Ruby Turner was born in Jamaica and grew up in Montego Bay. Her Grandfather sang the lead in one of the Island’s Gospel Groups. Moving to England when she was 9, Ruby has lived here ever since.
Her career to date has always had many unexpected twists and turns with major tours, theatre and TV appearances, and touring with Jools Holland, the future continues to look positive. Her major break came in the mid 1980’s, when she was asked to join Culture Club at the height of their stardom. This period went on to spawn the hits I’d Rather Go Blind, If You’re Ready (Come Go With Me) and It’s Gonna Be Alright .
To date, Ruby has released 17 albums plus the BBC’s ‘Live From Glastonbury’, as well as appearing on releases by the likes of Brian Ferry, UB40, Steve Winwood and Mick Jagger. She is also one of the main singers in Jools Holland’s R&B Orchestra, and features on many Tracks on his Albums.
“Soul, Gospel, and R&B : Ruby Turner is truly the genuine article. Blessed with a voice that can breathe life and meaning into any song, whether it be a passionate ballad or a fast groove” – The Guardian
AUDITORIUM SEATS: are on the ground floor, in theatre style rows, and are unreserved. Arrive early to get the best seats. BALCONY SEATS: are on the first floor, are in theatre/cinema style rows and are unreserved, arrive early to get the best seats.
UNRESERVED ROWED SEATING // 14+ (under 16s to be accompanied by an adult) // DOORS 7:00pm