Tuesday 25 September 2012
Richard Street lead singer of The Temptations 1971-1993 stars in Concert at the Congress Theatre this autumn.
Born and raised in the Motor City of Detroit, Richard Street began his musical career at the tender age of 12 playing piano and singing with his mother's encouragement and support. Since then he has been a professional entertainer for 47 years.
In 1971 Richard joined The Temptations as a full time member and took leads on songs including; The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, Firefly, Hey Girl, Masterpiece, Every Time I Close My Eyes, Super Star, Show Me Your Love, Papa Was a Rolling Stone, and many more.
Among the awards Richard has received are three Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, and an NAACP Award. He was also there when The Temptations were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989.
Join him in this special concert and celebrate all that was is great about this timeless music - played live!