Chicago Returns to Hard Rock’s Joint May 13
Chicago has twice sold out The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa. On May 13, the rock and roll band looks to repeat that feat for a third time.
Chicago’s impressive record sales top the 100 million mark and include 21 Top 10 singles, five consecutive No. 1 albums, 11 No. 1 singles and five gold singles. Twenty-five of their 36 albums have been certified platinum, and the band has a total of 47 gold and platinum awards.
Among the band’s many hit singles are “25 or 6 to 4,” “Saturday in the Park,” “Call on Me,” “Hard to Say I’m Sorry,” “ You’re The Inspiration,” “Will You Still Love Me?” and “Look Away.” The band earned the 1976 Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group for the hit single “If You Leave Me Now.”
In Billboard Magazine’s list of Top 100 artists of all time, Chicago ranked 13, making them the highest charting American band.
The line-up includes original band members Robert Lamm on keyboards and vocals, Lee Loughnane on trumpet and vocals, James Pankow on trombone, and Walt Parazaider on woodwinds, as well as Jason Scheff on bass and vocals, Tris Imboden on drums, Keith Howland on guitar and vocals, Lou Pardini on keyboards and vocals, and Wally Reyes Jr. on percussion.
In 2014, Chicago’s album “The Chicago Transit Authority” was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Later that year, the band released its most recent album, “Now,” which features 11 new songs the band recorded while on the road during the 2013 American tour.
For more information on Chicago, visit www.chicagotheband.com.
Hard Rock Hotel annd Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com or by calling 918-384-. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All guests must be 21 years of age or older.