Saturday, October 14, 2017
Jo Long Theatre | 8PM | $35 – $45
“As the songs thumped and twitched in current rhythm-and-blues styles, Mr. Lattimore was every bit the modern soul man.” – Jon Pareles, The New York Times
Mesmerizing Soul Singer
Grammy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Kenny Lattimore is a musical genius. Lattimore was raised on gospel music and R&B/pop icons such as Chaka Khan and Marvin Gaye. At Howard University, Lattimore became the lead singer for the R&B group Maniquin and later relocated to New York City as a solo act and was signed to Columbia Records in 1995. In addition to the Grammy-nominated “For You,” Lattimore’s body of work includes his critically acclaimed sophomore album From the Soul of a Man and two duet albums with Chanté Moore: Things That Lovers Do and the gospel/R&B double- CD Uncovered/Covered.
Lattimore’s last solo project was the 2008 covers album, Timeless. Mr. Lattimore has garnered Soul Train and Stellar Awards nominations as well as the NAACP Image Award for Best New Artist. Kenny is currently working on a new project to be released in 2017 that is sure to showcase the same sultry voice,sweet harmonies and memorable melodies that will continue to add to the legacy of authentic R&B. kennylattimore.com