1997 > Justin’s family moves from Detroit, MI to Las Vegas.
2000 > Justin goes to work for the Elvis-O-Rama at age 16. 6 nights a week 7-10 shows a day. Wins his first Elvis contest at the Silverton Casino, Las Vegas, proceeds to win 12 more contests over the next 12 years.
2002 > 17 Year old Justin appears on the front page of USA today.
2003-2008 > Justin tours the world over, performing 75-80 shows a year including England, Australia, Fiji, Sweden, Singapore, Chile & Canada.
2009 > Justin featured in French Vogue Magazine
2010 > Justin wins Graceland’s first official contest in Las Vegas on Fremont St. Justin represents Las Vegas and wins Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Elvis Contest at the Orpheum Theater Memphis, TN.
2013 > February of 2013, Justin performs on The Late Show with David Letterman. Justin performed full-time at Harrah’s Las Vegas with the Broadway Musical “Million Dollar Quartet”. Justin performs for 150k people at NASCAR with the Million Dollar Quartet, MC’d by Robin Leach. Justin performs at the old Las Vegas Hilton (where Elvis performed) with the Blackwood Brothers, and received the “Heart of the King” award. Mark Blackwood tells Justin he has “the greatest Elvis voice I’ve ever heard”.
2014 > On September 9th 2014, Justin Shandor was chosen by Mark Cuban of “World’s Ultimate Elvis Tribute Bands” to perform on AXS TV at the Whiskey-A-Go-Go in Hollywood, CA. The show was viewed by over 46 million people!
2016 > Justin performs with his first symphony. The Richard Symphony raises $43,000 net, the biggest fundraiser in their history. Justin has raised over $131,000 net in his last three fundraisers.