Ahmet Ertegun of Atlantic Records may very well be the true founder of The Drifters Ertegun was the driving force behind Atlantic’s success with Solomon Burke, Ruth Brown, Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, Percy Sledge, Aretha Franklin and Wilson Pickett. He convinced Crosby, Stills and Nash to join up with Neil Young. He discovered The
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The Motown All-Star Spectacular comes to Benton Harbor, MI – October 14, 2021
Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 7:30 PMMendel Center
1100 Yore Rd
Benton Harbor MI 49022
Phone: (269) 927-8700
The music and the magic of Motown returns to the Mendel Center featuring the voices and the musicians who started it all and those who’ve kept it center stage for the last 60 years! Starring… The Motortown All-Stars singing all your Motor City favorites like “My Girl”, “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg”, “Do You Love Me”, “The Tears of a Clown” and more! Plus… Rock & Roll Hall of Famers The Original Vandellas (“Heatwave”, “Dancin’ in the Streets”, “Jimmy Mack”, “Nowhere to Run”), The Marvelettes (“Beechwood 4-5789”, “Please Mr. Postman”, “Too Many Fish in the Sea”) and The Shades of Blue (“Oh How Happy”). Presented by Praia Entertainment Group.