Gladys Knight – The Empress Of Soul and seven-time Grammy Award winning icon – announces four UK dates in July, including taking in the Royal Albert Hall on July 1st.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 4th at 9.00am.
Gladys Knight, will be performing all her classic hits – ‘Midnight Train To Georgia’ (which remains one of the most famous Motown records to date and was honoured as one of ‘The Greatest Songs Of All Time’ by Rolling Stone Magazine); ‘Help Me Make It Through The Night’; ‘Licence To Kill (the official theme song to the James Bond film); ‘The Way We Were’; ‘Baby Don’t’ Change Your Mind’ and You’re The Best Thing (that ever happened to me) – plus tracks from her latest album ‘Where My Heart Belongs’.
JULY 2016 DATES BELOW
2nd London – Royal Albert Hall
3rd Nottingham – Royal Centre – Royal Concert Hall
5th Leeds – First Direct Arena
6th Edinburgh – Festival Theatre
Start time: 7.30pm
Royal Albert Hall:
Boxes – £75
£67.50 / £60, £50 & £42.50
Nottingham and Leeds:
£55 & £45
£62.50 / £52.50 & £42.50
Tickets available from the venues direct or the 24 hour ticket hotline –
NOTE TO EDITORS
Gladys Knight began her music career in the 1950’s when she performed alongside her brother, sister and cousins in ‘The Pips’. In 1959 saw the group take on a new name ‘Gladys Knight and The Pips’ and they secured their first big hit in America with a cover version of ‘Every Beat of My Heart. They received international recognition when they signed up to the world famous Motown record label.
The award-winning singer, author, restaurateur and spokeswoman has recorded more than 40 albums and enjoyed No.1 hits on the Pop, Gospel, R&B and Contemporary charts. Gladys Knight has been honoured with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame, has a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame and has dozens of TV, film and theatre credits.
Further information from:
Joanna Burns PR
Tel: 020 8446 0030