Gerald Alston Giving Concert as Part of the 2022 Reunion Festivities!
On Friday Night of the Reunion, Gerald Alston and the Manhattans, the Soul and R&B Grammy Award Winning Group will hold a concert at McGregor Hall in Henderson, North Carolina. Tickets will be on sale several weeks prior to the event for $35.00. Seating is first come first served so be smart and purchase your tickets early to ensure good seating. Gerald Alston, Manhattan Group Leader, learned his trade in Church as a teenager and went on to form a R&B Group while in High School at Henderson Institute called “The New Imperials”. Several members of the group went on to play with other bands. However, after graduation from high school Gerald attended Kittrell Junior College. During his freshman year at Kittrell College the then Manhattans Group played a concert during the school’s Winter Homecoming. While there, Members of the Manhattans group borrowed some musical equipment from Gerald’s Band. When they came to pick up the equipment they heard him rehearsing. After listening to an outstanding melodic voice, he was invited to join the group and a year later took over as lead singer. Additional details of Gerald’s career which began in 1970 and continues can be learned by following his music history.
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