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8167 Star Starred
B.B. King Blues Club
Between 7th and 8th Avenues 237 West 42nd Street New York City, NY 10036
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Singer Martha Wash
6 ratings
4.8 average rating
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21 events
10 reviews
17 stars
attended Aug 26 2012

We had a great time . Marta's energy and talent is unbelievable
Club location is great and we can use dance floor and get close to Marta
ALL and ALL love it

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 26 2012

fantastic and thoroughly enjoyable: remarkable MarthaWash

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1 review
81 stars
attended Aug 26 2012

Wonderfully fulfilling experience! Martha Wash's show touched my heart lifted my spirits and moved both my soul and feet! LUV me sum Martha Wash!!!

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Quotes & Highlights

Watch the video for “It’s Raining Men” by Martha Wash and the Weather Girls.


Martha Wash scored her first hit in the ‘80s with The Weather Girls (the former backup singers for soul singer Sylvester). "It’s Raining Men" became a worldwide phenomenon, peaking at No. 2 on the U.K. Singles chart and No. 1 on the U.S. Hot Dance Club Play chart. The track continues to receive regular play in clubs and on dance radio stations to this day. After The Weather Girls disbanded, Wash continued to contribute her talents to various house and dance tracks, including singing lead vocals on the C+C Music Factory’s smash hit “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” (although she was never formally credited). Wash has also released two solo albums, Martha Wash (1993) and The Collection (1998). The first of these albums featured the third smash hit of Wash’s career, “Carry On.”