27 March 2012


Legendary band Earth Wind & Fire will hit the shores of Sydney in the month of April, for a one-off show.

To WIN a double PASS to see EWF in Sydney head to THE SECRET LIFE OF ANGEL & answer a few simple questions! 

This is a special tribute to them to thank them for making the music I grew up on!
Earth Wind & Fire is a Soul, Funk Band which began in the late 1960's
  • The group also know as EWF was founded in Chicago, Illinois, by Maurice White
  • It was originally called the started a band called The Salty Peppers and they released 2 singles "La La Time" & "Uh Huh Yeah"
  • In 1970 the name was changed to Earth Wind and Fire which is a representation of Maurice White's star sign - Sagitarrius.
  • There have been quite a few members over the years including Philip BaileyVerdine WhiteRalph JohnsonLarry Dunn and Al McKay. 
  • The band has received 20 Grammy nominations; winning six as a group. Maurice White and Phillip Bailey, won separate individual awards.
  • EWF have sold over 90 million units worldwide.
  • The Band has had many hits over the years including: 


"Boogie Wonderland"


 "Shining Star"


Plus "That's the Way of the World", "Reasons", "Sing a Song", "Can't Hide Love", "Getaway",  "Love's Holiday", "After the Love Has Gone".



"Let's Groove" 

  • They have been inducted into just about every "Hall of Fame, including the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • After incorporating the electronic sound into their eleventh album Raise! in 1981 they sold over 1 million copies and the album went platinum.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire are known for their dynamic shows, horn section, electronic sounds and unique vocals
  • In 2005 they were awarded a BET Lifetime award
  • Two Earth, Wind & Fire songs have been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame: “That’s The Way of The World” and “Shining Star
  • The band is also known as having been the first African-American performers to sell out Madison Square Garden 
  • In 2009 Earth, Wind & Fire performed at the White House for the Governors dinner in the first social event of President Barack Obama & The First Lady Michelle Obama

Their music is timeless and has created some amazing memories!

They are musical legends!

I can't wait to see EARTH WIND & FIRE LIVE in Sydney on April 5th. You can buy tickets here

To WIN a double PASS head to THE SECRET LIFE OF ANGEL & answer a few simple questions!

This info is resourced from all over the web and EARTHWINDANDFIRE.COM

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