Submitted by the Memorial Day Salute CommitteeFelix Cavaliere’s Rascals will be in concert on Saturday, May 24th at 8:00 pm as part of the 27th annual Memorial Day Salute.
Felix Cavaliere, who has rocked millions of fans with his soulful singing and songwriting skills as founder and leader of The Rascals, is a legendary artist with an extraordinary list of classic smash hits.
When you hear Felix today, you experience a concert which showcases one of the most dynamic and timeless voices in the history of pop music. Industry insiders and audiences agree that Felix Cavaliere is an artist whose talent and commitment to his craft have not diminished with the passage of time.
Felix is the main creative force behind The Rascals, the internationally-renowned classic rock group which had four number 1 hits, six top 20 singles, along with six top 20 albums. Hearing Felix sing is like embracing a long lost friend. His voice is familiar to millions through such unforgettable hits as Good Lovin’, Girl Like You, Groovin’, I’ve Been Lonely Too Long, A Beautiful Morning, How Can I Be Sure, and People Got to Be Free. His vocal style has had an impact on the development of pop music long before the term “blue eyed soul” was coined to describe The Rascals sound
Felix has been touring nationally and internationally. In addition to completing a fabulous tour with Ringo Starr, he has been thrilling audiences from as faraway as China and Japan and the Caribbean to cities and towns here at home in the U.S. Felix has also been busy coordinating and producing the music for various television commercials, including Northwest Airlines, featuring such notable performers as B.B. King, Aaron Neville, Take Six and the Four Tops.
Felix Cavalier was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.
For more information contact Jim Myers, Entertainment Chair, at 598-8202 or visit our website at www.fultonmemorialdaysaluite.com.