Collins Live Mpls presents:
Freedom, A TRIBUTE TO GEORGE MICHAEL
Come experience the music of George Michael with a Twin Cities All Star Line Up Featuring Julius Collins, Petar Janjic, Jeremy Ylvisaker, Charles Hayes, John Guari and Rachel Holder as they play all the hits from one of the most beloved vocalists of all time. It’s sure to be a night to remember!
Julius Collins is a renowned singer in Minneapolis. Managed by Prince when he first moved to the city from Atlanta, his band Black Julius emerged on the scene with a blend of rock and funk. Next up was the formation of the phenomenal group, Greazy Meal. which was comprised of some of the best musicians in Minneapolis. They packed the local clubs to capacity and formed a following that is still dedicated to the music and energy they created on the scene. He has been a long time co lead singer of local sensation, Dr. Mambo’s Combo. Julius is co founder of the local entertainment production company, Collins Live Mpls, and performs energetic and unique shows throughout the Twin Cities.
George Michael was an English singer, songwriter, record producer and philanthropist who sold over 120 million records worldwide. Michael won various music awards throughout his 30-year career, including three Brit Awards—he won Best British Male twice, four MTV Video Music Awards, six Ivor Novello Awards, three American Music Awards, and two Grammy Awards from eight nominations. Michael, who came out as gay in 1998, was an active LGBT rights campaigner and HIV/AIDS charity fundraiser.