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8730 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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5 stars
The weather was COLD & LIL DRIZZY WITH RAIN .
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4 events
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5 stars
My friend and I ate in the restaurant prior to the show. Food and drink s were great.
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Soul City Kings take us on a royal rewind through the crazy ’80s when R&B ruled, Hip-Hop reigned and everybody danced on the 1.

The collective credits of the group include: Mary J Blige, Alicia Keys, Faith Evans, Bobby Brown, GQ, Freddie Jackson, M’lisa Morgan; Allyson Williams, Change, George Clinton, Kelly Price, Rachelle Ferrell, Lalah Hathaway, Deborah Cox, Omar, Common, The Broadway show MEMPHIS, Rita Marley, Jungle Brothers, Maxi Priest, Sean Paul, The Main Ingredient, The Manhattans, Patti Labelle, Kid n Play, Hi 5, Snow, Salt & Pepa, Lisa Lisa & The Cult Jam, Regina Belle, Lionel Hampton, Chuck Jackson, Nancy Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Boy George, Dan Ackroyd, Olu + PM Dawn.

Soul City’s setlist includes classics by: Michael Jackson, Prince, Cameo, Rick James, Teena Marie, Gap Band, Shalamar, New Edition, Bobby Brown, Johnny Kemp, Keith Sweat, BBD, Fatback Band, Maze, Jocelyn Brown, Slave, The Whispers, Gwen McCrae, Brothers Johnson, The Blackbyrds, E.U., Chuck Brown, Zapp, Luther Vandross, Kool & The Gang, Stevie Wonder, Dazz Band, Mary Jane Girls, Chaka Khan, Doug E. Fresh + The Get Fresh Crew, Run DMC, LL Cool J, Eric B. + Rakim, Kurtis Blow, Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, Salt N’ Pepa, Sugarhill Gang + Many More


JJ Sansaverino: Guitarist

Thomas Gooding: Bass

Eric Brown: Drums, Vocals

Etienne Lytle: Keyboards

Howie Robbins: Keyboards

Don Kornegay: Vocals

Letrice Cherry: Vocals