The Stylistics, with their charisma, style and harmony, evolved into one of the best-selling soul groups ever, as the Philadelphia-based quartet, recorded a remarkable 12 straight-top ten hits during the early 1970's. In 1971, the group began its storied collaboration with producer Thorn Bell, the ingenious' creator of the "Philly Sound" to release their debut self-titled album. The Stylistics would capture the imagination of the nation women with their first single "You're a Big Girl Now", which immediately became a top-ten hit. The' Stylistics went on to produce 12 consecutive top-ten hits from 1971 to 1974, culminating with their Grammy-Nominated hit, "You Make Me Feel Brand New."
Sheila E: Saturday, July 29th at 7:30 p.m.
Sheila E. is a world renowned, multi-talented musician whose career has spanned over thirty years. Throughout her time in the music industry, Sheila E. has carved a name for herself as one of the world's most gifted and iconic percussionists, having collaborated with numerous talents such as George Duke, Marvin Gaye, Gloria Estefan and Prince. Sheila's current album ICON was followed by both US and European tours, as well as the release of her biography, The Beat of My Own Drum (Simon and Schuster).