91.9 WFPK PRESENTS GORDON LIGHTFOOT
WHEN: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Brown Theatre (315 W. Broadway)
COST: Tickets start at $49.50. Kentucky Center members can call the member hotline at (502) 566-5144. Standard tickets are available at www.kentuckycenter.org/presents, by phone (502) 584-7777, (800) 775-7777, and in-person at The Kentucky Center box office and drive-thru. Please call (502) 566-5111 for information about the range of accessibility options we offer to enhance your performance experience.
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About Gordon Lightfoot:
- Gordon Lightfoot is a Canadian singer-songwriter who has achieved international success with hits including “Early Morning Rain,” “If You Could Read My Mind,” “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald” and “Sundown,” recorded across 20 albums.
- Lightfoot’s songs have been played regularly for 50 years, earning him five Grammy nominations, five #1s, five Top 10s and thirteen Top 40 hits in the US. In Canada, he has earned sixteen #1s, eighteen Top 10s and twenty-one Top 40 hits. He has also won 17 Juno Awards – Canada’s equivalent to the Grammy Awards.
- In June 2012, Lightfoot’s legacy was further enhanced when he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and honored for his role in defining the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and ’70s. The fewer than 400 inductees who make up this impressive roster include names like Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Dolly Parton.
- In 2007, Canada Post honored him by issuing an official Gordon Lightfoot postage stamp.
For more information on Gordon Lightfoot, visit his website at www.gordonlightfoot.com.