Matthew & Gunnar. Plus, see never before seen big screen video footage of the NELSON family, with interviews from celebrities influenced by Ricky Nelson.
WHAT: RICKY NELSON REMEMBERED – with Twin Sons Gunnar & Matthew Nelson
WHERE: BORGATA HOTEL CASINO & SPA
WHEN: FRIDAY JULY 14, 2017
The Nelson Twins, known as NELSON are triple platinum artists and the third generation of the only family in music history to have #1 hits across 3 consecutive generations. They recently dropped their new album “This Christmas Too” which included their hit single “This Christmas” featuring Wendy and Carnie Wilson (SEE BELOW). It became such a hit that they performed it with Wendy and Carnie on CBS’s “THE TALK”, and the music video is in rotation on MTV Live and MTV Classic.
Gunnar spoke to Entertainment Reporter Whitney Ullman about the song, and also dished on singing his version of Howard Stern’s song “Silver Nickels and Golden Dimes, which you can hear in the interview posted below. He chats about his storied history with the celebs he grew up with including: Neighbor George Harrison, “Uncle Bob” Dylan, meeting Paul McCartney, dating Kyle Richards, babysitting Paris Hilton, thoughts on Kardashians and more.