Patti Austin To Perform With Quincy Jones and Friends To Benefit American Cancer Society - Atlanta, GA | Patti Austin Official Website

Patti Austin To Perform With Quincy Jones and Friends To Benefit American Cancer Society – Atlanta, GA

By on Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 in News

Patti Austin will be performing at Atlanta’s historic Fox Theatre with Quincy Jones, James Ingram, Siedah Garrett and more to benefit American Cancer Society‘s 100th Birthday on Thursday May 23, 8 p.m. The event entitled “An evening with Quincy Jones & Friends” aims to encourage people to join together, make noise and take action to finish the fight against cancer.

What can you do now to help? Make some noise by:

1) donating at cancer.org/fight,
2) participating in a local Relay For Life or Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in their community, and/or
3) enrolling in the Society’s groundbreaking Cancer Prevention Study-3 to find better ways to prevent cancer.

About the American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of more than three million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 20 percent decline in cancer death rates in the U.S. since 1991, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit cancer.org.

Quincy Jones put together a playlist featuring the artists who will be performing at the event. Click the play button below to listen (Patti Austin’s “Body Language” included).

Event info:
An evening with Quincy Jones & Friends
Fox Theatre – Atlanta, Georgia
For tickets, visit www.foxtheatre.org or

contact:
Busola Afolabi
American Cancer Society
(404) 417-5894
busola.afolabi [@] cancer.org

22 comments
Larry Rentz
Larry Rentz

So sad I won't be able to be there. Some of my favorite artist on the same stage so close to home for a worthy cause!

Lee Pavorsky
Lee Pavorsky

Wish I could be there! Good luck with everything.

patricia yeaman
patricia yeaman

A great line up   - sounds like it will be a great night to support a fantastic cause  -  enjoy :) 

Patricia Yeaman
Patricia Yeaman

A great cause - sounds like it will be a great night - enjoy Patti :)

Emiko Tawarada
Emiko Tawarada

I wish they would play at the Fox Theatre DETROIT.......