Shaped by the influence of Kiss, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest and every glam metal band in between, Charles Parker’s unique and contemporary sound is a meld of pop and rock dusted with a hint of Americana, folk & country blues.
Characterized by his grit, passion and showmanship, the entrepreneurial musician writes daily and plays more than 100 dates a year. Complementing his solo work, the seasoned performer shares the stage as a member of various notable tribute bands covering tunes by The Beatles, Beach Boys, Kiss & more.
Tapped for his music history knowledge and charisma to captivate the listener, Charles is host of "Rock School” (97 Underground); with over 100,000 listeners, the Baltimore-based show spotlights the best of hard rock & heavy metal around the world.
Charles released his debut album, BRING BACK THE SUN, in 2017; the 15-track project showcases infectious melodies and refreshing vulnerability. The title track (“Bring Back The Sun”) charted at #81 on the MusicRow Country Breakout Chart; while the tune, “Love Is Us” went to #73 and has enjoyed more than a half a million streams.