Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre | Red Bank, New Jersey
If you want to experience great music performed by one of the world’s most legendary singer, then you should mark your calendars and come down to Redbank, New Jersey this winter! The celebrated performer and prolific balladeer Engelbert Humperdinck is coming to town for a one-night spectacle at the Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre. On Monday 11th December 2023, fans can look forward to a plethora of timeless hits, including “Release Me,” “Can’t Take Me Eyes off You,” “A Man Without Love,” and “Quando Quando Quando.” Humperdinck’s incredible staples dominated the airwaves for three decades and they are still being enjoyed by millions of listeners today! The show in Hackensack is part of a brief 2023 outing comprising 11 shows across North America! Luckily, New Jersey fans can see the legend light up the stage this December! Hurry and score tickets now to see one of the world’s finest balladeers conquer the Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre!
Arnold George Dorsey, better known by his stage name, Engelbert Humperdinck is a British music icon that seranded the world for over 50 years. Hailed as one of the greatest singers of all time, Humperdinck has over 100 studio, live, and compilation releases. He has also dropped countless singles, many of which charted on the Billboard Hot 100. Humperdinck notably sold over 150 million albums, making him one of the best-selling singers of all time. In 1967, Humperdinck dropped his breakout hit, “Release Me.” The song topped the U.S. chart and peaked at number 4 on the Billboard 200. The song is spawned from Humperdinck’s debut album, with the same name. The record, which entered the U.K. and U.S.’s charts’ Top ten, featured several more iconic singles, including the number 2 U.K. hit, “There Goes My Everything.” That same year, Humperdinck dropped another album titled The Last Waltz. The sophomore effort featured the number 1 U.K. hit, “The Last Waltz.” After this magnificent year in Humperdinck’s career, he continued to drop several more highly-acclaimed and chart-performing singles.
In 1968, Humperdinck released “Les Bicyclettes de Belsize,” which became the theme song for the popular musical film with the same name. The song, which was composed by Les Reed and Barry Mason, entered the charts in six countries, including peaking at number 5 on the U.K. chart and number 31 in the U.S. During the ‘70s, Humperdinck dropped countless Billboard Hot 100 hits. Some of his more iconic singles, include “Another Time, Another Place,” “After the Lovin’,” and “This Moment in Time,” among others.
In the 1980’s, Humperdinck regularly performed about 200 show s a year. He has also made numerous appearances in Las Vegas. Besides live concert, he also made cameos in popular series, The Love Boat, Fantasy Island, and Hotel. In 1985, he dropped A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening. The record was described as “ambitious double album.” It contains covers from several American Songbook hits,
In 1989, Humperdinck’s incredible work ethic and exemplary performances finally paid off. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and won the Golden Globe Award for Entertainer of the Year. During the ‘90s, Humperdinck became one of the most in-demand artists for the Lounge Revival movement. His music has been featured in various feature films. Meanwhile, his 1995 album, Love Unchained, entered the Top 20 in the U.S. He also made plenty of appearances on various TV and radio shows and including Late Show with David Letterman and the Howard Stern Show.
Catch Humperdinck this winter by securing tickets to his show at the Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre!