Your guide to Philly's diverse creative scene, nightlife, music, food & more


CATEGORIES

EVENTS

Features

Whitney Houston: A Philly Tribute Featuring Carol Riddick, Jaguar Wright, Leah Smith – February 22, 2012

  • February 22nd 2012
    • Whitney Houston
      • Whitney Houston
      • Photo Credit: Courtesy of Whitneyhouston.com

Wednesday, February 22

Doors open at 5 p.m.

Show times: 7:30 p.m. & 9 p.m. (two sets)

Warmdaddy’s

1400 S. Columbus Blvd.

Philadelphia, PA 19147

The loss of Whitney Houston, one of music’s most powerful voices, has everyone belting soulful classics in remembrance of her undeniable legacy. From the unforgettable ballad I Will Always Love You to the upbeat feel-good song I’m Every Woman, how could anyone not fall head over heels in love with her sound? She had a gift that touched the hearts of people from all walks of life, and it’ll never be forgotten.

Since Philly is home to a number of powerhouse divas, it’s only natural that a tribute be done in Whitney’s honor. When we say this tribute is the real deal, we mean it! Creative Ambassador Carol Riddick, Helen Bruner & Terry Jones, Jaguar Wright, Leah Smith, Jean Baylor and more will grace the stage at Warmdaddy’s to pay homage to one of the industry’s most celebrated artists. Philly 360˚ will definitely be in the house for this one!

Tickets will only be sold on a first-come-first-served basis the night of the show. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Click here for more info.

Philly 360˚ Shout Out: Much love to the Lyn Brown Music Group for pulling together an awesome lineup for this tribute!

  • Tags:
  • Claudette Ortiz,
  • Helen Bruner & Terry Jones,
  • I Will Always Love You,
  • I'm Every Woman,
  • Leah Smith,
  • Lyn Brown Music Group,
  • R&B,
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital,
  • Whitney Houston Philly Tribute,
  • featured events,
  • live music,
  • music,
  • performance,
  • soul
blog comments powered by Disqus

The 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing - May 1 - 31, 2015

    • Join Art Sanctuary for the 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing

The 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing When: May 1 - 31 Where: Various Locations Cost: See website for details. More Info: Click here. Art Sanctuary is back on the scene with The 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing — and this year, they are definitely doing it big.…

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest Opening With DJ Jazzy Jeff - Friday, May 22 to Monday, May 25

    • DJ Jazzy Jeff

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest Opening with DJ Jazzy Jeff When: DJ Set Friday, May 22, 9 - 11 p.m. | See the full weekend schedule here. Where: Penn’s Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard Cost: FREE More Info: Click here for details. This weekend, to celebrate the opening of the…

Philly Loves The Soulquarians - Saturday, May 23

    • Philly Loves The Soulquarians

Philly Loves The Soulquarians When: Saturday, May 23, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Where: Johnny Brenda's, 1201 Frankford Avenue Cost: $10 until 10pm $15 after More Info: RSVP here. Flygirrl is at it again! The successful "Philly Loves.." series returns with another amazing session of paying tribute to the…

The Buddy System - Monday, May 25

    • King Britt at Silk City

The Buddy System When: Monday, May 25, 8 p.m. Where: Johnny Brenda's, 1201 N. Frankford Avenue Cost: $8 More Info: Buy tickets online here. Philly, two of the country's finest creatives are teaming up at Johnny Brenda’s in Fishtown for the next edition of The Buddy System. This new…