It was Spring 1985 when John Parr received a call from one of the world’s most successful record producers, David Foster. He requested Parr to record a song for the film ‘St Elmo’s Fire’. Parr and Foster wrote a song in honour of wheelchair athlete and activist Rick Hansen, the song was called ‘St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion)’ which also became the theme for the film St. Elmo’s Fire. The song became a huge number one hit for Parr on the Billboard Charts in Sept ’85and garnered many awards, including a Grammy Award nomination.
John Parr has sold in excess of 10 million albums and has toured with a number of acts on the road during his illustrious career including Foreigner, Toto, Tina Turner, Bryan Adams, Heart, Richard Marx and Journey to name just a few…. John is currently working on a brand new studio album due for release in 2020.
Support confirmed as ‘Fullhouse play Frankie Miller’
This show is part of our 10th birthday programming, sign up to our mailer to find out about competitions, ticket giveaways and more: https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKISLINGTONAH/signup/12606
Accessible and carer ticketing information: https://support.dice.fm/article/179-accessibilty-tickets-for-islington-assembly-hall
Presented by VMS Live.
This is a 16+ event. You may be asked to prove your age and if you’re unable to show valid ID, you may be refused entry. Valid ID includes passports, driving licences, 16+ Zip Oyster photocards and CitizenCards. Photocopies will not be accepted.