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A video from Youtube about the life and experiences of the very talented group "The Temptations."
The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards Was an Outstanding Performance
The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards, still captivates audiences with their record breaking, award winning hits. They revive memories through the performance of such hits as, Ball of Confusion, Papa Was A Rolling Stone, My Girl and Let It Rain. The #Temptation Review featuring Dennis Edwards, "Know how to generate wonderful memories as they entertain audiences around the globe. For more than 33 years Dennis Edwards, one of the last surviving members of the legendary group 'The Temptations' have been considered a giant in the music industry," stated Eagles Talent Speakers Bureau.
Edwards started performing at an early age and received major recognition after he replaced David Ruffin, as lead singer around 1968 within the immensely popular Temptations. "Its not all glitter and glam, show biz takes blood and sweat. To replace someone as great as David Ruffin, I had to come out with something super," explained Edwards. His career evolved with outstanding achievements of numerous inexorable hits. The Temptations won their first #Grammy Award, with Dennis Edwards, as their lead singer. "Concurrently, this award was also the first for #Motown Records. The award launched a succession of awards that culminated in 14(fourteen) Gold Albums, 7(seven) Grammy nominations and 5(five) Grammy awards." He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, along with sales of more than one hundred million throughout the world. An award winning movie was produced about the Temptations which featured the life story of Edwards, along with other members of this amazing group.
Dennis Edwards, maintained a solo career for awhile, before joining the Temptations Review which consists of such members as David Sea, Mike Pattillo, Chris Arnold and Paul Williams, Jr., son of one of the original Temptations. "The fans love to hear our hits. We can't get away from that. Listening to some of the Temptations songs brings back memories. For me, it has been a different meaning. Eddie, David, Paul and Melvin are gone now. Hearing their voices, I sometimes get emotional," stated Edwards. He then commented about how the number one hit Cloud Nine, won the Temptations their first Grammy, after he joined the group. Over the years, Dennis Edwards along with members of the Temptations Review, still compel and delight audiences with the performance of their major hits worldwide. Their music will continue to be a source of inspiration for generations to come.
Participants Enjoyed This Event Promoted by Now That's Entertainment
Rick and Sheila Coley, along with their crew started the day around twelve noon as bus loads through such tour companies as Jay Tours, arrive at The Waterfalls Banquet facilities in Delaware. The guests came from New York, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and various other locations. They were greeted with an abundance of scrumptious appetizers, from tacos too pull pork, chicken wings, seafood dishes and a luscious display of salads. The platters of delicious choices were endless. Cocktails, were also available through a cash bar. DJ Ron, was in charge of the turntable as a multitude of oldies were played which enticed the guests to dance. It was encouraging to see Alisa, who is eleven and her brother Fred, who is twelve on the dance floor with their eighty-five year old great grandmother Bernice and grandmother Levine. Both grandparents, encouraged the young people to appreciate music from past generations. This was truly a family affair even for the young people who enjoyed themselves as well.
It was also a pleasure to speak with Andrea Monier from Baltimore, Maryland, Chante and Steve Pratt, of Point Blank band from Delaware. Cynthia Clark, who was one of the first persons to received her beautifully plated, white gloved served dinner who stated, "It is delicious and I am looking forward to the show." Sandi Rochester, a jazzy lady; Helen, who is featured dancing in the video above and is ninety-one years old and never misses a step. Angela, who was recently baptized and is now serving as a regular full time pioneer and Lisa, who was spiritually uplifted because her Bible student is now baptized and diligently serving Jehovah. She knew this was the very best career any individual could partake of. Lynette Thomas, of My Dream Tours, is the owner and driver of her tour bus. She looks forward to continue working with Rick Coley and staff of NTE, to shuttle their guest to shows in the future. With all the various types of individual personalities, the entire event was "amazingly entertaining."
