Shenandoah brings Grammy-winning hits to Cherokee casinos
The Grammy-winning country band Shenandoah is set for back-to-back performances at Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs and Cherokee Casino & Hotel Roland. COURTESY
WEST SILOAM SPRINGS – In the past three decades, Shenandoah has charted 26 hit singles and earned many awards, including a Grammy. The country band will perform its hits at 8 p.m. in the SEVEN Bar inside Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs on Nov. 21, following up at Lee Creek Tavern at 8 p.m. inside Cherokee Casino & Hotel Roland on Nov. 22.
Both shows are free to the public.
The band has released 10 studio albums, including the back-to-back gold albums “The Road Not Taken” in 1989 and “Extra Mile” in 1990, eight compilation albums and one extended play.
Popular No. 1 hits include “Sunday in the South,” “The Church on Cumberland Road,” “Two Dozen Roses,” “Next to You, Next to Me” and “If Bubba Can Dance (I Can Too).”
Shenandoah won the Academy of Country Music 1991 Vocal Group of the Year, Country Music Association Vocal Event of the Year in 1992 and a 1995 Grammy for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals for their hit Alison Krauss collaboration, “Somewhere in the Vicinity of the Heart.”
The band’s most recent album, “Good News Travels Fast,” was released on Daywood Roots Records.
Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs is located along U.S. Highway 412 and State Highway 59. Cherokee Casino & Hotel Roland is located along Highway 64 on Cherokee Boulevard.