Morris Day & The Time with Sheila E

Morris Day of Morris Day & The Time

Fans of Purple Rain will want to purchase tickets to see Morris Day & The Time featuring a performance by Sheila E on Saturday, Oct. 28, at 8 p.m. at the Grand Event Center inside Golden Nugget in Lake Charles. Forming in 1981, Morris Day & The Time were close associates with the late Prince and had a lot of commercial success with songs such as “Jerk Out,” “The Bird,” “Jungle Love,” “Ice Cream Castles” and “777-9311.” Sheila E, now 59, began her career as a percussionist and became a star in the mid 80s thanks to hits like “The Glamorous Life,” “Sister Fate,” “A Love Bizarre” and “The Belle of St. Mark.” Before going solo, she provided many of the background vocals of Prince’s songs like “Let’s Go Crazy” and “Erotic City.”

Tickets are $50-$60 and can be purchased online at