Singer and songwriter Steve Winwood, the phenomenal GRAMMY-winning artist behind “Higher Love,” “Back in the High Life Again,” “Valerie” and “The Finer Things,” performs his greatest hits at NJPAC.
Over the course of a five-decade career, multi-instrumentalist Steve Winwood has sold more than 50 million records: His compositions include “Gimme Some Lovin’,” “Can’t Find My Way Home," “Arc of a Diver” and “The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys,” among many others. He entered the music scene at the age of 15 with the Spencer Davis Group, and went on to record with Traffic (John Barleycorn Must Die) and Blind Faith with Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker (“Had to Cry Today”). As a solo artist, he created a rich catalog of popular songs, including “Roll with It” and “While You See a Chance.”
As an in-demand session player, Winwood has contributed to landmark recordings by such performers as James Brown, George Harrison, Van Morrison, B.B. King, Etta James, Howlin’ Wolf and Christine McVie. He’s been seen on tour with Clapton, Steely Dan, Tito Puente, Tom Petty and Joe Cocker, and was named one of the “Greatest Singers of All Time” by Rolling Stone magazine in 2010.
Produced in association with Metropolitan Entertainment