Let’s Groove Tonight: Motown and the Philly Sound – 3 PM

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Let’s Groove Tonight: Motown and the Philly Sound – 3 PM

The No Name Pops are thrilled to announce their first performance in the iconic Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Cultural Campus!

Step into a world of timeless rhythm and soul as the No Name Pops Orchestra, conducted by Herb Smith, proudly presents “Let’s Groove: Motown and The Philly Sound!” Prepare to be transported back to the golden era of music, where infectious melodies, smooth harmonies, and irresistible grooves ruled the airwaves.

Magic melodies come to life as the pop, soul and R&B sounds of Motown and the famous hits from the Philly Sound face off in this exciting concert experience. Led by Broadway superstar Chester Gregory and vocal powerhouses Ashley Jayy and Brik Liam, this incredible evening is full of class hit songs made famous by The Spinners, The Stylistics, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Lou Rawls, Diana Ross, Gamble & Huff and Percy Sledge. Philly Sound hit songs including “Ain’t No Stopping Us Now,” “You’ll Never Find A Love Like Mine,” “Love Train” and “You Make Me Feel Brand New” share the stage with Motown smash hits including “What’s Going On,” “I Heard It Through The Grapevine,” “I’m Gonna Make you Love Me” and “I’m Coming Out.”

Herb Smith, conductor
Chester Gregory, vocalist
Brik Liam, vocalist
Ashley Jayy, vocalist