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Dubbed "Mista Chalee" by Twin Cities band "Dr. Mambo's Combo," known as "Big Country" by his friends at the Grand Ole Opry, and called Wolfgang by all of his childhood musician buddies back home, Charles Hayes has had an amazing career as a bassist, producer, writer and studio engineer. He is best known for his work as bassist with country star Lee Roy Parnell. Charles's concert appearances include role as bassist with Travis Tritt, Jimmy Wayne, Ty Herndon, Bekka Bramlett, Angel Grant, Ann Nesby, Tonex, Alexander O'neal, Jenny Gill, Ipso Facto, Dr. Mambo's Combo, Livingston Fury, BluPrint and more! He is most proud of his recording work with producers Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis as well as recording with Mary J. Blige. He has written and produced many musical compositions used for Best Buy™ regional and National Ad Campaigns. He is also the writer/producer and male lead vocal on 1720 Entertainment/Universal's release of Cheek to Chic's "Be My Valentine." Between BellaDiva, a host of other projects and as owner of intermedia label "StackTown Music," He sees no immediate future in slowing down. One thing for certain: Show up on a BellaDiva set and Mista Chalee is sure to funk you all night long!


Role in Belladiva: Bass Player

Favorite Band or Singer: Dirty Loops (Pre Foster)

Favorite Belladiva Moment: Watching the frontline (from the backline!)

Wow Fact About You: Started with plan A at age three; Never had a plan B. (Plan A is working just fine!)

Career Highlight: Touring with Lee Roy Parnell & Travis Tritt


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