Simply put - the crowd loves Nelson. He exudes a special warmth and charisma with an enthusiasm that is delightfully infectious to all those within his range. Nelson has toured club and concert venues in cities such as Boston , New York , Washington , and New Orleans . He has also been featured as a recording artist at the renowned Power Station in New York City . His primary vocal inspiration has come from artists such as Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Michael McDonald, and Donny Hathaway. Nelson became a permanent fixture on the bandstand shortly after his first performance with Don Eaton Band in 1993.
Nelson’s personal comments about the band... “A great bandleader realizes that talent and chemistry go hand in hand. Great players inspire each other. This is how Don put this group together. Each player is an inspiration to the others. It’s no wonder why the band’s longevity speaks for itself.”