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Jackson Wells to Hit Nanshan - szdaily

U.S. singer Jackson Wells will give a show Sunday night at the Nanshan Cultural and Sports Center.

Born in New York City, Wells is a student at Belmont University in Nashville, majoring in songwriting and minoring in Chinese. He released his self-titled EP in December 2010. Wells’ first full-length album, “Picture of Life,” was a collaboration with Grammy-award winning producer Bill Cuomo and Beeb Birtles, founding member of Little River Band, and was released in January 2014 on his own independent label.

Jackson has traveled to China during the past three summers and his tours have included performances at the Chengdu International Music Festival. This year, fresh from two concerts in China in May, one hosted by Arnold Schwarzenegger for several thousand concertgoers, Wells and his band is on a 10-city tour of China. He is known for his ability to perform in both English and Mandarin.

Time: 8 p.m., Aug. 2

Tickets: 80-120 yuan

Venue: Nanshan Cultural and Sports Center, 2106 Nanshan Boulevard, Nanshan District (南山区南山大道2106号南山文体中心)

Metro: Luobao Line, Taoyuan Station (桃园站), Exit B(SD News)