A legend returns

| October 11, 2016

charles-surack[Photo courtesy of Kim Wagner of Sweetwater Sound]

FORT WAYNE—Legendary singer and performer and Fort Wayne native Sonny Charles (left) takes a tour of Sweetwater Sound with the firm’s founder and CEO Chuck Surack. Charles, formerly of the groundbreaking band Checkmates Ltd., and solo fame, is the voice behind the classic 1969 hit “Black Pearl.” Charles was in town this past weekend to headline a scholarship fundraising event for the Jennings Center.

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