Shalamar – London Palladium, London.
Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of the million selling “Friends” album, Shalamar featuring Howard Hewett,Jeffrey Daniel and Carolyn Griffey return to central London for this very special show at the legendary London Palladium.
This unique venue has played host to an array of Soul music stars over the years and on the 6th May Shalamar will add their name to this illustrious list!! Maybe you were at the shows at the London Dominion Theatre or even Wembley Arena back on the original Friends tour in 1982? Shalamar are regarded as one of the most influential Soul Bands of their time. Their unique style, energy, passion and songs have commanded dance floors the world over. With original members Howard Hewett & Jeffrey Daniel along with Carolyn Griffey, they’re coming to perform at London’s most iconic theatre – The Palladium! Expect to hear classic dance floor anthems – ‘Friends’ – ‘I owe you one’ – ‘I can make you feel good’ – ‘Take that to the Bank’ ‘The second time around’ and of course ‘A Night to Remember’ and many more!!
Shalamar sold over 25 million records until the classic line up split in the mid eighties. They are acknowledged as one of the best funk and soul groups of their generation. Reformed in 2001 – Howard, Jeffrey and Carolyn have been performing live with a seven piece backing band that has brought energy and a major injection of funk to audiences worldwide.
As Shalamar, Howard Hewett and Jeffrey Daniel collected more than 100 gold, silver and platinum awards. Performing live with classics such as A Night To Remember, I Can Make You Feel Good, Friends, Make That Move, Sweeter As The Days Go By, There It Is and I Owe You One. Howard and Jeffrey, together with Carolyn Griffey – the daughter of Solar Records founder Dick Griffey, they bring an exciting blend of funk, disco and soul to every live show. One of the most powerful and energetic acts on the circuit today.