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Heart Breakfast with Ivan & Emma 6am - 10am
30 April 2018, 11:26
International superstar Lionel Richie is coming to Northampton! Lionel will be joined by Anastacia at Franklins Gardens on Friday June 1st!
Performing hits from his extensive and much loved repertoire spanning decades, all the way from the Commodores to the present day, his shows are world renowned for their party atmosphere. You'll be able to enjoy timeless mega-hits and sing along to classics such as ‘Lady’, ‘Truly, ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’, ‘Say You Say Me’, ‘Hello’ and ‘All Night Long’.
Lionel says of his return: “I’ve been missing the UK and can’t wait to make my long awaited return and to see parts of the country I’ve never made it out to before. The fans are always incredible and they make the atmosphere at every show electric, so I look forward to singing along with them soon.”
Parking - Franklins Gardens are advising that the only car parking that is available on the night for Lionel Richie must be pre-booked in advance, unless you have a VIP Pass, in which case you will already know where to park. A limited number of tickets are available here
Public Transport - Franklins Gardens is a 14 minute walk from Northampton Train Station. Come out the station, turn right onto the Weedon Road and Franklins Gardens is just under a mile up the road. Buses run every 15 mins from the station to Franklins Gardens (D3, 5, 8, 9, 12, 15, 87). National Rail Enquiries are here
Timings - Gates open at 16.30. Producer Jon from Heart Breakfast will be on stage with a DJ set from around 17.25. Anastasia will be on stage around 18.55 and Lionel Richie at 20.25. Curfew is at 22.30
Anastacia burst onto the global music scene with her debut ‘Not That Kind’ and has since gone onto massive world renowned success achieving over 20 million worldwide sales, making her one of the fastest and biggest selling artists of the new millennium. With over a dozen Top 40 entries to her name, spurred on by multi-platinum, global hits ‘I’m Outta Love’ and ‘Left Outside Alone’ and major hits ‘Sick and Tired.’ Anastacia has achieved number one hits in 19 countries, a shower of gold and platinum awards, more than 100 million YouTube views, three BRIT Award nominations and more.
Oh, and one more thing... we have your chance to win tickets to be there! All this week on Heart Breakfast, Ivan & Emma have tickets for you to win! Make sure you're listening from 07.00 every morning for the chance to win... and here's a tip! If you're phone rings... be sure to answer it with the phrase... "Hello, is it me you're looking for".