In 1967, a little-known vocal group called the 5th Dimension recorded the song “Up, Up and Away” which catapulted the group to instant stardom. Countless magazine covers, world tours and several Grammys later, the 5th Dimension is recognized as one of the most prolific soul, R&B groups in musical history.
Descended from Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees and 2016 GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients Jefferson Airplane, the members of Jefferson Starship past and present have been exploring the mysteries of music for more than 1000 collective years. Give or take. But who's counting?
Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices. Five decades later, her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 50-album body of work, and heed inspiration from her spiritual discipline to thrive in the music industry for half a century.
Tony Butala, Donovan Tea, and Bobby Poynton are The Lettermen. Their signature letter sweaters may only make a brief appearance at each Lettermen performance, but the undeniable Lettermen harmony is non-stop. From their first hit in 1961, “The Way You Look Tonight”, through current hits of today, the sound is patently Lettermen. The Lettermen have 18 Gold Albums worldwide and over $25 million in record sales.
& Billy Davis Jr.
Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr., are best known for their wild success as part of The Fifth Dimension. The group’s long string of hits continues to play on radio stations today. Though they eventually left the group, their recording careers and their marriage have lasted more than four decades.
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Peter Blair Denis Bernard Noone is a multi-talented entertainer, who has been delighting audiences nearly all his life. Accompanied by his band, Herman’s Hermits, Noone consistently plays to sold-out venues the world over. He has a legion of faithful fans (known as “Noonatics”) whose loyalty is unparalleled.
Sheena Easton, whose career has spanned four decades, was born in Bellshill, Scotland, the youngest of six children and is the mother of two children, Jake and Skylar. Her recording career has included Gold and Platinum albums in the United States, Europe and Asia. She has sold over 20 million records worldwide, received two Grammys, and was the first —and still only— artist to have top five records on five major Billboard charts. In addition to her recording success, Sheena is a top concert attraction around the world.