The voting continues at MSG.com to determine The Greatest Madison Square Garden Show with the 1990’s. Over the last two weeks, you’ve had your chance to cast your votes for the favorite shows of the 70’s and 80’s, well now we want to hear what you thought about shows that took place in the 1990’s
The R&B powerhouse, Luther Vandross, sang his heart-tugging hits for four nights at Madison Square Garden, October 2, 3, 5 and 6, 1991. Vandross played five more shows at MSG before his 2005 death. To vote for Luther Vandross, or any of the artists in this feature, go to MSG.com
The final poll, shows of the 2000’s open Monday, November 23
In the name of true Valentine’s Day happiness, we decided to have a little fun with Mariah Carey and Luther Vandross’, “ Endless Love“, from Mariah’s The Ballads CD. Fill in the blanks and get as creative as you can! Play with a friend or by yourself, and see what funny new song lyrics you can come up with. Then, share your creations in the comments section.
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A suave crossover balladeer and meticulous pop craftsman whose impeccable phrasing, delicate articulation and romantic delivery were underscored by his extra–ordinary hitmaking talents as a songwriter, producer and arranger, Luther Vandross (1951-2005) was by every account THE most beloved R&B male vocalist of his generation. With a cumulative 20 gold, platinum and multi-platinum certifications in the U.S. alone (singles, albums, videos) and worldwide sales of more than 30 million albums, Luther’s impact on popular tastes has been second to none.
The multi-platinum, 8-time Grammy Award-winning career of this singer’s singer and musician’s musician is commemorated on LOVE, LUTHER – the first box set in his name. The 56-track, deluxe display-book package of four CDs, boasting the lion’s share of his 27 years of R&B/pop crossover chart titles – plus album tracks, live versions from long-form videos, rarities (including background session vocals and contributions with Aretha Franklin, Gregg Diamond, and Change), duets with Frank Sinatra, Mariah Carey, Beyoncé, Dionne Warwick, Cheryl Lynn, and Gregory Hines, and six previously unreleased tracks.
Love, Luther also features:
* 56 stunning songs on 4 CDs — over 4 hours of music!
* Breathtaking ballads, funky favorites, demos and all the #1 hits
* Intimate moments with Luther at rehearsal
* Deluxe 60-page book includes rare photos and memories from the Vandross family album
* A powerful essay plus a beautiful poem from Luther’s mother
Pre-order now @ Sony Music Store!
Check out more Luther at http://www.legacyrecordings.com/Luther-Vandross.aspx