Southbank Centre – Chaka Khan’s Meltdown . Date Posted: 12 March 2024

Soulgigs.com are delighted to announce a marketing collaboration with the Southbank Centre to support the promotion of their stunning Meltdown Music Festival, which will be curated this year by none other than Chaka Khan.  The iconic singer and musician curates the 29th edition of Meltdown, the UK’s longest running artist-curated music festival taking place in June 2024.  More acts are expected to be announced soon.

 

Listings thus far are as follows:

 

Chaka Khan: A Celebration of 50 Years in Music

Date: Fri 14 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

The incomparable curator of this year’s Meltdown festival celebrates 50 years of a pioneering career with a concert of her biggest hits – and ‘Ain’t Nobody’ does it better.

https://rb.gy/4epm05

 

Todrick Hall

Date: Sun 16 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Step into the world of storytelling sensation Todrick Hall, where talent, advocacy and unapologetic self-expression collide in an unforgettable performance.

 

https://rb.gy/7gdcd3

 

Rahsaan Patterson

Date: Sun 16 Jun

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Share a night of eclectic music with Rahsaan Patterson, who bridges the worlds of R&B, funk, jazz, gospel and electronica.

 

https://rb.gy/ovokbt

 

Speakers Corner Quartet & Guildhall Session Orchestra

Date: Mon 17 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Experience the electrifying collaboration between Speakers Corner Quartet and the Guildhall Session Orchestra as they join forces for Chaka Khan’s Meltdown.

 

https://rb.gy/ydgrcx

 

Mica Paris

Date: Wed 19 Jun

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Join us for a powerhouse evening with Mica Paris, the vocalist whose career has taken her from a church choir to topping the charts

 

 

https://shorturl.at/jsCJK

 

Incognito: 45th Anniversary Celebration

Date: Wed 19 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Celebrating their 45th anniversary, the acid-jazz, funk and soul collective bring their infectious grooves to life, with music from their latest album, Into You.

 

https://shorturl.at/IMRW0

 

Judi Jackson

Date: Thu 20 Jun

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall

With a voice that demands to be heard live, the rising-star jazz vocalist takes to the stage to spread love at this year’s Meltdown.

 

https://rb.gy/ii6tyd

 

Lady Blackbird 

Date: Thu 20 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Soak up the soaring music and lyrics of Lady Blackbird, whose jazz-infused hits and soulful covers reflect her journey of taking flight.

 

https://shorturl.at/fnDEJ

 

Balimaya Project

Date: Fri 21 Jun

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer

Born from the fusion of West African rhythms and the vibrant sounds of London, feel the beat of the Balimaya Project in this multi-genre concert.

 

https://shorturl.at/aduAV

 

Morcheeba

Date: Sat 22 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Genre-mashing Morcheeba take on Meltdown with the band’s signature fusion of downbeat, chill, electro-pop and soul music.

https://shorturl.at/cFJQV

 

House Gospel Choir: Sunday Service

Date: Sun 23 Jun

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Experience the fusion of the biggest house, gospel and garage tunes, brought together by the legendary House Gospel Choir.

 

https://shorturl.at/aIJN3

 

Chaka Khan & Nu Civilisation Orchestra: ClassiKhan

Date: Sun 23 Jun

Venue: Royal Festival Hall

Live with an orchestra for the first time, Chaka Khan presents the 20th anniversary of her album ClassiKhan for the closing night of Meltdown 2024.

 

https://shorturl.at/hpyGQ

 

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