The Tams perform at the March 10 Sunday in Belleair concert at the Dimmitt Community Center.
BELLEAIR – A tribute to Motown, featuring The Tams, is coming to Sundays in Belleair outdoor concert series on March 10, 5 to 8 p.m., at the Dimmitt Community Center, 918 Osceola Road in Belleair.
The Tams have been entertaining audiences for more than 40 years. The group is best-known for hits such as “Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy,” “What Kind of Fool” and “Untie Me.”
The Tams have had two gold records, and one platinum single. They have toured and recorded with Jimmy Buffett, and performed with greats such as Gladys Knight, Jackie Wilson, and many more.
The Tams are backed by the 14 Karat Gold band.
Charles Pope co-founded The Tams with his brother, the late Joe Pope. Little Redd (Albert) Cottle has been singing and dancing with The Tams since he was 7 years old. Robert Arnold played with The 14 Karat Gold band for 15 years before becoming a Tam. He has been performing as a Tam for over 10 years. Reginald Preston has been with The Tams for 11 years. Other members of the group are Elton Richardson and the newest Tam, Rodney "Bruce" Bruce.
Concertgoers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. Food and beverages, provided by Maggie Mae’s, Mr. Bill’s Fine Foods, Bayou Catering, Sweet Caroline’s Bakery, Bella Vino Wine and Cheese Market and Great Bay Distributors, will be available for purchase. No coolers allowed.
Tickets are $5 in advance, $10 at the gate and available at The Dimmitt Community Center and at Bella Vino Wine and Cheese Market, 100 N. Indian Rocks Road.