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Get ready to moonwalk the night away at the Spa Pavilion, Felixstowe on Tuesday 24th July with the world’s number one Michael Jackson tribute artist who is joined by Michael Jackson’s iconic guitarist – Jennifer Batten!
King Of Pop – The Legend Continues stars tribute Navi who was hired by Michael Jackson himself as the stars official body double! With an incredible live band and dancers, the production features all of Jackson’s mega-hits in a fast-paced, two-hour show that will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along all night to the likes of Thriller, Billie Jean and Smooth Criminal.
Navi is widely regarded as the leading and most successful Michael Jackson tribute artist on the planet – a claim that is backed up by an incredible list of achievements chalked up in a career spanning three decades.
As well as working for Michael as his official body double, the star also booked Navi to performed at two of his lavish birthday parties in New York and Los Angeles. Michael not only applauded Navi for his renditions of Smooth Criminal and Billie Jean, but also went on to give him a standing ovation (captured live on film by local news crew).
Talking about his relationship with the star, Navi said: “To meet Michael was one thing, but to perform in front of the greatest entertainer of all time and to perform his songs was no easy feat and extremely nerve-wracking.”
Jennifer Batten performed with the Michael across the globe on all three of his record-breaking world tours – the Bad World Tour (1987-89), Dangerous World Tour (1992-93) and History World Tour (1996-97). She also featured heavily in the iconic Super bowl half-time show (USA) – regarded by many as Jackson’s most spectacular performance.
She was initially hand picked to play on the Bad Tour but Michael was so impressed that she joined him on the road for the next 10 years, playing on his Dangerous and History tours to more than 4.5 million fans worldwide.
Now, Jennifer has teamed up with Navi for an unforgettable experience for Jackson fans across the UK.
Talking about the tour, Jennifer said: “I’m really looking forward to playing Michael Jackson’s music again with a top notch tribute in the UK. I remember the crowds in UK were mad crazy for Michael. Not too many acts could fill Wembley stadium day after day, and year after year!”
Don’t miss this special concert featuring all the greatest hits performed by Navi and a live band led by the legendary Jennifer Batten. An absolute must see for MJ fans worldwide.
For a great night of entertainment suitable for the whole family, don’t miss Navi in King Of Pop – The Legend Continues, Tuesday 24th July at the Felixstowe Spa Pavilion. Tickets can be purchased online at www.kingofpoptour.com or by calling the venue box office on 01394 284 962