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HOT SHOW - May 16: Lynne Jordan's Tribute to Nina Simone, City Winery

City Winery (Chicago)

Lynne Jordan's Tribute to Nina Simone

When: Thursday, May 16

Show Time: 7:30 p.m.

Doors: 5:30 p.m.

Where: City Winery

Address: 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL



Renowned vocalist and storyteller Lynne Jordan will take the stage of City Winery Chicago on Thursday, May 16, 2024, with a mesmerizing performance celebrating the music of the legendary Nina Simone after sold-out performances in New York, DC, and Atlanta. Backed by her sensational band, The Shivers, Lynne Jordan promises an unforgettable evening of music history. With her special brand of humor and charisma, Lynne brings a fresh perspective to Nina Simone's timeless classics, infusing them with her distinctive style and passion. The show will commence at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. This special tribute is presented by WDCB 90.9FM Jazz.


Lynne Jordan, a beloved, long-standing figure in the Chicago music scene, is known for her dynamic vocal range, lively humor, and magnetic stage presence. With a repertoire that spans blues, jazz, funk, rock, and country, Lynne captivates audiences with her soulful interpretations and raw emotion. She has garnered acclaim from audiences and critics alike, earning accolades such as being hailed as the 'favorite diva' of the late Chicago film critic Roger Ebert.


Throughout her career, Lynne Jordan has shared the stage with renowned artists, recorded with icons like Tom Waits and Urge Overkill, and performed at prestigious venues worldwide. Her accolades include being named a 3Arts Make a Wave Artist in 2021, and receiving the African American Arts Alliance of Chicago's Outstanding Achievement in Music - Rhythm & Blues Award in 2017.


Join Lynne Jordan and The Shivers for an evening of soul-stirring music and unforgettable performances. Tickets range from $22 to $35 and can be purchased online at City Winery Chicago's website or by calling (312) 733-9463.


Don't miss this opportunity to experience the magic of Lynne Jordan as she pays homage to the incomparable Nina Simone.

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I just snagged two tickets to Lynne Jordan's Tribute to Nina Simone at City Winery on May 16th. I can't wait for an evening filled with soul-stirring Buckshot Roulette music and unforgettable performances.

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