One of the most successful bands of the past century, Earth Wind and Fire has managed to fascinate and enthrall millions and millions of people across the globe for over four decades. The band also known as "Elements of the Universe" or simply "EWF" have won several prestigious awards and released chart breaking albums that have been c certified multiple platinum statuses. Founder Maurice White currently leads the band formed in 1969. The EWF has successfully explored several genres of music throughout the years including funk, rock, R&B, jazz and soul. Rollin Stone praised the band and hailed them for "changing the sound of black pop." The band is also renowned for its elaborate and electrifying stage performances and live acts. By grabbing Earth Wind and Fire tickets the audience can make sure to catch one of the greatest bands of all times perform yet again for a memorable and enchanting experience.
The band has collectively won twenty Grammy
nominations and eight awards; two individual awards won by band members "Bailey" and "Maurice White." Earth Wind and Fire
has been inducted into the "Vocal Group Hall of Fame" as well as "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame." The band enjoys massive popularity throughout the world for their immense contribution in the music industry. The lively and energetic band has managed to sell over ninety million albums worldwide becoming one of the top selling bands of history. Witnessing the "Element of the Universe" live is a sight many would kill for.
Formed in 1969 by "Maurice White," the band has evolved over time into one of the top bands of the world. EWF saw numerous changes in its line-ups over the years and currently consists of "Kim Johnson," "Philip Bailey," "Morris O’Connor," "Myron McKinley," "B. David Whitworth," "Ralph Johnson," "Verdine White," "John Paris" and "Maurice White" amongst others. The group released there initial albums "Earth Wind and Fire
" (1971), "The Need of Love" (1972), and "Last Days and Time" (1972). The critically acclaimed albums brought the band under limelight. However, the release of their fourth album "Heads to the Sky" in 1973 marked a new chapter for the band. The album was an instant hit and was certified platinum status, peaking at number two position in US. The 1973 album started the classic period for the band that saw the release of seven albums that reached platinum statuses and sold millions of copies worldwide. The albums peaked at number one positions through the world and produced amazing hit singles that won various awards for the band. The group’s famous albums from 1973 till 1981 included "Open our Eyes" (1974), "That’s the way of the World" (1975), "Spirit" (1976), "All ‘n All" (1977), "I Am" (1979), "Faces" (1980) and "Raise!" (1981).
The group received its first Grammy Award
in 1975 for their hit number "Shining Star". The song was a commercial and critical success and peaked at number one position on Billboard Hot 100
and Hot Soul Songs
. Earth Wind and Fire
has won four American Music Awards
and twelve nominations. They have also been awarded the Madison Square Garden's Gold Ticket Award
for selling over hundred thousand tickets. There songs "That the Way of the World" and "Shining Star" were inducted into the "Grammy Hall of Fame" in 2004 and 2007 respectively. The band was also honored with the "National Academy of Recording Artists and Sciences Signature Governor’s Awards." In 1995, the band received a star on "Hollywood Walk of Fame".
Earth Wind and Fire
has managed to win millions of hearts, fascinating generation after generation. The African American group reshaped the pop scene and garnered rave reviews and praises for their magical work. The band enjoyed huge fan following throughout the world and performed at sold out venues. The group has sold millions of record, becoming one of the highest selling bands of all times. The band members have won numerous prestigious awards for their extraordinary skills and music talents. They are renowned for the energetic stage performances and colorful live acts that are highly enthralling and allow the crowd to live an unforgettable musical experience. The audience can witness the greatest music groups of the twentieth century by obtaining Earth Wind and Fire tickets
for a roller coaster ride with the electrifying and vivacious band.
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