The B-52s 40th Anniversary Tour comes to the Au-Rene Theater at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, August 29th
With over twenty million albums sold, the B-52s are celebrating their 40th Anniversary Tour with special guests OMD and Berlin. Renowned as the World’s Greatest Party Band, the B-52s remain one of rock music’s most beloved and enduring music groups of all time. From groundbreaking songs like “Rock Lobster,” “Dance This Mess Around” and “Private Idaho“ to chart-topping hits like “Love Shack” and “Roam” and “Deadbeat Club” to their thrilling reemergence on the pop scene with their 2008 CD Funplex the B-52s’ unforgettable dance-rock tunes start a party every time their music begins.
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD), the synth-pop duo from Wirral, England, pioneered their genre combining massive chart success with hits such as 'Enola Gay', 'So in Love' and 'If You Leave' propelled them into the stratosphere, The latter of which was heavily featured in the John Hughes 'Pretty In Pink' film. Berlin will forever be recognized as the American progenitor of electro-pop artistry with sensually appealing lyrics. The multi-platinum selling artists soared to international acclaim with "Take My Breath Away" which solidified their everlasting place in American popculture receiving both the Golden Globe and Academy Award for "Best Original Song" from the movie Top Gun.