Love will surely be in the air as The 70s Soul Jam Valentine’s Concert comes to the Beacon Theatre for two shows, 3pm and 8pm on Saturday, February 13, 2016. The soul-sational bill features 5 iconic groups: The Stylistics, Dramatics, New Birth, Ray, Goodman and Brown, and Jobie Thomas’ Enchantment*.
About the Groups: During the early ‘70s, The Stylistics were the leading Philly soul group with a dozen Top 10 hits, including “You Are Everything,” “Break Up to Make Up,” and “You Make Me Feel Brand New.” Detroit's Dramatics are best known for their #1 R&B hits “In the Rain” and “Whatcha See is Whatcha Get.” With hits like “Dream Merchant,” “It’s Been A Long Time,” “I Can Understand It,” “It’s Impossible” and “Wildflower," New Birth has maintained a strong presence in the music world. The soul trio Ray, Goodman & Brown scored several hits the early ’70s (as the Moments) and their ballad “Special Lady” topped the 1979 R&B charts and hit #5 on the Pop charts. “Gloria,”“Sunshine” and "It’s You That I Need," stand out among the hits from Detroit's Jobie Thomas’ Enchantment in the mid-1970s.
*Talent Line-up subject to change