Southern California music legend Art Laboe will bring his old school energy back to Los Angeles with the Art Laboe Block Party. Presented by 93.5 KDAY Back In The Day, this concert event will feature classic funk, soul and hip-hop artists to make the party happen at the iconic Greek Theatre in Griffith Park on Friday, April 22.
“It's been decades since we've done a concert at the legendary Greek Theatre and we’re glad to be #BackInLA with 93.5 KDAY for the Art Laboe BLOCK PARTY” exclaimed Laboe. “And we’re bringing some of the most requested artists on our Art Laboe Connection radio show to perform in concert: ‘More Bounce To The Ounce’ and ‘California Love’ from the masters of funk and the talk box ZAPP, R&B sensations Rose Royce with their Car Wash soundtrack, Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King with her seductive rich voice, Sir Mix-a-Lot with his hit ‘Baby Got Back’ that was No. 1 for five weeks [in] 1992, Rapper’s Delight featuring (original members of the Sugar Hill Gang) Master Gee and Wonder Mike these guys got rap started, Vaughan Mason and Crew will make everyone ‘Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll,’ Coolio to take the party people on a ‘Fantastic Voyage’ in a ‘Gangsta’s Paradise’ and Grandmaster’s Furious Five featuring Melle Mel and Scorpio will bring ‘The Message!’”
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Art Laboe Block Party tickets start at $35 (plus convenience fees) and are on sale now at ticketmaster.com.
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