The Music Of Sam Cooke Coming To Longview’s Belcher Center
Sam Cooke is still one America's most iconic and soulful voices as his music and his legacy continues to live on.
Cooke bridged the gap between black and white audiences and crossed generations.
He is commonly known as The King of Soul for his distinctive vocal abilities and influence on the modern world of music. Known for such amazing songs such as You Send Me, Only Sixteen, Cupid, Chain Gang, Twistin’ the Night Away, A Change is Gonna Come, and Wonderful World to name a few.
The City of Longview Cultural Arts Advisory Commission is proud to partner in the MLK Weekend Celebration, "The Music of Sam Cooke: A Change is Gonna Come".
On Saturday January 15th, at Letourneau University's Belcher Center, get ready for the incredible live show "The Music Of Sam Cooke: A Change Is Gonna Come" starring Bradd Marquis alongside a live big band in a new show depicting the life and music of the Legend of Soul.
Get There Early And Stay After The Show!
Get there early to enjoy a pre-show concert in the plaza at 6:15pm with local favorite and band "Covie" and stay for the post-show talk back with Bradd Marquis as he discusses the life and music of Sam Cooke, Martin Luther King Jr., and their role in the Civil Rights movement. Not only will this event be entertaining but educational as well!
Tickets are on sale right now at the Belcher Center website and at the box office! The All New 107.3 Kiss-FM also has your exclusive hookup to win tickets! Just keep it locked on air, online and inside your Kiss app for your chance to win!