Description

Welcome to BahamasLocal.com Entertainment!!!
Smith & Benjamin’s ‘BAHAMIAN ART & CULTURE’ Issue No. 299 | ‘A Terrible Beauty is Born’ by Bahamian artist Steven Schmid

BahamasLocal.com Entertainment is your premier source for all the best in local entertainment, events, art, and culture!!!

WATCH the latest episodes of A Mouth Full with Dre and Happy Foods 242, READ featured articles from Smith & Benjamin’s ‘BAHAMIAN ART & CULTURE’, LISTEN to #242Music, and more!!!

TURN UP YOUR LIFE WITH BahamasLocal.com Entertainment!!!

Artist Spotlight|King Errisson

Legendary Bahamian musician King Errisson publishes autobiographyLegendary Bahamian musician King Errisson publishes autobiography

Legendary Bahamian musician King Errisson has recently written a book about his life from childhood in The Bahamas and his climb to fame as a world renowned percussionist. His book “My Life, My Loves” tells the story of his early years of growing up in the beautiful Bahama islands and knowing that one day he would be somebody. His grandmother knew he was special and she called him “King.” He is known worldwide as an illustrious percussionist, composer and actor.
Studio musician King Errisson has led quite an interesting life since his introduction to the entertainment industry. He was born October 29, 1941 in Nassau, Bahamas. Between the ages of 13 and 18, he was a professional jockey and a session drummer for local bands in his native Bahamas.
He left Nassau for drama studies in Canada, formed a jazz band in New York City, and spent a year performing in a Bermuda club where he met Redd Foxx who invited King to appear at his place in Los Angeles. Sammy Davis Jr. asked King to appear on the Hollywood Palace, and Cannonball Adderly became his mentor in the recording studio.
In 1968, he moved to Los Angeles to become an actor, a career he successfully maneuvered as he appeared in a variety of films and TV shows. King received his first “big break” at the age of 23 when his talent with the congas was prominently displayed in a memorable night club scene in the James Bond thriller Thunderball. He also starred in... [Read more...]

Jeep Wrangler Sales Event

Jeep Wrangler Sales Event at Bahamas Bus & Truck

Featured Events

CIBC FirstCaribbean Home and Auto Fair

Appleton Fridays at The Marley Resort

Icon of The Islands | ALL WHITE PARTY

A Mouth Full with DRE

Season 5 Episode 2 | Paradise Plates 2016

The Hands for Hunger Paradise Plates event is a foodie's paradise! The event which brings together the most delicious samples, bites and sips each year all in the name of charity, got our taste buds going once again! If you missed the festivities this year, we've got you covered! WATCH NOW!


To see more from A Mouth Full click here.

Map

Information

All Images

  Premium Listing

Category:
Entertainment  
Company:
Bahamas Local Entertainment
Town:
Nassau
P.O. Box:
Island:
Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
Phone
242-677-5285 (sales office)
Phone - International:
305-677-6594
Website:
http://www.bahamaslocal.com
Associations:
Social Networks:
Linkedin Youtube

Latest Pictures / Photos

All Images Add Image