As a professional western entertainer Belinda continues to capture the attention of national venues. She tours the mid-west and western United States extensively and has also performed in Iowa, Michigan, Florida, and Illinois.
Belinda began her western music career in 1996 when she toured with The Sons of the San Joaquin and has made selected appearances with them every year since. She has performed at Michael Martin Murphy's "Westfest" and appeared with the Riders in the Sky, Don Edwards, Baxter Black, The Sons of the Pioneers, The Oak Ridge Boys, Lynn Anderson, Johnny Western, Tommy Alsup, The Texas Playboys, Rex Allen Jr., and Roy "Dusty" Rogers Jr. just to name a few. Belinda has made appearances at Silver Dollar City in Branson Missouri with her own show and with Sonny Spencer of the Sons of the Pioneers. She recently returned from a series of "Cowboy Christmas" performances in Vienna, Austria.
It has been her high energy and breathtaking performances that have earned her the Western Music Association's award of "Female Performer of the Year" for an unprecedented four consecutive years 1999,2000 2001 & 2002. She was also nominated for ""Performer of the Year". Belinda has also received the Will Rogers Cowboy Award in the category of "Female Vocalist of the Year", presented by The Academy of Western Artists. Additionally Belinda has also been named "Arizona's Veteran Sweetheart" for her work to bring about heightened awareness of the difficulties facing our nations disabled veterans. She is also very proud to have been part of the " Spirit of America Tour" bringing Western Music to our military bases.
"I love to see the big smiles, and tapping feet," Belinda says "I have discovered that the more I give my audiences the more they give back and we all just seem to spiral upward and enjoy ourselves immensely." Belinda's music is the true embodiment of the spirit of the west and her performances are compelling and captivating; her stage show as well as her recorded music are unforgettable in every sense of the word. Her God-given talent touches audiences of all ages, all backgrounds. Belinda has recently teamed up for selected shows with the Western Music Association's Male Performer of the year Curly Musgrave. A fan described the team this way. "Individually they are both outstanding, but together it is magic! When you put Belinda and Curly together it is like 2+2=6."
Belinda performs gospel and traditional country in addition to western and western swing music. She displays dynamic vocal talent, fantastic stage presence and a genuine love for her audience and her music. To quote Roy " Dusty" Rogers Jr. " My Mother used to tell me that everyone and everything has an angel. How fortunate for us that Western Music has its angel in Belinda Gail. A truly remarkable talent!"
Check out the artist's website:
1. Wings Of A Dove
2. Old Rugged Cross
3. I Rejoice
4. In The Garden
6. Known Only To Him
7. The Gift
8. If That Isn't Love
9. Medly - Have Thine Own Way/Nothing But The Blood/Power In The Bl
10. What A Friend We Have In Jesus
11. Blessed Trails
12. Spoken Greeting
13. Haven Of Rest