Other popular artists from a wide variety of genres and styles (from Blues to Gospel, Alternative to Country, Rap to Rock, and Jazz to Pop and Soul) include non-other than Little Richard, George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic, Jerry Lee Lewis, Memphis’ own Bar-Kays, Huey Lewis & The News, Booker T. & The MG’s, the “Godfather of Soul” James Brown, of course Memphis’ “King of Blues” B.B. King, Bo Diddley, The Romantics, Memphis-born rock-favorite Egypt Central and many more. Visit here for the entire history-making 2006 Beale Street Music Festival Line-Up along with performance times.
Memphis never sounded better for this annual International event now known across the globe for music, entertainment and good food. Festivities this year will include not only the 2006 Beale Street Music Festival but also once again the Memphis in May International Festival which this year salutes Costa Rica, the World Championship Barbeque Cooking Contest, the Suntrust Sunset Symphony and more.
Visit Memphis In May official website for more information at www.memphisinmay.org or call 901-525-4611.