The Jackson 5 Second US Tour 1971

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Set list

This setlist was obtained from the March 28, 1971 concert held at the Municipal Auditorium, in New Orleans, Louisiana. It does not represent all concerts during the tour.

“I Want to Take You Higher”
“I Want You Back”
“Feelin’ Alright”
“Who’s Lovin’ You”
“Mama’s Pearl”
“I Found That Girl”
“Never Can Say Goodbye”
“Instrumental Sequence” (contains elements of “Walk On By”)
“The Love You Save”
“Goin’ Back to Indiana”

Tour dates

2 January Miami Beach Auditorium Miami Beach, FL
3 January Civic Center Mobile, AL
29 January Arena Dayton, OH
30 January St John Arena Colombus, OH
31 January West Side High School Gary, IN
26 March Fort Worth, TX
27 March Dallas, TX
28 March Houston, TX
1 April Mid-South Auditorium Memphis, TN
4 April Mississippi Coliseum Jackson, MS
5 April Monroe, LA
6 April New Orleans, LA
7 April City Auditorium Atlanta, GA (two shows: 4:00 and 8:00 p.m.)
9 April Louisville, KY
10 April Cleveland, OH

28 May Spectrum Philadelphia, PA
29 May Coliseum Indianapolis, IN
30 May Myriad Convention Center Oklahoma City, OK
22 June Summerfest Milwaukee, WI
16 July Madison Square Garden New York, NY
17 July Civic Arena Charleston, WV
18 July Hampton Roads Coliseum Hampton, VA
20 July Coliseum Charlotte, NC
21 July Sports Arena Toledo, OH
23 July International Amphitheater Chicago, IL
24 July Cincinnati Garden Cincinnati, OH
25 July Olympia Stadium Detroit, MI
27 July Coliseum Flint, MI
28 July Allen County War Memorial Fort Wayne, IN
30 July Civic Arena Pittsburgh, PA
31 July Civic Center Baltimore, MD
1 August Dorton Arena Raleigh, NC
2 August Coliseum Macon, GA
6 August Coliseum Greensboro, NC
7 August Columbia Coliseum Columbia, SC
8 August Miami Beach Auditorium Miami Beach, FL
10 August Curtis Hixon Auditorium Tampa, FL
11 August Municipal Auditorium Birmingham, AL
13 August Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, MO
14 August Kiel Auditorium St. Louis, MO
15 August Mid-South Coliseum Memphis, TN
17 August Garrett Coliseum Montgomery, AL
18 August Assembly Center Tulsa, OK
20 August Coliseum Denver, CO
26 August Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles, CA
28 August Ohio State Fair Columbus, OH
29 August Iowa State Fair Des Moines, IA
31 August Canadian National Exhibition Toronto, ON
9 September Michigan State Fair Detroit, MI
12 September HIC Arena Honolulu, HI
1 October Black Expo, International Amphitheater Chicago, IL
15 October International Amphitheater Chicago, IL
24 December Los Angeles, CA (charity concert for the Foundation for the Junior Blind)
27 December Coliseum Houston, TX
28 December Memorial Auditorium Dallas, TX
29 December Scope Norfolk, VA
30 December Coliseum Richmond, VA (breaks attendance record at 12,780)

Commercial release

None of the concerts was officially released on VHS/DVD.

TV/Bottlegs/You Tube :

None of the concert aired on TV.

TV performances

January 31, 1971: The Jackson 5 return to Gary ( Indiana ) for the first time to play two benefits concerts for for Mayor Richard Hatcher’s re-election campaign at Westside High School and they receive the key to the city. A ceremony is held outside their former home at 2300 Jackson Street. The event is filmed for a TV Special.

March 29, 1971 : The Jackson 5 are guests on The Stephanie Edwards Show where they chat and listen to their new single Never Can Say Goodbye.

April 18, 1971 : The Jackson 5 appear with Diana Ross on her first solo TV Special. They perform Mama’s Pearl/Walk On/The Love You Save, ), I’ll Be There and Feelin’ Alright (with Diana) , It Was a Very Good Year (Spoof by Michael) a skit with Bill Cosby.

November 4, 1971 : The Jackson 5 perform a medley of I Want You Back/ABC/The Love You SaveNever Can Say Goodbye + a skit on the Flip Wilson Show.


Previous tour : The Jackson 5 First US Tour 1970

Next Tour : The Jackson 5 Third US Tour 1972

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