Legendary singer Engelbert Humperdinck is getting ready to embark on an extensive tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of his #1 single, “Release Me”. The highly anticipated tour will include two shows at the River Rock Casino Resort on Friday, March 10 & Saturday, March 11, 2017.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 10 a.m. and are $99.50 (plus service charges). For more information and to purchase tickets, go to RiverRock.com.
It was in 1967 when music’s “King of Romance” rocketed to the top of the UK Singles charts with “Release Me”. The song remained at #1 for six weeks while preventing the Beatles’ single, “Penny Lane”/”Strawberry Fields Forever” from reaching the top. “Release Me” stayed on the charts for a record fifty-six consecutive weeks becoming one of the best-selling singles of all time with sales of over 150 million copies worldwide. He went on to release numerous hits and quickly emerged as one of the foremost entertainers in the world. His popularity continues to cross every generation and gender as his fan club remains one of the largest today with over 250 chapters.