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‘Let’s groove’: Earth, Wind & Fire is coming to the Bell Auditorium May 8

February 27, 2019

The legendary music group Earth, Wind & Fire will perform May 8 at Bell Auditorium.

Tickets are on sale now at AECTix.com, 877-428-4849 and the SRP Box Office at Bell Auditorium at 601 7th St. in Augusta.

Earth, Wind & Fire is a music institution, according to a news release from Spectra entertainment. Over their five-decade history, they’ve sold out concerts all around the globe, scored eight number one hits and have sold more than 100 million albums worldwide.

They have since released 23 albums, eight of which have gone double platinum, and hit the Top 10, making them one of the best-selling artists of all time, according to the release.

They have also won an impressive nine Grammy Awards, including one for Lifetime Achievement in 2012. In 2000, Earth, Wind & Fire was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, cementing their lasting impact on popular music.

Celebrating timeless songs and a commitment to spreading positivity, Earth, Wind & Fire has consistently made music that has bridged the gap among all generations and nationalities.

With a sound that blends funk, jazz, pop, soul and R&B, Earth, Wind & Fire launched a musical genre that can’t be confined to a specific label except their own. Whether it’s the funky and infectious “Let’s Groove” to the timeless dance classic “September” to the heartfelt “Reasons,” Earth, Wind & Fire’s catalog of hits has become the soundtrack many lives: now, then and forever.

The music of Earth, Wind & Fire is more alive than ever as they continue to inspire new audiences and thrill those who have been with them from the beginning according to the release.

Like the elements in their name, Earth, Wind & Fire’s music has withstood ever-changing trends in the world and shows no sign of vanishing and they continue to create joy and uplifting music that will forever reach a sacred universal atmosphere.