Gladys Knight – The Empress of Soul

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The Empress of Soul visits Austin

The Empress of Soul, Gladys Knight, graced the stage at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on March 2, 2012. Showing no signs of slowing at the age of 67, Ms. Knight thrilled the sold out crowd as she performed some of her classics. Ms. Knight, a seven-time Grammy winner, has enjoyed several #1 hits in Pop, R&B, and Adult Contemporary genres over her fifty year career.

The singer, whose accolades included her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, also has professional credits for appearances in television, film and live performances.

Gladys KnightMs. Knight will be undertaking a new challenge this year as she will be appearing in the cast of ABC’s successful television reality show, “Dancing with the Stars.”

Review by Margy Moore
Photography by Scott Moore / Limelight Images