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Rhythm and Blues 40: A Soul Spectacular
During Summer Festival in June
Celebrate legendary artists of the 1960s and 70s brought together in a once-in-a-lifetime concert: Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Ben E. King and The Drifters, Dionne Warwick, The Isley Brothers, Percy Sledge, Little Anthony & The Imperials and many more perform their most memorable soul classics.
The program is co-hosted by Dionne Warwick, Jerry “The Iceman” Butler, Sam Moore of Sam and Dave, each of whom also performs, and actor Richard “Shaft” Roundtree. This program also marks the first-ever televised combined gathering of Motown, Stax, Atlantic, Volt, Muscle Shoals and Philadelphia International talents.