Jimmy Charles

Jimmy Charles

 Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Jimmy Charles is a singer/ songwriter from Ocean City MD, now residing in Nashville TN. A former American Idol Contestant. A force to be reckoned with. He sings like and angel, and pulls you in like the devil. The girl love him and the guys want to be him. JC is a future star of Tomorrow.


COUNTRY, a lil ROCK'N ROLL and a WHOLE LOTTA SOUL! A Soulful, Genuine and Passion-filled Nashville country singer and writer who brings an AMAZING energy to every song performed!! Jimmy grew up on the Eastern shore of Maryland where fishing, crabbing, sailing, boating, surfing, sports and of course, playing & writing music (since age 15) occupied most of his time. He spent 6 years in general and select choir. Jimmy graduated from Towson University where he played Linebacker for the Tigers Football team (nicknamed "The Crash" by his teammates for his hard hitting tendencies) and received a Mass Communications degree in 2003. Jimmy moved to Nashville in November of 2008 to fully develop himself as a singer, writer and performer. He was a Season 9 AMERICAN IDOL Hollywood Contestant. He has performed and interviewed live on numerous radio stations, newspapers and televised programming. Also, opened a side stage for Montgomery Gentry, Lady Antebellum, and has performed countless charity events. Signature song, "Whatever It Takes" (Jimmy's motto) is currently getting regular airtime on Delmarvas Froggy 99.9 down the Maryland and Delaware Beach, and received airtime all across the Nation. Named WKDF's Nashville Artist of the Week in 2009 on the Billy Block show. He performed on a regular basis at the World famous Tootsies on Broadway in downtown Nashville, along with many other venues and charities. Jimmy also sings and gives motivational speeches to children in elementary schools encouraging them to chase their dreams! "I vowel to always be true and honest to all those who support me. I look to make an amazing connection and bring amazing music to my audience that will last my entire career! I went through a period of serious financial struggle, as many starving artist do. But I stuck through it, pushed on! My career is quickly growing and prospering thanks to the love and support from my friends, family and fans. This is only the beginning!! Thank You to all who support me!!! YOU are a part of my dreams! Life is a quest for Happiness, don't slow down till you get there, Whatever It Takes!" Thank You and God Bless JC


Whatever It Takes
(clear Channel air play)

Set List

up to 4 hours
whatever it takes
angel eyes
dreams do come true
I miss my Maryland
some covers