2001-02 nostalgia concert series
THE 5TH DIMENSION
In 1967, a little known singing group called the 5th Dimension recorded a song called Up, Up and Away, which turned out to be one of the biggest hits in music history. The single won several Grammy Awards and the group catapulted to stardom. Today, the 5th Dimension is one of the most popular singing groups in the world. They have released over a dozen hit albums and received 14 gold records. Their classics include Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In, One Less Bell to Answer, Wedding Bell Blues, This Is Your Life and Go Where You Wanna Go.
One of country music's most prolific and award-winning artists takes the GPAC by storm for an exciting evening of classics and holiday favorites. Featuring such hits as "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue," "It's Like We Never Said Goodbye," "If You Change Your Mind," "Your Kisses Will," along with many holiday classics. This Grammy winning artist who was both the Female Vocalist of the Year for both the Academy of country Music and the Country Music Association will take you on a grand celebration.
MITCH RYDER / GARY LEWIS AND THE PLAYBOY'S / THE SHANGRILA'S
An exciting evening featuring three of the music industry's most exciting groups. Together, Ryder, Lewis and the Shangrila's will take you on a musical journey that features such classics as"Leader of the Pack," "Out in the Streets," "This Diamond Ring," "Everybody Loves a Clown," "She's Just My Style," "Devil With a Blue Dress On," and "Jenny Take a Ride.
Percy Sledge has captivated generations of fans from all over the world with his sweet and soulful warbling on "When a Man Loves a Woman." Released in 1966, the song went on to become one of the most beloved of the R&B classics and established Percy as a premier pop balladeer. Join Percy as he takes the GPAC stage in an unforgettable evening of hits featuring classics as "It Tears me Up," "Warm and Tender Love" and "Take Time to Know Her."
CHAIRMEN OF THE BOARD / THE TAMS
A beach music and rock n' roll blast! Featuring two of the south's most entertaining and outstanding artists. Known the world over for their unique blend of hits, the Chairmen of the Board and the Tams will have you shaggin' and groovin'. The show will feature such hits as "Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy," " Ain't Nothing Like Shagging," "I"d Rather Be in Carolina," "Carolina Girls," and "When Can I See You Again."
Updated: Thursday, August 19, 2004
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