THE SOUL 70’S SUPER JAM HEADLINES THE FOX THEATRE ON MARCH 26
Tickets On Sale Now
(DETROIT– January 6, 2016) — The Soul 70’s Super Jam will return to Detroit’s historic Fox Theatre starring The Stylistics with special guests Stephanie Mills, The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes and Ray, Goodman and Brown on Saturday, March 26 at 7 p.m.
Tickets ($59.50, $69.50, $79.50 and $89.50) are on sale now and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, The Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge) at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000. For additional information, call (313) 471-6611. Lineup is subject to change.
In 1970, The Stylistics recorded their first hit single "You're a Big Girl Now” and after much success the group went on to record their debut self-titled album, The Stylistics. From that album, came favorites "Stop, Look, Listen to Your Heart", "You Are Everything" and "Betcha By Golly Wow". The Stylistics had 12 straight Top Ten hits including “I’m Stone in Love With You,” “Break Up to Make Up” and “You Make Me Feel Brand New”.
Stephanie Mills is an R&B, gospel and soul singer and former Broadway star. She first came to fame as “the little girl with the big voice” as the star of the hit Broadway play, The Wiz. Stephanie has recorded numerous R&B hits, including the single “Never Knew Love Like This Before”. In addition, she has five gold albums and is a two-time Grammy Award winner.
The legendary Grammy Award-winning classic R&B vocal group, The Manhattans, achieved an incredible career enjoying the greatest success during the 1970’s with their across-the-board number one hit in 1976 “Kiss and Say Goodbye” with lead singer, Gerald Alston.
Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes are one of the dynamic groups that came out of the Gamble and Huff Sound of Philadelphia Family. They have been previously known as Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, featuring Teddy Pendergrass.
The chart-topping rhythm-and-blues trio of Ray, Goodman and Brown are best known for several hits including “Special Lady,” “Inside You,” and “Take It To The Limit”.
Since the death of Harold Melvin in 1997, the group has been known as Harold Melvin's Blue Notes. The group members are Donnell Big Daddy Gullespie on lead vocals,John The Hammer Morris Baritone/Tenor and occasional lead,Rufus Silkie Thorne First Tenor and occasional lead,and Anthony Brooks Tenor/Baritone and occasional lead.