Engelbert Humperdink, known as the "King of Romance" comes to Miami in January for his debut at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
Known for such classic hits as "Release Me" and "The Last Waltz," Humperdink will appear on Saturday, Jan. 18 as part of the "Live at Knight" series in the Knight Concert Hall.
A Golden Globe winner, Humperdink has sold more than 150 million records, garnered four Grammy nominations, and clinched a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He also has garnered 63 gold and 24 platinum records and recorded everything from the most romantic ballads to the platinum-selling theme song "Lesbian Seagull" for the "Beavis and Butthead Do America," movie.
Over the years, he has joined an elite group of musical artists, such as Tony Bennett and Burt Bacharach, who crossed over successfully to strike a new chord with a younger generation while keeping their core audiences.
As energetic as ever at the age of 76, Humberdink has been appearing at prestigious concert halls around the world. In between, he found time to complete a new studio album of duets with such legendary singer including Sir Elton John.
Tickets range from $39 to $99 and can be purchased through the Arsht Center Box Office or by calling (305) 949-6722.
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