He’s the king of pop culture parody, selling more comedy recordings that any other artist in history. “Weird Al” Yankovic will perform his biggest hits at the Cannery Casino Hotel on August 4, 2012 at 8:00 p.m (Photo: © Scott Harrison/ RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com).
His ability to make fun using pop culture songs include the hits “White & Nerdy,” “Eat It,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Another One Rides The Bus,” “Like A Surgeon”, “Amish Paradise,” King of Suede,” “Ricky,” “I Lost On Jeopardy” and many more.
His success is no laughing matter, however. Thirteen of “Weird Al” Yankovic’s albums have made it onto Billboard’s Top 200 chart over the past 30 years. Twenty-eight of his albums have gone Gold and Platinum; seven of his music videos are also certified Gold and Platinum. He has received three Grammy awards and been nominated 12 times.
Tickets are $74.95 (Table of Four), $34.95 Gold, $19.95 Reserved plus tax and available at www.cannerycasino.com or by calling (702) 507-5757. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Cannery Casino box office.