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Local Motion: All Night Long: Arvell Sings Lionel Richie

7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Saturday, February 10. Finale Music & Dining (8025 Bonhomme Avenue, Clayton).


Lionel Richie wasn't just paying homage to Dr. Martin Luther King when he sang, "I had a dream, I had an awesome dream," on 1986's "Say You, Say Me." In fact, Richie was describing his vision of the type of smooth, melodic R&B that would rocket up the adult-contemporary charts and provide the soundtrack for modern romantics everywhere. Come see Lionel's dream spring into reality as local soul man Arvell Keithley tackles Richie's storied songbook with All Night Long: Arvell Sings Lionel Richie. Is there a better way to get in the mood for Valentine's Day than to hear Arvell plead his way through "Hello" as you gaze into your lover's eyes? No. No, there isn't.