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Roy Hemmings Hits of Motown

18 June 2022

Saturday 18 June 2022
7.30pm - 10pm

Middleton Arena
LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way
M24 1AG


Known as the longest serving former member of legendary group, The Drifters, Roy worked alongside founder Johnny Moore for more than 20 years.

He has entertained audiences around the world, including appearances in several Royal Variety Performances and twice at The White House for the then president Bill Clinton.

Roy enjoyed major success when he signed a recording deal with Magnet Records in the mid-seventies with the J.A.L.N. Band, one of the first bands to storm the British charts with the dance record, ‘Disco Music, I Like It’ produced by Pete Waterman.

Roy’s second solo album, ‘All Talked Out’ which includes a fine version of The Drifters classic, ‘Like Sister and Brother’.

This show features some of the classic hits of Motown, featuring songs by The Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and Lionel Ritchie to name but a few.

To book your tickets please visit the link below or call the Box Office on 0300 303 8633.

Entry fee: Tickets £23

Contact: Middleton Arena Box Office
0300 303 8633

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