08/30/2012

SIRIUS XM’S “70’S ON 70” CHANNEL OFFERS LISTENERS

SIRIUS XM’S “70’S ON 70” CHANNEL OFFERS LISTENERS

“KC’S LABOR DAY SUNSHINE WEEKEND” BEGINNING FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

 

NASHVILLE, Tennessee – August 29, 2012 – Legendary Harry Wayne Casey of KC & the Sunshine Band takes over Sirius XM’s “70’s on 70” Channel this weekend. “KC’s Labor Day Sunshine Weekend” begins airing at 5 pm ET on Friday, August 31 and runs through Monday, September 3 at Midnight.

It’s KC’s choice on the channel and he knows how to keep a party going. Their infectious, feel-good, happy music propelled the band to multiple triple platinum sales and #1 signature songs such as “Get Down Tonight,” “That’s the Way (I Like It),” “Boogie Shoes,” “Rock Your Baby,” “I’m Your Boogie Man,” “Shake Your Booty,” and “Keep It Comin’ Love.”

Listeners can expect to hear great songs such as those plus KC’s personal picks including ‘70s hits such as “Brick House,” “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy,” “Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough,” “Play That Funky Music,” “September” and numerous others. KC shares his insight on meeting each of the artists and stories behind each of the songs.

KC & the Sunshine Band continue their national tour making stops in New York, Las Vegas, Atlantic City, among other cities. For a complete tour schedule, visit www.heykcsb.com

About KC & the Sunshine Band:

Formed in 1973, KC & The Sunshine Band aims to serve a single purpose: to create instant happiness through music. For nearly 40 years the group has done just that, topping the charts with seven No. 1 singles and three triple platinum albums, winning three Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year for the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack, an American Music Award, and becoming the first act since The Beatles to score four No. 1 pop singles in one 12-month period in 1976. In 2001, KC was honored with the National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences Governor’s Award, the highest honor given by a chapter of the Academy. The band’s infectious sound gives life to countless ad campaigns and hundreds of movie soundtracks. KC & The Sunshine Band has defined disco and forever influenced music with its timeless sound and mission of getting people out of their seats to celebrate, which is still being fulfilled today.