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Billy Scott & The Party Prophets


Biography:
Formerly known as Billy Scott & The Prophets this band was well known for such beach music classics as "I Got The Fever", "California", "Beach Trip", "Roll Around Rockin", "Rockin' Good Way", and the smash #1 hit song for 20 weeks on The Rhythm 'N Beach Top 40 Chart, "My Kind Of Girl", just to name a few.

Billy Scott & The Prophets have been a main staple on the southeastern private party, festival, concert, corporate functions, night club and wedding circuit for over thirty years. In 1997 they opened for The Temptations at Blockbuster Pavilion in Charlotte, NC to a sold out crowd of 17,000. This award winning 6-piece dance and show group plays a wide variety of music including beach, blues, motown, retro, funk and oldies, and are in constant demand.

Billy Scott has been inducted in the Beach Music Hall Of Fame, The North Carolina Music Hall Of Fame, and has a room full of Cammy Awards to his credit. Billy Scott was awarded with three more Cammy Awards on November 11, 2001 at the Alabama Theater in Myrtle Beach, SC. Billy's hit song "My Kind Of Girl" won Song of the Year, Ballad of the Year, and Billy Scott also took home the 2001 Male Vocalist of the year award.

Their "Ready To Party" CD, nominated for three 1999 Cammy Awards, landed at number six on the Rhythm 'N Beach Top 20 CD's Chart for 1999. In 2001 Billy Scott & The Prophets released a new CD titled "Looking Back", a retrospect of their best songs from 1968 through 2000.

In the spring of 2003, Billy Scott received the Artist Of The Decade Award from The Rhythm & Beach Top 40 Award Show. Billy's song "My Kind Of Girl" was also named the #2 Song of the Decade second only to The Bee Gees.

Musical Style:
»  Motown, Soul, Oldies, Beach, Variety