Live: KC & the Sunshine Band

Concertgoers at the Pechanga Resort and Casino found themselves treated to a New Year's Eve extravaganza by KC & the Sunshine Band.

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KC & the Sunshine Band brought the classic funk sound to Pechanga for NYE.
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The group was founded in 1973 in Miami, Florida.
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Their most well known songs include the disco hits "That's the Way (I Like It)," "(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty" and "Get Down Tonight."
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They took their name from lead singer Harry Wayne Casey's last name ("KC") and the "Sunshine Band" from KC's home state of Florida ("The Sunshine State").
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The NYE show was spectacular and had everyone in the crowd dancing.
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The band's self-titled triple platinum second album in 1975 contained the group's first major U.S. hit with "Get Down Tonight."
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"That's the Way (I Like It)" also became a number one hit in November 1975 and the group did well at the 1976 Grammy Awards.
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In 2001, the band made a brief comeback into the music scene after an eight-year lull with the release of a new album titled "I'll Be There For You."
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The group had an appearance in the 2003 remake of the movie "The In-Laws."
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Several KC songs have been included in the "Dance Dance Revolution" series of dance video games.
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The song "Keep It Comin' Love" was on the soundtrack of the movie, "Blow," about '70s and '80s cocaine smuggler George Jung.
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On July 6, 2013, KC & the Sunshine Band were honored with a Golden Palm Star on the Palm Springs Walk Of Stars.
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