(DETROIT– February 13, 2015) —After a sold-out performance in 2014, The Soul 70’s Super Jam will return to the Fox Theatre on Sunday, May 10 for a special Mother’s Day concert at 7 p.m.; presented locally by AT&T. Bringing together a classic lineup of R&B, soul and romantic hit-makers, the evening will include performances by The O’Jays and special guests Stephanie Mills, The Dramatics and Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes.
Tickets ($59.50, $69.50, $79.50, $89.50) go on sale Friday, February 20 at 10 a.m. 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.
The O’Jays have been performing for more than 50 years and have an international recording history with such hits as “Back Stabbers,” “For The Love Of Money,” “Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby,” ” Love Train ,” “I Love Music,” and “Use Ta Be My Girl.” Throughout their career, the O’Jays have generated 24 top ten hit records, 59 total chart-topping singles, a 2009 BET “Lifetime Achievement Award” and inductions into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (2005) and the Focal Group Hall of Fame (2004).
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 million-selling single “Never Knew Love Like This Before”. In addition, she has five gold albums and is a two-time Grammy Award winner.
The Dramatics are a soul music group formed in Detroit and are best known for hit songs to include “In the Rain,” “Whatcha See is Whatcha Get,” “Get Up and Get Down” and “In the Rain”.
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. click here for more information