Welch, Minn. (December 5, 2018) An evening of pop legends and Motown icons takes the stage for one night at Treasure Island Resort & Casino on March 1.
Celebrating their 50th anniversary in the business, marked by the 1969 release of their chart-topping debut single, “I Want You Back,” The Jacksons, consisting of founding members Jermaine, Tito, Jackie and Marlon, are the most recognizable performing family in music history and are among the world’s most well-known musicians.
Having sold more than 100 million records over the course of their career they have received numerous awards including induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 5 – #1 albums, 18 – #1 hits, 17 Top 10 albums and 17 Top 40 singles. They have a catalogue of music hits that everyone knows such as “ABC,” “I’ll Be There,” “Rockin’ Robin,” “Dancing Machine” “Never Can Say Goodbye” and many, many more.
One of the greatest Motown and R&B funk artists of all time, The Commodores’ Walter “Clyde” Orange, James Dean “JD” Nicholas and William “WAK” King have influenced both artists young and old and in all genres with their classic songs. The list of achievements for this band is impressive and includes 75 million albums sold worldwide, 7 – #1 singles, 5 – #1 albums, 20 Top 10 singles, 15 Top 10 albums and they have also garnered a Grammy Award for “Nightshift” and recently received the 2018 Casino Entertainment Awards “Musical Artist of the Year.” With a song list such as “Machine Gun,” “Sail On,” and the popular “Brick House” the Commodores have remained a force in the music industry.
Fans can expect an evening of non-stop hits from these two powerhouse bands as they perform for you here at The Island!
Tickets will go on sale Friday, December 7, at noon. Tickets for this show will be $99, $89 and $59. For tickets visit www.Ticketmaster.com or come to the Island Box Office to purchase your seats. The shows begin at 8 p.m. 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 the Dakota Station. Treasure Island Resort & Casino is the only casino resort in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. Treasure Island offers guests some of the best gaming, accommodations, food service and nationally known entertainment in the casino industry. Treasure Island’s facility features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a 6-table poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Casino guests can relax in Treasure Island’s luxurious hotel which is the second largest hotel in Minnesota in with 788 guest rooms and suites. Guests may also enjoy The Lagoon water park and Wave Spa. Casino guest can take in a show with national entertainers in the 2,800-seat Island Event and Convention Center as well as the new spacious outdoor concert venue, Treasure Island Amphitheater. Additional guest amenities include a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park, a 125-passenger cruise yacht and Island Xtreme Bowl, a 24-lane bowling center, arcade and lounge. For more information visit www.TIcasino.com