Boney James with Norman Brown
Friday, June 23 at 8:00pm
Connor Palace, Playhouse Square 1615 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115
Four-time Grammy nominee and multi-platinum-selling saxophonist BONEY JAMES continues his artistic evolution with the dynamic futuresoul. Fusing his love for vintage soul music with his mastery of modern production, James has created another genre-bending work following on the heels of his 2014 Grammy-nominated album The Beat.
James has sold more than 3 million records and has earned four RIAA gold albums, a Soul Train Award, nominations for two NAACP Image Awards and 10 CD’s atop the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Albums chart. In 2009 Billboard named him the No. 3 Contemporary Jazz Artist of The Decade.
Grammy award winner NORMAN BROWN is on close terms with his audience. For almost two decades, it has been an engaging, mutually rewarding relationship, with the multitalented guitarist, composer and singer offering tasty sonic tidbits of classic R&B and contemporary jazz and his fans savoring every succulent, jazz inflected note.