Gladys Knight was born in 1944, in Atlanta, Georgia. In the early 1950's the Ted Mack's Original Amateur Hour had a television slot. Gladys went on this show to sing and she won a contest at the young age of 7 years. In 1953 she formed a singing group named Gladys Knight and the Pips. By the end of the 1950's the group had started to tour. At this time two of the group's members were replaced with another cousin and a friend. Get your Gladys Knight tickets for sale here. Gladys Knight concert tickets sell out fast, as this singer remains in high demand, and she sings to sell out crowds. Tickets for Gladys Knight are available here.
Gladys Knight has endured years of success as a singer and songwriter. She made her start in Detroit, Michigan's very own booming MoTown. She made her debut as Gladys Knight and the Pips. It was not until the mid 1960's that this group signed on with MoTown Records. The group did not really hit success big until they were signed as the opening act for Dianna Ross and the Supremes. Not only did Gladys Knight and the Pips become a popular singing group in the United States the group was very popular in England. It is always a thrill to hear this singer in concert. Be sure to buy your Gladys Knight tickets for sale here, before they sell out.
It was in the 1980's that Gladys decided to continue her singing career as a solo artist. Because she is in such demand as a solo artist Gladys Knight concert tickets can be bought here, but try to do it as soon as possible. In 2009 Gladys Knight sang two solo songs, "His Eye is on the Sparrow", and "The Lord's Prayer", at the funeral services for Michael Jackson. That same year Gladys went on a farewell tour in the UK. Gladys is touring the U.S. so get your cheap tickets for Gladys Knight concerts here.
Gladys is a very successful singer, songwriter, author, businesswoman, actress, and humanitarian. Not only has she seen great success as a singer she has had a successful personal life. She has been married four times and has three children. She married her current husband in 2001. They enjoy the three children, sixteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Don't miss one of her concerts, Gladys Knight concert tickets are available here.
It seems as though all great entertainers will last through all kinds of trials and tribulations of the entertainment world if they are excellent entertainers, and Gladys Knight excells in excellence. Tickets for Gladys Knight are on sale here. Not only has this eight-time Grammy award winner become one of the greatest singers of all time, she has films to her credit. She was also presented with the Legend Award in 2011, and many awards previous.
Gladys Knight is a long-time resident of Las Vegas. The all famous Tropicana Hotel has a theater that is named the Gladys Knight Theater. She recently did a special singing engagement in this theater. Check into the dates and locations of other upcoming concerts and be aware that Gladys Knight tickets for sale here, sell out quickly.