BBC Concert Orchestra
8 May 2019, Hackney Empire
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Friday Night is Music Night Friday Night is Music Night: 60 years of Motown

BBC Concert Orchestra
Friday Night is Music Night: 60 years of Motown
19:30 Wed 8 May 2019 Hackney Empire
BBC Radio 2 celebrates 60 years of the Motown sound with this unique concert featuring some of today’s finest soul voices performing the music that for so many music lovers was the soundtrack of the 1960’s and 70’s.
BBC Radio 2 celebrates 60 years of the Motown sound with this unique concert featuring some of today’s finest soul voices performing the music that for so many music lovers was the soundtrack of the 1960’s and 70’s.

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About This Event

Presented by Trevor Nelson and featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra, it’s time to celebrate the music of soul legends Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, and many more.

Including such classic hits as My Girl, You Can’t Hurry Love, Signed, Sealed, Delivered, Isn’t She Lovely, Sir Duke, What’s Going On, I Heard It Through The Grapevine and Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, these are the sounds that will leave you Dancing In The Street!

This concert will be broadcast as part of BBC Radio 2’s Motown 60 season.