City Slang: Diana Ross to open Freedom Hill season

April 21, 2014
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Motown legend Diana Ross will open up the Freedom Hill season on Friday, June 13.

“We’re thrilled to have one of the greatest Motown singers of all time, Diana Ross, open our facility this season,” said Tom Celani, Owner of Luna Hillside, LLC. “We continue to bring big name talent to our venue and know fans will have a memorable time at this concert and throughout the 2014 season.

A press release reads, “Born and raised in Detroit, Ross rose to fame as a founding member and lead singer of the renowned vocal group The Supremes, which, during the 1960s, became Motown’s most successful act and is to this day America’s most successful vocal group. In 1993, the Guinness Book of World Records declared Ross the most successful female music artist in history due to her success in the United States and United Kingdom for having more hits than any female artist in the charts with a career total of 70 hit singles and sold more than 100 million records worldwide with her work with the Supremes and as a solo artist.”

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Tickets go on sale Friday, April 25 at 10 a.m. Reserved tickets are $39.50, and there are a limited number of $10 lawn tickets available.

This show will offer a rare chance to see own of Motown’s finest, and perhaps hear some of those old Supremes songs on home soil.


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