New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
Fox Concerts is excited to announce "The Empress of Soul" Gladys Knight with special guest Peabo Bryson will play at the Fabulous Fox Theatre Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m.
The great ones endure, and Gladys Knight has long been one of the greatest. Very few singers over the last fifty years have matched her unassailable artistry. This seven-time Grammy winner has enjoyed #1 hits in Pop, Gospel, R&B and Adult Contemporary, and has triumphed in film, television and live performance.
In her first effort since 2013's "Another Journey" - Knight's 8th solo effort - this summer marked the release of "Where My Heart
Belongs", a new inspiration gospel album. Knight is a two-time Grammy winner in the gospel category, and "Where My Heart
Belongs" dropped on September
9th from Deseret Book, and recently won an NAACP Image Award for "Outstanding Gospel Album."
"Another Journey" enjoyed success from the hit "I Who Have Nothing" as well as the up-tempo track "Settle," produced by Randy Jackson, with whom she previously collaborated with on her Grammy-winning album, "At Last." Knight also enjoyed the success of her song "You and I Ain't Nothin' No More" which appeared over the end credits of the critically-acclaimed Lee Daniels film THE BUTLER.
Peabo Bryson, the legendary voice of love, is back, and music has never been happier. Peabo is not just "back", he is back and collaborating with powerhouse producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis for his 21st album titled "Stand For Love. This music dream team has delivered something music and music fans didn't know was missing... R&B HITS. The lead single off this 11track masterpiece, "Love Like Yours and Mine," makes it clear that Peabo is better than ever. The second single, "All She Wants To Do Is Me", has already been featured on the Showtime hit series "The Chi". Peabo's smooth delivery orchestrated by Jimmy and Terry's flawless production has made this single an instant groove classic that is familiar to Peabo's seasoned fans but has also caught the ear of some new ones. "Stand For Love" is an anticipated and epic return to popular music by one of the industries most gifted and cherished voices. The legend is back.