“America’s Sweethearts of Song,” The Lennon Sisters, will perform their timeless hits at the Suncoast Showroom on June 6 and 7.
The vocal group embarked on a successful recording career upon the release of their first album, “Let’s Get Acquainted.” Their early singles, “Tonight, You Belong to Me” and “Sad Movies (Make Me Cry)” were Billboard chart hits. Their subsequent albums, including “The Lennon Sisters Sing Twelve Great Hits,” “On the Groovy Side” and “The Lennon Sisters Today,” produced turntable favorites such as “This Is My Song, Till” and “I’m Coming Back to You.”
On television, they made hundreds of guest appearances on “The Mickey Mouse Club,” “The Ed Sullivan Show,” “The Hollywood Palace,” “Perry Como’s Kraft Music Hall,” “The Jackie Gleason Show,” “The Tonight Show” and “The Cher Show.”
In 2001, The Lennon Sisters, were formally inducted into the National Vocal Group Hall of Fame joining groups such as The Eagles, Bee Gees, The Pied Pipers, Gladys Knight & the Pips and The Chordettes.
Further cementing their place in the pop culture pantheon, they have been the inspiration for questions on top game shows including Jeopardy, Family Feud, and Trivial Pursuit. Recently, Saturday Night Live featured a recurring skit spoofing The Lawrence Welk Show and The Lennon Sisters, starring comedy favorite Kristen Wiig.
For their work on television, they were awarded a star on the world famous Hollywood Walk of Fame, preserving their popularity. Their instant stardom has lasted 55 years; The Lennon Sisters are American Legends.
Showtime each evening is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available from $29.95, plus tax and fees, and can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming box office by calling 702-284-7777, or by visiting www.suncoastcasino.com.