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Ray Charles, Diana Ross, The Supremes, and more iconic artists perform in this concert from 1965.

Saturday at 7p
It's What's Happening, Baby

Groove to the signature sounds of the iconic soul-funk-R&B band. This all-new performance from the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA, showcases Tower of Power's soul-funk-R&B sound.

Saturday at 10:30p
Tower of Power: 50 Years of Funk and Soul
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