Formed in 1963 in Los Angeles, Calif., The Whispers rose to fame with their heartfelt classics and celebrated R&B ballads. Throughout their career, the group has released a string of hit singles, including “Rock Steady,” “And the Beat Goes On,” “It’s A Love Thing,” “Lady,” “Seems Like I Gotta Do Wrong,” “Innocent,” “Tonight” and “One for the Money.”
The Whispers have enjoyed major success with seven Gold albums, two Platinum albums, 12 Top 20 singles and 40 top-charting hits since 1970. In 2003, The Whispers were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, and won the Rhythm and Blues Foundation's Pioneer Award in 2008. The group was later inducted into The SoulMusic Hall of Fame in 2012 and The Official R&B Music Hall of Fame in 2014.
The group’s current lineup includes original members Wallace Scott and Walter Scott, as well as Leaveil Degree.
About Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel
Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel is located at 5255 Boulder Highway in Las Vegas. The property offers 65,000 square feet of gaming including slot machines, table games, a race and sports book, bingo hall, and a C.A.N Club loyalty card reward program; a 16-floor, 306-guest room hotel with a fitness center, pool, Jacuzzi, and cabanas; a variety of restaurants and bars; 20,000 square feet of flexible banquet hall space including a 16th floor private event lounge with views of the city; complimentary WiFi; and a 1,200 seat multi-function concert venue. More information on EastsideCannery Casino Hotel can be found at www.eastsidecannery.com, on Facebook and Twitter. Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com. Boyd Gaming and Eastside Cannery press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com. For more information visit http://www.eastsidecannery.com/entertainment.