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“Heart & Soul Music Festival Returns With Legendary Headlining Act”


“Heart & Soul Music Festival Returns With Legendary Headlining Act”

ORLANDO, FL – March 10, 2022 – Organizers are excited to announce the 2022 Heart & Soul Music Festival’s headlining act at the Apopka Amphitheater in Orlando, Florida.  This year’s event will take place on Saturday, October 8, 2022 featuring a stellar lineup of national acts including the legendary Isley Brothers as the festival’s headliner.  Considered as one of the longest-running and most influential groups of all time, the multi-platinum R&B legends will perform some of their greatest hits live in concert for the 2nd Annual music festival. 

Selling over 18 million albums in the U.S. alone, audience members will enjoy a musical journey with timeless classic hits including “For the Love of You,” “Between the Sheets,” “Footsteps in the Dark,” “That Lady,” “It’s Your Thing,” “Caravan of Love,” and many more. The Isley Brothers are one of the only musical acts to have major charting hits over the span of eight decades. With over 16 albums on the Top 40 Billboard Charts and multiple certified gold, platinum or multi-platinum albums, the group has much to celebrate. During their career they have been honored by several musical institutions, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. The Isley Brothers are sure to be a crowd pleaser at this year’s festival.

“We could not be more excited to return to the Apopka Amphitheater with The Isley Brothers this year,” said Executive Producer and General Manager of WHPB 98.5 FM, Paul Billings. “The Heart & Soul Music Festival has become an important part of our community. Not only do we look forward to celebrating our favorite musical artist, but our community as a whole. This is what makes this festival so special. Our goals are to promote community development, economics, education, social, and cultural development.” 

Associated Producer Thomas Bonds Said “The 2022 Heart & Soul Music Festival will be an outdoor event that will bring our communities together to celebrate our history with entertainment, education, art & food.  We are hoping to strengthen business relationships, instill a sense of community pride and attract visitors to Central Florida. We are very excited to have to have the Isley Brothers as the headliner. This event promises to be a great experience for all attendees!

Described as a distinctive event that celebrates African American history with entertainment, education, food, and art, this year will include art exhibits, health screenings, food and merchandise vendors, and much more. More acts and information will be announced in the coming weeks. Tickets go on sale April 8, 2022. For the latest updates on the Heart & Soul Music Festival visit


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