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Boney James To Perform At Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Rivers Casino
Press Release
Aug 08, 2022



Grammy nominee and multiplatinum saxophonist at The Event Center on Nov. 23

PHILADELPHIA — Aug. 8, 2022 — Four-time Grammy nominee, saxophonist and composer Boney James is coming to Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 8 p.m. Tickets for The Event Center performance start at $49 and go on sale Friday, Aug. 12, at 10 a.m.

Jazz fans know James for his multiple Grammy nominations, including Best Pop Instrumental Album, as well as for his winning a Soul Train Music Award for Best Jazz Album. James continues to defy genres, being a two-time NAACP Award nominee as well as being named one of the Top 3 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Artists of the Decade in 2009. His 30-year career is a rare mix of contemporary jazz, R&B, funk and more.

“Guests will love hearing the smooth sounds of Boney James in The Event Center,” said Justin Moore, general manager of Rivers Casino Philadelphia. “His music has a signature style that will electrify the audience.”

James’ performance will include songs from his 2020 album, “Solid,” his 17th and a follow-up to his smash 2017 release “Honestly,” his 11th #1 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Album. Over the course of his career, James has sold more than 3 million records and has earned four RIAA Gold Records.

Boney James is part of the upcoming entertainment at Rivers Casino, which is scheduled as follows:

  • 8/20: Jonathan Butler and Gerald Albright
  • 8/26: Gloria Gaynor
  • 8/26: The Lords of 52nd Street
  • 9/2: Kathy Sledge of Sister Sledge and the “We Are Family” Tour
  • 9/3: Chingy
  • 9/17: DJ Jazzy Jeff
  • 9/24: Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes
  • 9/28: Aunt Mary Pat
  • 10/1: The Concert: A Tribute to ABBA
  • 10/7: Marlon Wayans
  • 10/8: Jeremy Piven
  • 11/11: Ed Bassmaster Live
  • 11/23: Boney James

For tickets and more information, please visit


Jeff Shurilla
for Rivers Casino Philadelphia
[email protected]


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