The Commodores

The Commodores
Release date
01 January 1970
The Commodores
01 January 1970 |

70 MILLION ALBUMS SOLD • 7 #1 HITS • POP & MOTOWN LEGENDS
One of the greatest Motown and R&B / funk artists of all time, The Commodores’ Walter “Clyde” Orange, James Dean “JD” Nicholas and William “WAK” King have influenced both artists young and old and in all genres with their classic songs. The Commodores brand is bigger than ever as they continue to blaze trails all over the world. Don’t miss your chance to feature one of the most successful vocal groups of all time in 2018 and beyond as The Commodores continue to thrill audiences with their Greatest Hits Tour – Live!

ACCOLADES & ACHIEVEMENTS
– 75 Million Albums Sold Worldwide
– 7 – #1 singles
– 5 – #1 Albums
– 20 – Top 10 Singles
– 15 – Top 10 Albums
– 1985 Grammy Award – “Nightshift”
– 1987 Antwerp Diamond Microphone Award
– Vocal Group Hall of Fame Inductees
– The 58th AutoZone Liberty Bowl Outstanding Achievement Award (2016)
– 2018 Casino Entertainment Awards “Musical Artist of the Year”

In 1968 the group was formed while all the members were in college at Tuskeegee Institute. After being discovered by Berry Gordy, the Commodores went on to sell over 60 million records for Motown. With hits like “Machine Gun” and “Sail On”, the Commodores became proven artists. For five decades, the Commodores have remained a force in the music industry. The Commodores aren’t just any group. They have staying power. Just like their hit song “Brick House,”