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Tribeca 2017 Set to Open With ‘Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives’ Premiere Event at Radio City Music Hall

Tribeca 2017 Set to Open With ‘Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives’ Premiere Event at Radio City Music Hall

This year’s Tribeca Film Festival has announced today that it will open its 16th edition with the world premiere of the feature-length documentary “Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives” at Radio City Music Hall on Wednesday, April 19. The premiere will be followed by a special concert that features performances by superstars including Aretha Franklin; Jennifer Hudson; Earth, Wind & Fire and more.

Directed by Chris Perkel, the film is based on Davis’ 2013 bestselling autobiography and chronicles the historic influence of the so-called “Man with the Golden Ears,” tracking his humble beginnings all the way through his dominance in the often cutthroat world of music production and talent discovery.

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“Directing this film provided a wonderful challenge because Clive Davis stands at the center of a culture-defining array of talent that has shaped the last half century of contemporary music.

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