Shawn Mullins, who
earned a 1999 Grammy nomination for best pop
male vocalist for his song "Lullaby," will perform at Coastal Carolina
University on Thursday, April 27 at 8 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium.
Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased in Coastal's Office of Student
Activities located in the Student Center.
A native of Atlanta, Mullins released his first album in 1990 when
he was a student at North Georgia College, an Army-based military
school where he studied music. He was commissioned in the U.S. Army
Airborne Infantry as second lieutenant and released two more albums
while stationed at Fort Benning, Ga.
Mullins has released a total of eight albums, including his latest
on Columbia Records, "Soul's Core." The album, which includes the hit
singles "Lullaby" and "Shimmer," went platinum in November 1999,
according to Recording Industry Association of America.
Last year Mullins performed at the American Music Awards. In 1997
he was voted Atlanta's Best Acoustic Artist at the Atlanta Music
The concert is being sponsored by Coastal Productions Board, the
university's student programming board.
For more information, call Coastal's Office of Student Activities
at 349-2301 or visit the Web site www.coastal.edu/students/cpb.