Jeans ‘n Classics returns to the Schuster Center with the exceptional voice of Gavin Hope at its forefront, emanating all the soul you can handle. Covering 50 years of music—from R&B to Motown, from funk to disco to contemporary pop—this show celebrates the work of 20 of the finest African American recording artists. Artists including Stevie Wonder, Isaac Hayes, Seal, Smokey Robinson, Pharrell Williams, and Outkast have produced songs that have lasted through the years and will light up this evening.
Get your tickets now and be ready to hum along and dance in your seat as Jeans ‘n Classics and the DPO unleash the music in YOUR soul.
Prince – 1999
Michael Jackson – Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough
Marvin Gaye – What's Going On
The O'Jays – Back Stabbers
Smokey Robinson – Ooo Baby Baby
Gladys Knight – I've Got To Use My Imagination (winner Frances Wright Pate)
Billy Paul – Me & Mrs. Jones (winner Tiffany Bryant)
LaBelle – Lady Marmalade (winner Yolanda Drake)
The Spinners – Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
Stevie Wonder – I Wish
Isaac Hayes – Theme from Shaft Seal – Killer
Luther Vandross – A House Is Not a Home
Earth, Wind & Fire – September
Ashford & Simpson – Ain't No Mountain High Enough (special guests ETHOS)
Pharrell Williams – Happy
The Temptations – My Girl
Outkast – Hey Ya!