The King Lives On
With James L. Wages Amazing Tribute Show
A Documented History Performing as
WAGES is a NATIONAL and INTERNATIONAL Championship Winner in Elvis Tribute
Artist Competitions. His respect for and Pride in portraying Elvis Presley
is the reason these Titles hold Great Merit both to James and Fans alike.
James has been performing his Elvis Tribute Show both as a solo
performer with backing tracks and also with his band, FEVER, for nearly 20
years. He is available for parties, weddings, meet & greets,
promotions, and also in Full Concert settings.
Below is just a sampling of some of the performances and engagements
James has performed or been involved with.
Chosen as one of the Top 20 Impersonators in the World
By the Elvis Presley International Impersonators Association in 1993
Chosen in the Top 20 Impersonators again by the same Organization in 1994
Has appeared on Nationally Televised Commercials for
Southwestern Bell Mobile Systems
Performed in Memphis, Tn. during Elvis Week at
Libertyland Amusement Park with his band on Aug. 16, 17, 18. This is the
park that Elvis would rent for his family and friends.
Won the Extravaganza International Elvis Impersonators
Contest in Memphis, Tn. for 1996-97
Won the Images of Elvis National Impersonators Contest
for 1997-98 held in Shreveport, La at James Burton's Rock n' Roll Cafe.
James Burton was Elvis' guitar player during the "Vegas Years."
Performed with the "Legendary Jordanaires Vocal Group"
in Columbus, Ohio in August, 1999
Performed on stage with D.J. Fontana (Elvis' Original
Drummer) and has also met and worked alongside many of Elvis' Associates.
James took 1st place in the Visions of Elvis Show at
Casino Magic in Bossier City, La. -June 27, 1999
Headlined at the OIL PALACE Concert Hall in Tyler, Tx
with his band in January, 1999
Opened for Country Star, Pam Tillis in Midland-Odessa,
Opened for Country Vocal Band, "Perfect Strangers" in
Opened for John Anderson at Cavendar Boot Store Ranch in
Opened for the Southern Rock Band, "38 Special" in 2002
Headlined a week long engagement at Casino Magic-
Shreveport, La. -3 shows nightly
Headlined 3 consecutive years during Elvis' Birthday
Bash at the Isle of Capri Casino- Shreveport, La.
The ONLY Elvis Impersonator allowed to perform an entire
Elvis Show at James Burton's Rock n' Roll Cafe in Shreveport, La.
(James Burton has not allowed any other Impersonators this honor)
James along with his showcase band FEVER, have performed
numerous concerts throughout the United States.
Opening for Lee Greenwood in El Dorado, Ar. -2004
It's Easy to see why
JAMES WAGES, either solo or with his band FEVER, would be a WELCOME
attraction at ANY Event, both Public or Private!
For Info on How To Book James for your next event, Click on
the "BOOKINGS" Link!