AXS TV Celebrates the Legacy of Kenny Loggins in Concert Special Airing Sunday, April 9
AXS TV CELEBRATES THE LEGACY OF ONE OF MUSIC’S MOST PROLIFIC ARTISTS IN THE ALL-NEW SPECIAL KENNY LOGGINS AND FRIENDS, PREMIERING SUNDAY, APRIL 9, AT 10pE/7pP
Highlights Include Loggins’ Much-Anticipated Reunion with Collaborator Jim Messina, and Performances by Michael McDonald, David Foster, Thundercat, Blue Sky Riders & More
LOS ANGELES – March 27, 2017 – Fly into the “Danger Zone” with AXS TV, as the network honors one of music’s most legendary artists in the hit-packed concert event KENNY LOGGINS AND FRIENDS—premiering on Sunday, April 9, at 10pE/7pP. For over five decades, few artists have had the lasting impact that Kenny Loggins has enjoyed throughout his tremendous career. Filmed in front of a live audience, this unforgettable night brings Loggins together with some of his greatest collaborators as they blaze through a career-spanning set list featuring chart-topping hits, beloved favorites, and everything in-between.
Highlights include Loggins’ much-anticipated reunion with Jim Messina, performing Loggins And Messina singles such as “Danny’s Song,” “House On Pooh Corner,” “Your Mama Don’t Dance;” award-winning singer/songwriter/composer Michael McDonald collaborating with Loggins on “This is It,” and “What a Fool Believes;” celebrated songwriter David Foster joining Loggins for a medley of songs they co-penned together, including “Forever” and “Heart To Heart;” and rousing renditions of Loggins’ signature pop anthems “Danger Zone,” “Footloose,” and “Whenever I Call You Friend,” among others. The evening also boasts performances by bass guitar mastermind Thundercat; and rock trio Blue Sky Riders—consisting of Loggins and Country stars Georgia Middleman and Gary Burr—performing with a 12-piece band; as well as a string quartet, and a 16-person choir.
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