B.J. the Chicago Kid performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

B.J. the Chicago Kid performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
R&B soul artist B.J. the Chicago Kid belted out smooth tunes as he captivated the audience at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The audience swayed to songs such as “Fly Girl Get ‘Em,” “Sex X Money X Sneakers” and “Freak” (Photo credit: © Karl Larson / SpyOnVegas)

B.J. the Chicago Kid
B.J. the Chicago Kid

Photo credit: © Karl Larson / SpyOnVegas.

Before releasing his first and only solo album, Pineapple Now-Laters, in February of this year, B.J. the Chicago Kid worked with talents such as Mary J. Blige, Toni Braxton and Snoop Dogg. Also known as Bryan Sledge, B.J. is slowly but surely making his transformation from song-writer to singer with a loyal fan following.

B.J. the Chicago Kid
B.J. the Chicago Kid

Photo credit: © Karl Larson / SpyOnVegas.

Next up at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is Band of Heathens on Thursday, July 12 and AWOLNATION on Thursday, July 19.

Full Thursdays Live 2012 Lineup

  • July 12: Band of Heathens
  • July 19: AWOLNATION
  • July 26: Aloe Blacc
  • August 9: Yellow Ostrich
  • August 16: Fun.
  • August 23: Polica
  • August 30: The Mad Caps / Dude City
  • September 6: Little Hurricane
  • September 20: Ryan Leslie
  • September 27: Barcelona

BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is a sophisticated yet offbeat, original yet contemporary exclusive poolside nightlife experience unlike any other in Las Vegas. Featuring an eclectic mix of up-and-coming bands along with resident DJ M!keAttack, this is the premier venue for emerging artists on the cusp of the music movement. Taking place Thursday evenings at the Boulevard Pool, guests can enjoy every amenity at the one-of-a-kind venue from poolside billiards to unparalleled views from the North Bar along with exciting live music from a new wave of talent amidst a vibrant social scene overlooking the heart of The Strip. Guests are encouraged to use the venue’s three pools but will only be permitted to do so with proper swim attire.