The induction ceremony, open to the public and free of charge, will take place on 18th street between the Blue Room and the American Jazz Museum where a medallion, embedded in the sidewalks on 18th Street and bearing the The McFadden Brothers’ name, will be revealed at 6:00 PM.
The concert featuring Peabo Bryson and The McFadden Brothers will follow the unveiling in the Gem Theater at 7:00 PM.
Bryson’s successful hits have appeared across multiple music charts including duets — “Tonight, I Celebrate My Love” with Roberta Flack, “Beauty and the Beast” with Celine Dion and “A Whole New World” with Regina Belle. Teaming with longtime hitmakers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Bryson released his 21st studio album “Stand for Love.” Join us and “Feel the Fire”.
The McFadden Brothers, Lonnie and Ronald McFadden, have shared the stage with Sammy Davis Jr., The Count Basie Orchestra, Gladys Knight and have performed their singing, dancing, and musical acts in venues nationally and internationally. The brothers have deep roots in musical history in Kansas City, always bringing audiences to their feet.