Melvin Riley & Ready For The Word
A Michigan funk band with slight rock leanings, Ready for the World parlayed Melvin Riley's vocals and some trendy production into a pair of number one R&B hits in the mid-'80s for MCA. the orginal members began on their own Blue Lake label before signing with MCA. The label reissued the song "Tonight," and it reached number six on the R&B charts in 1984. They followed it with "Deep Inside Your Love," another Top Ten R&B single, then had their first of two chart-toppers in "Oh Sheila." It got them a huge crossover smash, ultimately topping the pop lists as well. They scored their fourth consecutive Top Ten R&B record with "Digital Display," and followed up with "Love You Down."
Original Lead Singer, Balladeer, songwriter, producer and musician, Melvin Riley will mark his success with a celebration around the world that will mark his era as a legend within the entertainment industry and being one of the most influential songwriters of our time for the Multi-Platinum 80' band. Riley Co-founded the Flint, MI band in 1982. Melvin was honored when the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame requested personal memorabilia to be showcased in their artist showcase..
Get ready for new Holiday Music to relase on December 8th, 2023 and a sneak peak video to get you in the mood Thanksgiving Day at 9:00 pm (est)
San Jose, California
3500 Sports Arena Blvd
San Diego, California 92110
To give the gift of music, Melvin Riley and bassist John Eaton will deliver a Ready for the World live stream Pay-Per-View concert entitled, “Dance & Romance Valentine’s Concert”. This pay-per-view event will air on https://iammelvinriley.com on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 9pm ET / 6pm PT. Tickets (suggested retail price $15) will go on sale Thursday, November 27, 2020 and are available for purchase on https://iammelvinriley.com. Viewers can also download the Melvin Riley TV app to access the event on Roku, Fire TV, or Apple TV.
The City of Fairburn, Georgia present a downtown celebration with a parade, vendors, kids zpne and entertainment.