Plotting musicians scheme to usurp royal monikers such as King of Pop or King of Rock 'n' Roll, but the smart ones know never to stage a coup against the ruthless Sultan of Stage Diving. Let your ears kneel to righteous royalty with today’s GrouponLive deal to see Aretha Franklin at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh on Wednesday, July 27, at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m., and parking is included. Seating is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis upon ticket pickup at will call. In order to sit together, groups must redeem their Groupons together. Choose between the following options:
• For $20, you get one stadium 2 seat in sections 2–16 (a $29.50 value, or up to a $40 value online including all ticketing fees).
• For $31, you get one stadium 1 seat in sections 1–15 (a $49.50 value, or up to a $62.50 value online including all ticketing fees).
The indisputable Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin blesses audiences with her magical, goose-bump-inducing voice, gracing the stage with a show for the ages on her 2011 tour. A persevering gem as rare as a hard-boiled Fabergé egg, Aretha topples audiences as she sings the hits that make microphones beg for mercy. With empowering anthems such as "Respect," "Chain of Fools," and a litany of other sonic valentines, Aretha exercises her soulful sovereignty to the delight of love-struck fans and the chagrin of divorce lawyers. Grateful ears and indebted eyes will flail like candy in a kid store as they succumb to Aretha's distraction-assassinating stage presence and her puissant siren's call.