21st Jan, 2019

Top tribute to John Denver

Aaron Wise 23rd May, 2017

BRITAIN’S premier musical tribute to country music legend John Denver is coming to Worcester.

Celebrated tribute act Wayne Denton will take the audience on a journey through the musical career of one of the most prolific artists of the 20th century at the Swan Theatre this Friday (May 26).

Denver was just 53-years-old when his twin-engine plane plunged into the sea off the California coast, robbing the world of one of the greatest writers and performers ever to grace the stage with just a microphone and guitar.

While most know some of his wonderful uplifting music, few know the full extent of his humanitarian activities that encompassed ending hunger, supporting human rights and creating a healthy, sustainable environment.

Now Wayne Denton is reviving the great man’s music, transporting the audience back to a time of innocence and fun in a show that features all the popular hits, such as Annie’s Song, Leaving on a Jet Plane, Rocky Mountain High and Take Me Home Country Roads.

Throughout his career, John Denver racked up an impressive 41 albums and a whole host of prestigious awards, including two Grammy Awards and two Country Music Association Awards, as well as a staggering NASA Public Service Medal.

Releasing more than 300 songs and penning some of American folk rock’s most memorable hits, Denver is a true musical legend.

Wayne’s show will lift the hearts of all music lovers, so come along to what is sure to be a memorable night of country classics.

The event starts at 7.30pm and costs £17.50.

Call the theatre’s Box Office on 01905 611427 or visit www.worcesterlive.co.uk for more information.

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