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Yoshi's Oakland
510 Embarcadero West
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Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: 510.238.9200

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Luther Vandross Holiday Tribute Show Feat: Ray McCoy

December 26, 2013

Presented by Mark T. Elliot and The A-List Musiq Circle

Thursday, December 26
8pm $27

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Spotlight On Ray McCoy And the "Ray McCoy Band" >>>Luther Vandross Tribute "This is Christmas" from Spotlight On The Bay on Vimeo.

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, Ray McCoy and the fabulous Ray McCoy Band returns to Yoshi's Oakland this holiday season with a special holiday tribute celebrating the Love, Life & Legacy of Luther Vandross. Ray McCoy will be performing selections from the This is Christmas LP and other all-time classic hits by Luther Vandross.

Presented By Mark Elliott & The A-List Musiq Circle
(Your Bay Area's Who's Who Entertainment network)

Ray McCoy has been singing for his whole life, but mostly in places where no one could hear. Seven years ago, when the calling and the purpose became greater than his desire for solitude, Ray was moved to reveal his overwhelming passion for singing, This passion can be found from start to finish in Ray’s “Luther Vandross Tribute Show,” while performing original Vandross classics including many of his well known ballads and love songs such as “So Amazing”, 'Here and Now” “A House Is Not A Home”, and “Superstar.”

In 2010 KBLX Radio celebrated the group as the “Event of the Year” for their performance at the Dunsmuir Mansion House in Oakland. That same year, the band performed “Sundays In The Redwood” at The Woodminster Amphitheater alongside season headliners Pete Escovedo, Goapele, The Oakland East Bay Symphony, Angie Stone, and George Duke.