What we know about David Foster’s birthday plan

Get ready for a night of musical magic as legendary producer and songwriter David Foster gears up for a grand celebration of his 75th birthday on November 3 at the iconic Hollywood Bowl. This event promises to be nothing short of spectacular, boasting a lineup that reads like a who’s who of the music industry.


David Foster’s 75th Birthday Extravaganza

Among the galaxy of stars set to shine at the event are Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban, Jennifer Hudson, Michael Bublé, Kristen Chenoweth, Charlie Puth, and his talented wife, Katharine McPhee. Foster, who shares a son named Rennie with McPhee, is also the proud father of five daughters, including Sara and Erin Foster.

Foster affectionately calls his upcoming birthday bash “the big blow-up,” reflecting the magnitude of the celebration. The idea for this extravagant affair sprouted organically, as many great ideas do, during casual conversations over meals. Foster mentioned that his manager, Mark, initially floated the idea of a birthday celebration.

What started as a simple suggestion quickly gained traction. Foster’s manager began reaching out to various musicians, and the response was overwhelmingly positive. “He started asking people if they’d come and, gosh, they all started saying yes,” Foster told PEOPLE. “It’s a big deal for them to do this and it’s still taxing on their schedule, so I appreciate it very much. So it’s going to be the big blow-up.”


About David Foster

David Foster, a 16-time Grammy winner, is currently touring Asia and recently produced jazz legend Chris Botti’s latest album. Foster’s illustrious career includes producing and co-writing mega-hits like “You’re the Inspiration” and “Hard to Say I’m Sorry” by Chicago, and the chart-topping “Glory of Love” by Peter Cetera. He has also worked with music icons such as Whitney Houston, Céline Dion, and Chicago.

This grand celebration is not just a testament to Foster’s incredible contributions to the music world but also a heartfelt gathering of friends and collaborators who have shared in his remarkable journey. With such a stellar lineup, the Hollywood Bowl is set to come alive with unforgettable performances, making this 75th birthday bash truly one for the ages.

So, mark your calendars for November 3 and get ready to witness a night where musical legends come together to honor the indomitable David Foster in what promises to be an epic celebration of his legacy and talent.