The Grand Theater | Ledyard, Connecticut
This 2023, disco is very much alive, and it’s all the more reason to celebrate the highly-addictive tunes of yesteryears. The legendary disco/funk KC and the Sunshine Band has reached their 50th year in the music industry, and this only means a 50th-anniversary celebration is in the works! The Grammy Award-winning band, led by the illustrious Harry Wayne Casey, is currently traversing the globe to celebrate this milestone with their fans. This summer, their North American trek includes a coveted stop in Mashantucket, Connecticut! On Friday, 11th August 2023, KC and The Sunshine Band will be lighting up the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods with their world-famous setlist! Get ready for some iconic staples, such as “That’s the Way (I Like It),” “ I’m Your Boogie Man,” “Get Down Tonight,” and tons more! If disco is your jam, you better hurry and secure some tickets now to see the legendary KC and The Sunshine Band at the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods!
If you happen to love disco, KC and the Sunshine Band need no more introduction. The band basically held the ‘70s in the palm of their hand. Founded by Harry Wayne Casey, the massive ensemble comprising over ten band members was a literal powerhouse that made people get up for their seats and dance. Their early hits practically took over the airwaves with iconic titles such as their number singles, “Get Down Tonight,” “That’s the Way (I Like It),” “(Shake Shake Shake) Shake Your Booty,” “I’m Your Boogie Man,” and “Keep it, Comin’ Love.” That decade, KC and the Sunshine Band dropped a total of 16 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, five of which went to number 1.
Just when people thought that the highly successful disco band had reached its peak, KC and the Sunshine Band continued to conquer the ‘80s with iconic singles like “(You Said) You’d Gimme Some More,” “Don’t Run (Come Back to Me),” “Give It Up,” and “Something’s Happening.” The band’s tenure had made them one of the disco’s biggest in-demand acts and they carried on performing their high-energy catalog across the world
Beginning in 2015, the band made a phenomenal comeback when their singles “I Love You More,” “I’m Feeling You,” “We Belong Together,” and “Movin’ Your Body.” In 2019, the band collaborated with Tony Moran and Nile Rodgers for the singles “Give Me Some More (Aye Ya Yai).”
Experience all these amazing hits live at the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods on Friday, 11th August 2023 as KC and the Sunshine Band highlights their career-spanning repertoire! The show, performed by 12 musicians, including Casey, is guaranteed to provide top-tier nostalgic entertainment! The band’s long-lasting legacy has earned them a massive fan base. They sold over 100 million records worldwide, earned multiple Grammy nominations, one Grammy win, and an American Music Award. Their influence on the next generation of musicians has made them one of the most significant forces in music. The resurgence of disco has made waves on the Internet, with modern bands and artists adapting the disco/funk sound. So expect plenty of new and old fans at this upcoming 50th Anniversary shindig! If you’re keen on partying like it’s 1975, you should quickly score your tickets now by clicking on the Get Tickets link!