DEADWOOD, S.D. (09/19/23) – One of the biggest hit makers from the 80’s and 90’s with bands ‘The Baby’s’ and ‘Bad English’, John Waite will be performing his catalogue of hits from his 40 year career as a solo artist on March 23rd at Deadwood Mountain Grand.

John Waite’s catalogue of hits features some of the most loved songs of the 80s and 90s – including the #1Worldwide hit ‘Missing You’, The Baby’s ‘Isn’t It Time’ and the Bad English hit ‘When I See You Smile’. These songs rank amongst some of his biggest international hits and are still heard on radio today.

Others hits include ‘Tears’, ‘Change’ and ‘These Times Are Hard For Lovers’. ‘Every Step Of The Way’ and ‘If Anybody Had A Heart’ appeared on the soundtrack to the 1986 Demi Moore film About Last Night. ‘Deal for Life’, penned by Martin Page and Bernie Taupin, was featured in the Days Of Thunder soundtrack.

As a solo artist and as the lead singer of The Baby’s and Bad English, John Waite was a fixture of album-oriented rock radio stations during the ’70s and ’80s. John Waite had a talent for power ballads and driving arena rock, occasionally touching on new wave-styled power pop as well.

Tickets for the John Waite “40 Years of Missing You” tour go on sale for Deadwood Mountain Grand Reward Members at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 20th and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, September 22nd.  They will be available at the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office or at Ticket buyers should note that TICKETMASTER is the only official ticket broker for Deadwood Mountain Grand. Beware of third party websites and offers. Both hotel reservations and ticket arrangements may be made by calling 877-907-GRAND.

For more information, visit or call 605-559-1188. To open your free Grand Rewards Center membership and enjoy the benefits of purchasing advance tickets ahead of the general public, bring a photo ID to the Grand Rewards Center counter, located in the Deadwood Mountain Grand Resort Casino.

Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, a Holiday Inn Resort is the restored 1906 Homestake Mining Co. ore processing plant that overlooks Historic Deadwood, which features a 98-room luxury hotel, full service restaurants, 210 state-of-the-art casino games, high stakes gaming action including Dale’s Sportsbook Bar & Grill, a 3,000 person entertainment and event center and a multi-level parking garage.