Will Downing Tickets
Will Downing Tickets
If you are a lover of true music who consider the late 70’s to mid 80’s to be the peak of true soul of music, then you are in for a treat. So put on your bell bottoms, grab your shades and put on your zaniest shirt because you are in for one wild night. And it all comes just for the price of one ticket. Believe it or not, this one ticket will solve all your summer blues. All you have to do is buy Will Downing tickets.
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- Will Downing, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill - New York tickets for 04/11 07:30 PM at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill New York, New York, NY
- Sat Apr 11 2015
- Will Downing, State Theatre - NJ tickets for 04/12 07:00 PM at State Theatre NJ, New Brunswick, NJ
- Sun Apr 12 2015
Your eyes are not playing tricks on you. This is the chance to hear and watch Will Downing. The same legendary background singer who belted out hits along with the best of them, including legends such as Billy Ocean, Nona Hendryx, Rose Royce, Daryl Payne, Marc Sadane, Warp 9 and Jennifer Holliday. These artists will now be singing exclusively for you and your loved ones as you sit back and let the good times roll. This amazing singer caught a lucky break when he was discovered by Arthur Baker who recognized a diamond in the rough and hired him as a soul singer for his band Wally Jump Jnr. and the Criminal Element. In 1988, Downing signed a solo contract with Iceland Records and recorded his debut album, Will Downing, which was produced by Arthur Baker.
The breakthrough came with the single A Love Supreme. In this song, Will sang the classic John Coltrane in a different way than the original version performed by John Coltrane. He also sang a duet with British soul singer Mica Paris on the remake of Where is the Love? which he also produced in 1989. That same year, he also released his second album which was titled Come Together as One. Another interesting piece of trivia relating to his music is that on his third album which was titled A Dream Fulfilled released in 1991 there were a lot of influences from jazz in that album. Will also did a cover version of the The World is a Ghetto. This song was a massive hit for the band during 1972 and Will was able to bring all the popularity of the old hits back again with his cover version.
The next two or three decades were the golden period of Will as he churned out hits after hits with each new album. Some of his classic albums that left all the ladies weak in the knees were such unforgettable ones as Pleasures of the Night , All the Man You Need , Sensual Journey , Emotions ,Christmas, Love and You and Soul Symphony. Due to his consistency, Will continued to have a huge fan following and a successful career that defied his age and genre. If you want to relive those glory days when life used to be simpler and songs had real soul and meaning in them, then buy Will Downing tickets to go back in time to an era when all was pure and genuine.
Will had to endure many hardships during his life. But the ultimate test of endurance came in 2006 when he was diagnosed with Polymytosis, a disease that weakens muscles and joints. But such was the love for his fans that he never gave up and continued to sing so much so that his 2007 album Tonight was completed with him singing songs while on a wheelchair.
With the support of his fans, he has continued to fight the disease and make music that moves soul. In 2009 he released a soulful album Classique which was followed in 2010 by Lust, Love & Lies (An Audio Novel) his fifteenth studio album in a long illustrious career. Buy Will Downing tickets if you want to be a part of the life of this amazing singer.