Tickets on sale now for Latin fusion band Gipsy Kings at CFCC

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The Grammy-winning band Gipsy Kings perform in April at CFCC's Humanities and Fine Arts Center.
The Grammy-winning band Gipsy Kings perform in April at CFCC’s Humanities and Fine Arts Center.

Legendary Latin fusion band Gipsy Kings are heading to the Cape Fear this spring.

The Grammy-winning band will take the Cape Fear Community College’s Humanities and Fine Arts Center on Wednesday, April 27, the college announced Friday. Tickets are on sale now for the show.

For more than 25 years, the Gipsy Kings have blended flamenco guitar, rumba, salsa and pop – with booming Spanish vocals – into a notable sound that has helped the band sell 20 million albums.

Uniting the families of Reyes and Baliardo, the band continues push forward the strong tradition of Spanish music into newer generations. Featured in hit films like “The Big Lebowski,” “Toy Story 3” and “Glee,” the band has embraced western classics by Bob Marley, Doobie Brothers and The Eagles with a Brazilian and Caribbean spin.

Tickets to the local show are $36 to $75 and may be purchased online, via Ticket Central at (910) 362-7999 or at the CFCC center’s ticket office, 703 N. Third St.