1 Harbour Blvd.
Camden, NJ 08103
www.livenationvenue.comDate: August 7, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane, Camila Cabello and Lauren Jauregui, better known as Fifth Harmony, make a stop of the BB&T Pavilion along the Camden waterfront. The American five-member girl group formed on the second season of The X Factor USA in July 2012 have taken the country and the world by storm. They credit such R&B artists like Patti LaBelle, One Direction, Beyonce, Janet Jackson and Rihanna for their sound. Always at the top of the charts since their debut, the group has emerged as the most successful alumni from the U.S. television competition franchise.
Earth, Wind And Fire
The Borgata Event Center
One Borgata Way
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
www.theborgata.comDate: August 19 and 20, 2016 at 8 p.m.
As the mighty elements align, the house will be rocking with the R&B sounds of Earth, Wind and Fire as the legendary group performs two concert dates at the Jersey Shore. One of the most successful and innovative bands of the 20th century, EWF is set to appear at the dazzling Borgata Events Center. Catch them this summer at the shore before they embark on a 15-city tour with Chicago that will likely miss the region this fall.
Ja Rule And Ashanti Reunite On Tour
421 North 7th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
www.electricfactory.infoDate: August 26, 2016 at 8 p.m.
Regular R&B collaborators Ja Rule and Ashanti are sharing and co-headlining an eleven-date tour this summer which will electrify Philadelphia. Responsible for a plethora of chart-topping joint singles, including the Grammy-nominated summer smash “Always On Time,” the duo will likely make their concert a memorable one for fans. Both taking time away from their acting careers, their tour is a must-see event.
Ms Lauren Hill
The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
52nd and Parkside Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
www.manncenter.orgDate: August 27, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Ms. Lauren Hill will grace the stage at the Mann Center this August with a concert that will surely excite and entertain the audience. Hill will bring her neo-soul vibes to the Mann with special guest Machel Montano from Trinidad. The New Jersey native is most recently responsible for contributing six tracks to the soundtrack “What Happened, Miss Simone?” about the life of musician Nina Simone.
The Whispers With Howard Hewitt
The Dell Music Center
2400 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19132
www.mydelleast.comDate: August 27, 2016 at 7 p.m.
One of R&B music’s most beloved and popular music groups will take center stage at The Dell sharing with fans of all ages their string of hits from the 1960’s and 70’s. Their vocal style harkens back to a more genteel style of crooning, preferring songs that speak to heartfelt emotions. Fans can expect the group to belt out such tunes like “Just Gets Better with Time,” “Lady,” “Let’s Go All the Way,” and “Lost and Turned Out.” Their body of work encompasses four decades of Pop and R&B so they will have more than enough to keep the crowd entertained.