Chicago, referred to as Chicago Transit Authority in their early days, is a legendary rock band that's left an incredible mark on the music industry. Formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, this group seamlessly blended rock, jazz, and pop into a unique and captivating sound. Their horn section, featuring a brass ensemble, sets them apart from any contemporaries.

Chicago has a remarkable list of major hits, with their debut album producing classics like "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?" and "Beginnings." Over the years, they continued to impress with chart-toppers such as "Saturday in the Park," "If You Leave Me Now," and "Hard to Say I'm Sorry."

Their accolades include numerous Grammy Awards, American Music Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In addition, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016. Chicago's enduring popularity and musical influence are a testament to their exceptional talent and innovative sound, making them an integral part of the classic rock landscape.

WDBQ-FM logo
Get our free mobile app

And now, Q 107.5 is sending you to see Chicago, live at the Adler Theater!

2024 marks Chicago's 57th consecutive year of touring. Chicago is one of the longest-running and best-selling groups of all time and the highest charting American band in Billboard's Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists list.

The first American band to ever chart albums in Billboard's Pop Top 40 in five consecutive decades, Chicago has earned an impressive 47 gold and platinum awards throughout their distinguished career. In 2020 Chicago was even awarded a Grammy for the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Recording Academy.

This Contest is now closed. Congrats to our Winners:

  • Marilyn Snyder
  • Dana Wyrick
  • Stephen Beam
  • Rob Tomkins

See Chicago live at the Adler Theater on May 28th. Tickets go on sale to the public Friday October 20th at 10am.

Show Details:

  • Chicago: May 28th @ 7:30pm
  • Adler Theater in Davenport
  • Tickets on sale Friday, October 20th at 10:00am
  • Ticket Price Range: $49.50 - $149.50

Top 100 Classic Rock Artists

CHECK IT OUT: Top 100 '70s Rock Albums

More From WDBQ-FM