Kool & the Gang Are Keeping The Funk Alive On Tour

Cool & The Gang tourAfter being inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame last fall, legendary pop, soul and funk group Kool & the Gang are going full steam ahead to bring their signature sound to fans all across the country with their newly announced Keeping The Funk Alive Tour featuring a variety support lineup from their friends Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh and Big Daddy Kane.

The tour begins July 22 in Charlotte, NC and will continue through Raleigh, Detroit, Kansas City, Brooklyn, Washington, DC and Las Vegas before concluding on August 28 in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets for all dates are on sale now – full information can be found below and www.koolandthegang.com.

Kool & the Gang has been celebrating their 50th anniversary as a band, with inductions into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame, Hollywood Walk of Fame, New Jersey Hall of Fame and recently being honored with a BET – Soul Train Lifetime Achievement Award.

The band has influenced the music landscape for four generations, selling over 70 million records worldwide. Their songs have merited two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 25 Top Ten R&B hits, nine Top Ten pop hits and 32 gold and platinum albums.

Kool & the Gang – Keeping The Funk Alive Tour Dates 2016

Date

City

Venue

Additional Performers

July 22

Charlotte, NC

PNC Music Pavilion

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Big Daddy Kane

July 23

Raleigh, NC

Walnut Creek Amphitheatre

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh

August 5

Detroit, MI

Freedom Hill Amphitheatre

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Doug E. Fresh, special guest TBA

August 6

Kansas City, MO

Starlight Theatre

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time

August 12

Brooklyn, NY

Coney  Island Amphitheatre

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh

August 13

Washington, DC

Jiffy Lube Live

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh

August 27

Las Vegas, NV

Orleans Arena

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh

August 28

Los Angeles, CA

Microsoft Theater

Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh

 

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