The Chi-Lites: Dillard University's Pre-Commencement Concert

With Special Guests the D.U. Concert Choir

at Dillard University - The Avenue of the Oaks

Time: 8:00pm     Day: Thursday     Doors: 7:00pm     Ages: All Ages     Price: $35
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Legendary soul group the Chi-Lites will headline Dillard University’s Annual Pre-Commencement Concert on Thursday, May 3. The Dillard University Concert Choir will open the show. All proceeds will go to benefit Dillard student scholarships. Join us for a night of music, drinks, dancing and fun in support of a great cause!

The Chi-Lites

The Chi-Lites were a Chicago-based smooth soul vocal quartet from the early 1970s, one of the few from the period to not come from Memphis or Philadelphia. They were led by Eugene Record, and scored eleven Top Ten R&B hits, in the early part of the decade. The group formed in the late 1950s when The Chanteurs (Record, Robert "Squirrel" Lester, and Clarence Johnson) teamed up with Marshall Thompson and Creadel "Red" Jones to form The Hi-lites. Wishing…