Tower of Power upcoming events
As one of the most influential soul, funk and R&B groups out of the 1960s, a Tower of Power show is sure to be one that you will remember for the rest of your life with all the high energy and funk that the band emit. Known for their powerful bass instruments, the soulful horns in combination with surprising percussions make for a mix of music genres that fans have been in love with since the beginning. Here at StubHub, we’ve got your Tower of Power tickets for their shows all over the world. If you find yourself with extra tickets, you can also sell them on our secure platform hassle-free.
Tower of Power's 50th anniversary tour dates and concerts
Tower of Power celebrated their 50th anniversary as a group in 2018 while they simultaneously released their 25th album, Soul Side of Town. The album has been produced to be the focal point of the 50th anniversary tour and consists of 14 upbeat, funky, and, best of all, new songs! The group has actually recorded 28 new songs, but have decided to release a second album later in 2018. With both the anniversary tour and album already receiving rave reviews, you recommend you purchase your Tower of Power tickets ASAP!
Tower of Power members and hits
Tower of Power was formed in 1968 out of Oakland, California. They have seen a multitude of highly talented musicians and have performed all sorts of music including (but not limited to) soul, jazz, funk, R&B, and pop. The founding member, Emilio Castillo, is also a composer and saxophonist. Other veteran members of the now 10-piece band include Garibaldi, Kupka “Doc”, Prestia and current members are Jerry Cortez, Roger Smith, Tom Politzer, trumpeters Adolfo Acosta and Sal Cracciolo, and lead singers Ray Greene and Marcus Scott. Castilla and Kupka formed the original Tower of Power, which was originally known as the Motowns. In 1970 the group sign a record deal and released their debut album, East Bay Grease, with songs composed and written by both Castillo and Kupka. Their second album, Bump City proved to be even more popular with hits like “You’re Still a Yong Man”. But it was their third album, Tower of Power which moved up the charts and peaking at no. 1 on some!
In total, more than 60 musicians have taken part in the legendary Tower of Power band. During reunion and anniversary tours the group is known to bring old members up on the stage with them, making their live shows that much better. Get your Tower of Power tickets today and prepare yourself for a pleasant surprise, as Tower of Power is sure to deliver and unforgettable night of funky R&B. If you like TOP, you may also enjoy the music of George Clinton or even disco-funk group KC and the Sunshine Band.