NTE, offers various packages to their shows. You can obtain just tickets to their productions or many choose to have appetizers, cocktails and dinner at The Waterfalls, in Delaware. For individuals coming from out of town, they can obtain tickets to travel on bus liners, enjoy a full course delicious meal and obtain tickets for the performances. For future packages or ticket information contact Rick Coley, at Now That's Entertainment. The bus tour, dinner and show may also include an overnight stay at a hotel along with attendance to a Sunday, spiritual meeting at a local Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Rick, Sheila and their crew try to accommodate the needs of their participants.
Skip Mahoney and the Casuals Performed their Major Hit
Rick Coley, introduced me to one of the promoters of GP Promotions, Gerard Pinkney, who serve as Promoter of Skip Mahoney and the Casuals. Their major million dollar selling hit is entitled, #Where Ever You Go. Catherine Harper on Youtube commented, "Man if this song didn't take me back!! . . . My heart melted and every time he played it, listening to the lyrics wow. . .humble beginning. . .Love conquers." Skip and the Casuals other hit include Land of Love, described as, "A trademark LP for connoisseurs of falsetto based on sweet soul music of the mid-70's." One listener acknowledged that Skip Mahoney and the Casuals' music, "Stands the test of time and represents the best the period offered." Many of the audience members agreed that this group is immensely talented and they enjoyed their performance.
Impressionist CP Lacey at his Best
C.P. Lacey, is one of the world's greatest impressionist. Whether, he is #President Obama, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, #Kanye West or James Brown, his slapstick comedy consumes individuals with laughter. For more than two decades Lacey, has filled countless audiences with a source of joy through his brilliant performances. He has an array of more than thirty different characters but Lacey admitted, "James Brown is nearest to my heart. I just love for people to leave my shows feeling great." Lacey, is a genius, in the comedy field and we look forward to his future performances, no matter what character he evolves into.
Now That's Entertainment Future Plans
Promoter, Rick Coley has gained an extra source of energy as he discussed how, along with his family they are taking a product called #TruAge Max, which fights harmful AGEs within the body. This product has enabled Rick, to stop taking heart medication and helped his wife Sheila and daughter Sheilita with health problems they experienced as well. Rick, plans to combine healthful seminars as well as entertainment for his guests in the future. For more information on these healthful seminars combined with entertainment, contact Rick Coley at (866) 733-2344 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Ken, who has known Rick for some twenty five years and serves in sales at NTE, said that such artist as Tracy Braxton, will be combined with a health seminar in July. Howard Hewett and Pieces of A Dream, will also be part of NTE's performances in the future. For more information on these future events, along with packages go to the NTE's website or contact Rick Coley. We look forward to what Rick and his crew, has planned for us in the future.
Harold Melvin's Blue Notes Perform their Major Hits
#Harold Melvin's Blue Notes, are still one of the top world renown groups that exude a certain Philadelphia sound from the seventies. This group was formed by Harold Melvin, in 1954 and their hit such as Wake Up Everybody, continues to propel them into stardom with a new generation dazzled by their music. During an interview, one of the group's members Anthony Brooks, expressed how he felt when the Blue Notes, were asked to perform this song at the White House for #President Obama, in Washington, DC at the Inaugural Ball. Brooks, went on to admit, "My favorite Blue Note song is our signature song, the song used in President Obama's campaign, Wake Up Everybody." With so many problems in the world today, those words within this song still resonate within our communities. This was also the last album that Teddy Pendergrass, performed with the Blue Notes as lead singer before his death. Today, Donnell Gillespie, enthrall audiences with his powerful voice and swagger.
Harold Melvin died in 1997, but in honor of his commitment and dedication to the group, they continue to carry his name. The magnitude of talent John Morris as well as Rufus Thorn, demonstrate with Brooks and Gillespie, allows Harold Melvin's Blue Notes to continue to fascinate audience members with through their astute performances.
A video from YouTube about one of the world's most talented groups, "Harold Melvins's Bluenotes."
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