A Night of Funk & Soul: with Kool & the Gang, Morris Day & the Time, Cameo

Foxwoods Resort Casino
350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338
United States

Event Description:

"A Night of Funk & Soul" starring Kool & the Gang, Morris Day & the Time & Cameo is coming to The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Friday, June 15th.

Kool & The Gang: The revered funk-pop group has sold more than 70 million albums worldwide and spent the past year celebrating half a century together. Perpetual life-event earworms like "Ladies Night," "Jungle Boogie" and "Celebration" are so ubiquitous, they've become embedded into our national consciousness. Over the course of 23 albums, starting with 1969's Kool and the Gang through the 2013 Christmas album Kool for the Holidays, the band has morphed from jazz unit to leading funk ensemble to smooth pop-soul group.

Cameo: Topped the R&B charts for more than a decade, has sold more than 17 million albums; and Cameo is one of the most popular Funk/ Rock and Soul bands of its era ! Line-ups change, styles evolve, and record labels merge, but Cameo has maintained its core funkiness for nearly four decades. 
Morris Day & The Time: The legendary, pimpadelic funkmaster, Morris Day, best known as the break out star of rock movie sensation Purple Rain, With his dynamic dancing and smooth yet gutsy vocals, Morris Day played an essential role in the development of the Twin City dance/club sound of the 1980s. A founding member of Prince’s band, the Time he remained with the group when he launched his solo career. 

Morris Day returns as the freakalicious frontman for one of the all-time greatest party bands and reunites with The Time’s original band mates, to present past favorites such as “Jungle Love,” “Get it Up,” and “The Bird”.

Most convenient Event Parking available is in the Fox Tower Self Park Garage and Valet, located off of Fox Tower Boulevard