Welch, MN (October 14, 2019) The legendary rock and roll band with horns, Chicago will perform live in the Island Event Center at Treasure Island Resort & Casino on April 11.
As an American group from Chicago, IL, with a jazz and rock influence, Chicago had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Chicago came in at Number 9, the highest charting American band in Billboard Magazine’s recent Hot 200 All-Time Top Artists and they are the first American rock band to chart Top 40 albums in six decades.
Since their album, Chicago Transit Authority, the bands musical brilliance charted hit single after hit single including, “Does Anyone Really Know What Time It Is?,” “Beginnings,” “I’m a Man,” “Saturday in the Park,” “25 or 6 to 4” and “Colour My World” just to name a few. It was the band’s Chicago X album that gave them their first Number 1 single, “If You Leave Me Now” and their Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo, Group or Chorus.
Chicago’s lifetime achievements include Grammy Awards, multiple American Music Awards, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a Chicago street dedicated in their honor. In 2016, the band was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Their records sales top the 100 million mark and include 21 Top 10 singles, five consecutive Number One albums, 11 Number One singles and five Gold singles and an incredible 25 of their 36 albums have been certified platinum.
Chicago will celebrate 53 consecutive years of touring. From their signature sound of the Chicago horns, their iconic vocals and a few dozen ever-classic songs, this band’s concerts are celebrations. Don’t miss this celebration!
Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 18 at 10am. Tickets for this show will be $115, $91 and $79, and will be available at TIcasino.com or at the Island Box Office. The show starts at 8pm. All attendees must be 12 years of age or older, and fans ages 12 to 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
The Prairie Island Indian Community owns and operates Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Mount Frontenac Golf Course and Dakota Station. Treasure Island is the only casino in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. The property features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Treasure Island’s 788-room hotel is the second largest hotel in Minnesota. Additional amenities include The Lagoon indoor water park, Wave Spa, Island Xtreme Bowl, Cyber Quest arcade, Kids Quest child care, various restaurants, a 16,000-seat outdoor amphitheater, a 2,800-seat indoor event and convention center, a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park and a 100-passenger yacht. For more information visit TIcasino.com.