Hall of Famers Earth, Wind & Fire to Perform at Walmart AMP

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, February 12, 2019 – After five decades of music and over 100 million albums sold worldwide, Earth, Wind & Fire is coming to the Walmart AMP on Friday, May 17 as part of the Cox Concert Series. Gates open at 6 pm, and the music starts at 7:30 pm.

Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 am. Ticket prices range from $42 to $86.50 plus applicable fees and can be purchased by calling 479.443.5600 or by visiting www.amptickets.com. In-person purchases can be made at the Walmart AMP Box Office in Rogers from 10 am until 6 pm on Feb. 15 or at the Walton Arts Center Box Office in Fayetteville from 10 am until 2 pm Monday through Friday, and noon until 4 pm on Saturday.

Earth, Wind & Fire are a music institution with 23 albums, eight of which have gone double platinum and hit the Top 10, making them one of the best-selling groups of all time. They have also earned an impressive nine Grammy® Awards, including one for Lifetime Achievement in 2012. In 2000, Earth, Wind & Fire was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, cementing their lasting impact on popular music.

Celebrating timeless songs and a commitment to spreading positivity, Earth, Wind & Fire has consistently made music that has bridged the gap between generations and nationalities. With a sound that blends funk, jazz, pop, soul and R&B, Earth, Wind & Fire launched a musical genre that can't be confined to a specific label except their own. Whether it’s the funky and infectious “Let’s Groove” to the timeless dance classic “September” to the heartfelt “Reasons,” Earth, Wind & Fire’s catalog of hits has become the soundtrack many lives; now, then and forever.

The music of Earth, Wind & Fire is more alive than ever as they continue to inspire new audiences and thrill those who have been with them from the beginning. Like the elements in their name, Earth, Wind & Fire’s music has withstood ever-changing trends in the world and shows no sign of vanishing and they continue to create joy and uplifting music that will forever reach a sacred universal atmosphere.

The Walmart AMP (Arkansas Music Pavilion), a Walton Arts Center venue since February 2011, is Arkansas’ premier outdoor concert venue. The Walmart AMP has presented headlining concerts for the past 14 years. In its permanent home in Pinnacle Hills at 5079 W. Northgate Rd., Rogers, Ark., the Walmart AMP has the largest outdoor stage house in Arkansas.