The Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida’s highly anticipated holiday concert returns to Hard Rock Live on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. “Holidays at Hard Rock Live!” will feature an evening of festive and celebratory music from the Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida accompanied by Grammy nominated, multi-platinum, singer/songwriter and actress Jordin Sparks.
The 130-member Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida is the largest gay men’s chorus in the southeastern U.S. and is beginning its 10th season. The Chorus has become one of the region’s largest and most successful community-based choruses celebrated for outstanding musicianship, creative programming, and community outreach. Each year, The Chorus reaches over 19,000 audience members with its messages of love and inclusion.
Sparks received worldwide attention as the winner of American Idol’s season six. Sparks was just 17 years old when she won the coveted title in one of the highest rated seasons of the series. She has garnered two BET Awards, one American Music Award, one People’s Choice Award and has been nominated for two VMA Awards and a Grammy.
Her self-titled debut album went platinum, selling more than two million copies worldwide. The first three singles of "Jordin Sparks" went top five, and the album’s second single “No Air” sold four million digital downloads. “No Air” has the distinction of being the third highest selling single by any American Idol contestant and is listed at No. 27 on Billboard’s “Top 40 Biggest Duets of All Time.” Sparks’ second release, “Battlefield,” debuted on the Billboard Album chart at No. 7. Cumulatively, Sparks’ popular singles have sold more than 10 million digital tracks in the US.