The Dramatics

Published On May 5, 2012 » 215 Views» By KCEP Webmaster » Past Events
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R & B Live Old School Edition – The Dramatics, Slave and Rose Royce

The Dramatics are an American soul music vocal group, formed in Detroit, Michigan in 1962. They are best known for their 1970s hit songs “In the Rain” and “Whatcha See is Whatcha Get”, both of which were #1 R&B and Top 10 Pop hits.

Slave is an Ohio funk band popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Trumpeter Steve Washington and Mark Hicks (Drac) formed the group
in Dayton, Ohio in 1975.  Their first big hit was the single “Slide” in 1977 for Cotillion Records, where they remained until 1984. Their best work was usually based on bass licks and the band’s general arrangements emphasis on the rhythm section and soaring lead vocals.  Other Top Ten R&B hits were “Just a Touch of Love” in 1979, “Watching You” in 1980, and “Snap Shot” in 1981

Rose Royce, an American Soul and R&B band. The group is best known for several hit singles “Car Wash”, “I Want to Get Next to You”, “Wishing on a Star”, “Love Don’t Live Here Anymore”& “I’m Going Down”.  The movie Car Wash and the soundtrack were great successes, bringing the group national frame.

Date:  May 19, 2012

Time:  8:00PM

Location:  LVH Theater

Price: $49 – $69 (plus tax and service charge)

A special $89 room rate and late check-out is available for show ticket holders! Call (800) 732-7117 for reservations and ask for “LVPROMO RATES“. Show tickets must be presented upon hotel check-in.

Book today! Please call the LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino Box Office (24 hours a day) at (800) 222-5361 for tickets

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