Earth Wind & Fire is an America band that has spanned the musical genres of soul, jazz, R&B, funk, and rock. They are one of the most successful and critically acclaimed bands of the twentieth century. Rolling Stone Magazine described them as “innovative, precise yet sensual, calculated yet galvanizing” and has also declared that the band changed the sound of black pop. (Wikipedia.com)
EWF band was founded in Chicago by Maurice White back in 1969. The band received 20 Grammy nomination winning six as a group with two of its members, Maurice and Baily winning separate individual awards. The group has certainly earned their fame by being inducted into the Rock & Roll and Vocal group hall of fame and the Hollywood walk of fame. In the 70’s and 80’s the band had many hits such as “Shining Star”, Devotion, Reasons, just to name a few. The band is also known for as having been the first African-American performer to sell out Madison Square Garden. President Obama also invite the group to perform at the White House.
EWF tours from now through April 8th are all out of the country The new album The Guiding Light which has their brand new single , “Then & Forever”
For all other information about the group go to www.earthwindandfire.com
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