ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (April 28, 2016) – Let Tropicana take you “Up, Up and Away” with a musical celebration of iconic music starring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. The legendary stars will perform live on Saturday, June 11, 2016. Show time is 8 p.m. in the Tropicana Showroom, with doors opening one hour earlier.
McCoo and Davis are the voices, original stars and lead singers of the legendary group, The 5th Dimension. Together, they launched Champagne and Pop Soul Classics, including “Up, Up and Away,” “Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In,” “Worst That Could Happen,” “Stoned Soul Picnic,” “Sweet Blindness,” “Wedding Bell Blues,” and “One Less Bell to Answer.”
After leaving The 5th Dimension, McCoo and Davis recorded “You Don’t Have to be a Star (to Be in My Show).” This chart-topping record won them their own Grammy Award and landed them a television series on CBS. Billboard dubbed them “The First Couple of Pop and Soul.”
Through the years, the couple has enjoyed tremendous success as recording artists, performers and authors. Davis focused on a gospel music career and McCoo performed in television’s variety show “Solid Gold.” They have received a total of seven Grammy Awards, earned 15 gold records and three platinum records.
In their live show, McCoo and Davis not only showcase their own well-known music, but perform a loving tribute to The Beatles with hits like “Get Back,” “We Can Work it Out,” “Yesterday,” “Hey Jude,” and “Let it Be.”
Tickets to see Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. at Tropicana Atlantic City are priced from $35 to $45, subject to taxes and fees. Tickets are available now at the Tropicana Box Office, at www.ticketmaster.com or via Ticketmaster’s toll-free number at 1.800.745.3000.
About Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Atlantic City is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring 2,079 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as a “Must-See Attraction” in Atlantic City. In spring 2015 Tropicana underwent a $50 million renovation, which includes its spectacular Multimedia Light and Sound Show, the addition of AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness and renovations to its North Tower hotel rooms and casino. Must be 21. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit the official Web site at www.tropicana.net or:
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About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: TPCA) is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 7,166 employees, 5,525 rooms, 8,035 slot positions and 304 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tropicana is a majority-owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises, L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP). To learn more about Tropicana, visit www.Tropicanacasinos.com.