Rock & Roll Hall of Fame duo The Righteous Brothers topped the charts in four decades. Now, Bill Medley joins forces with one of the most versatile vocalists in America, Bucky Heard, to bring the Righteous Brothers back to the stage.
The duo takes the stage at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4, at the Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda. Tickets can be purchased online at https://rivieratheatre.org, or by calling the box office at 716-692-2413. This show is presented by Latshaw Productions.
Organizers said The Righteous Brothers concert experience will feature a string of the act’s biggest hits, including “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin,’ ” “Soul & Inspiration,” “Unchained Melody,” “Rock and Roll Heaven” and Medley’s Grammy-winning “Dirty Dancing” theme “The Time of My Life.”
The Righteous Brothers were nominated twice for a Grammy. In 1965, their recording of "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' " was nominated in the Best Rock and Roll Recording category at the seventh Annual Grammy Awards. Their rerecording of "Unchained Melody" was nominated for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group at the 1991 Grammys. They were also awarded the Best New Singing Group in the Billboard Disc Jockey Poll in 1965.
The Righteous Brothers were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on March 10, 2003.