Gladys Knight, the seven-time seven-time Grammy Award winner is gracing our shores with her nine-piece band in February 2020. With her genre spanning pop, gospel, and RnB, Knight is one of the greats.
Early success came to Knight when she began performing alongside siblings and cousins as Gladys Knight and the Pips. Breakout hit 'Every Beat of my Heart. This was followed by a string of successful singles before the release of Neither One of Us (Wants to the First to Say Goodbye), which earned Knight her first Grammy. Another Grammy came for #1 hit Midnight Train to Georgia, before she picked up two more for Love Overboard and her collaboration with Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Dionne Warwick, That's What Friends Are For another #1 Single.
The decorated singer, songwriter, actress, businesswoman and author has numerous other hit singles to her name, including three further Grammy Awards for her solo work, a James Bond theme for License To Kill, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a Golden Globe nomination for her acting work. She’s been inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame, taken home a BET Lifetime Achievement Award, and was listed as one of Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Singers Of All Time. Her most recent album is 2014’s Where My Heart Belongs.
Truly one of the greatest musical voices to ever grace our shores, Gladys Knight is not to be missed when she arrives in Australia and New Zealand in February. Grab your tickets now to see the Empress Of Soul live!