Khan and Bjorn Again to Perform at Denim & Diamonds: Back
to the Future
Wellington, Florida December 18, 2004 -- Well-known diva
Chaka Khan will headline at the upcoming Denim & Diamonds:
Back to the Future gala, along with the internationally-acclaimed
entertainment phenomenon Bjorn Again.
Denim & Diamonds will take place on Sunday, February 15, 2004,
beginning at 6:30 pm, at The South Florida Fairgrounds in West Palm
Beach. The gala is being held for the benefit of The United States
Equestrian Foundation and The United States Equestrian Teams
efforts moving towards the 2004 Athens Olympics.
Chaka Khans amazing recording career has rewarded her with
8 Grammy Awards and 19 Grammy nominations. Her music touches upon
the beat and sounds of rhythm & blues, jazz, pop, fusion and
funk. Some of Chakas best-known hits are I Feel For
You, Chaka Khan Chaka Khan and a stunning
remake of Michael Jacksons Got To Be There. Chaka
has been featured as one of the divas on VH-1s Divas
Live along with Cher, Tina Turner, Mary J. Blige and Whitney
Bjorn Again is the most successful ABBA tribute group in the world,
singing a full repertoire of ABBA songs such as Dancing Queen
and Waterloo. Having performed over 3,000 concerts in
over 50 countries, Bjorn Again is undoubtedly one of the most sought-after
live rock shows. And with the tremendous success of Mama Mia,
the play based on ABBA songs and themes, Bjorn Again has skyrocketed
With an expected crowd of over 2,000, the Chaka Khan/Bjorn Again
line-up will almost certainly result in a total sell-out for Denim
& Diamonds. This years theme Back to the Future
will take guests back in time to six Olympic venues of the past
century, then into the future of Athens 2004. This journey in time
will be brought to life by event-planner extraordinaire Bruce Sutka.
Denim & Diamonds was last held in the year 2000, gearing up
for the 2000 Sydney Olympics. In the late 1990s, Denim &
Diamonds raised over $1 million dollars for The United Stated Equestrian
Individual tickets (non-reserved seating) are $300 each, with reserved
tables of 6 at $5,000, $10,000 and $25,000.
For further information, please contact Mason Phelps, Jr. or Beverly
Lake Wilkes at Phelps Wilkes & Associates, Inc. at (561) 753-3389
or at firstname.lastname@example.org.