I’ve been to concerts at Grant Park before, but none like this.
First of all, it was a huge crowd. It filled every square inch of grass. I couldn’t tell you the number, but I’ve never been to a concert in Chicago where there were more people.
It is a cliche to say it was young and old, black and white, blah, blah. But it WAS.
Steve Wonder did three hours of his song book. Three hours and you knew every song and every word. We were so far back you could barely hear. But then it just turned into Karoake with everybody singing once they figured out the first couple of bars.