Legendary Radio DJ Herb Kent stops by to talk 'Soul Train'
V103 radio DJ, Herb Kent joined us to today to share stories of his 66 years on Chicago radio. He'll be DJing and co-hosting next Monday's 40th Anniversary Celebration of Soul Train in Millennium Park. Details for the event are below:
MONDAY, SEPT. 5, 2011
Pre-Concert Dance Party on the Chase Promenade at Cloud Gate
- 4 to 5:30 p.m.
- DJ Herb Kent will be spinning hit records from the 60s, 70s, & 80s
Chicago's 40th Anniversary Soul Train Concert at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion
- 6:30 p.m.
- Hosted by Herb Kent & Richard Steele
- Don Cornelius will be honored
- Performances from Jerry Butler, The Impressions, The Chi-Lites, The Emotions, & Gene Chandler
Admission to the events above is FREE! For more information, please visit: http://www.explorechicago.org/city/en/things_see_do/event_landing/special_events/dca_tourism/soul_train_labor_day.htm
The Soul Train Photo Exhibition will run thru Oct. 2, 2011 - @ Expo 72 (72 E. Randolph ST.) - Featuring never before seen collection of more that 55 rare photographs of the biggest names in music taken right on the Soul Train Stage - Admission is FREE!
For more information, please visit: http://www.explorechicago.org/city/en/things_see_do/event_landing/events/tourism/soul_train_photo_exhibition.html
For more information on Herb Kent and his radio programs, please check out: http://www.v103.com/pages/herb.html