Cliff Richard: The Soulicious Tour - Preview
Preview by Jack Foley
ONE of the most enduring legends of the UK music scene is back with a new sound and exciting new direction as Sir Cliff Richard unveils Cliff Richard: The Soulicious Tour Live at The O2, available on both Standard and Special Limited Edition DVD from November 14, 2011, courtesy of Universal Pictures (UK)
Recorded during Cliff’s Soulicious arena tour, this brand new live show features 18 instantly recognisable hits from his incredible career, alongside a line up of soul classics and brand new songs taken from his recent Soulicious duets album.
Fans are in for an even bigger treat from The Soulicious Tour DVD as Cliff is joined on stage by a distinguished line up of soul stars, including Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr., Lamont Dozier, Jaki Graham, James Ingram, Freda Payne and Percy Sledge.
Cliff classics including Living Doll, Summer Holiday, We Don’t Talk Any More, and Miss You Nights feature alongside some fabulous soul classics including Let The Sun Shine, How Sweet It Is, When A Man Loves A Woman and the hit duet with Freda Payne from the Soulicious album, Saving a Life.
Fans old and new are bound to revel in a genuinely original and refreshing concert packed to the rafters with all that has made Cliff a national institution!
Cliff said: “It’s been a thrill to share the stage with these great artists, some of who sang with me on my new album, and I am always just as excited at the prospect of performing my own hits live, once again.
“My fans bought them and I want to sing them!”
He added: “I want to give the fans a dynamic new show that includes all their favourites, as well as a host of great soul songs with a little help from an amazing line-up of guest stars.”
Cliff Richard: The Soulicious Tour DVD is definitely not one to be missed. With Cliff as vital and engaging as ever, this release marks a genuine chance for fans to catch up with their icon as he mixes the old with the new in a way no-one will have seen before.