THE KING’S MEN TOUR

Sun, Sep 16     Phoenix,AZ                  Comerica Theatre                                   Fri, May 11

Wed, Sep 19    Los Angeles,CA            Gibson Amphitheatre                              Fri, May 11

Sat, Sep 22      Concord,CA                  Sleep Train Amphitheatre                        Fri, May 11

Tue, Sep 25      Dallas,TX                      Verizon Theatre AtGrand PrairieSat, May 12

Wed, Sep 26    Houston,TX                   Reliant Arena                                         Sat, May 12

Fri, Sep 28       Atlanta,GA                   Chastain Amphitheatre                           Fri, May 11

Sun, Sep 30     Miami,FL                      AmericanAirlines Arena                          Fri, May 11

Tue, Oct 02      Tampa,FL                     USF Sun Dome                                     Fri, June 1

Thu, Oct 04       Norfolk, VA                    Constant Convocation Center                  Fri, June 8

Sat, Oct 06      WashingtonDC            VerizonCenter                                       Fri, May 11

Sun, Oct 07      Philadelphia,PA           LiacourasCenter                                    Fri, May 18

Tue, Oct 09      Cleveland,OH               WolsteinCenter                                     Fri, May 11

Wed, Oct 10     Chicago,IL                   United Center                                        Mon, June 18

Fri, Oct 12        Detroit,MI                     Fox Theatre                                           Sat, May 19

Sun, Oct 14      Brooklyn,NY                 Barclays Center                                     Sat, May 12

 

 

KIRK FRANKLIN

For nearly two decades, Kirk Franklin has been a multi-platinum-selling purveyor of majestic fusions of gospel and contemporary music. Franklinis a pioneer in gap-bridging musicianship, uniting audiences across gospel, hip hop, pop and R&B.  His irresistible rhythms and rhapsodies have resulted in albums that consistently top both Billboard’s Gospel and Christian charts, as well as ascend in to the Top 10 of the mainstream R&B/Hip Hop chart. Franklinis also the host and executive producer of the gospel talent show “Sunday Best,” the highest-rated gospel program in BET network history now heading into its fifth season. To date, Franklin has garnered nine GRAMMY® Awards, an American Music Award, 39 Stellar Awards, 16 Dove Awards (CCM), eight NAACP Image Awards, two BET Awards, a Soul Train Award, and numerous others.

 

MARVIN SAPP

Since his debut release in 1996, Marvin Sapp has been thrilling Gospel audiences everywhere with his acrobatic vocals and deep-within-the-heart delivery.  He made history with his seventh album, Here I Am, which was the all-time highest charting gospel album in Billboard history, debuting at Number 2 on the Billboard 200 chart.  His latest release, his ninth solo effort, is entitled I Win.  He has won two BET awards, seven Dove Awards, multiple Stellar Awards and numerous others.

 

DONNIE MCCLURKIN

For a man who has declared that he may at any moment cease making music to concentrate fully on his passion for ministering,Donnie McClurkinhas never stayed away from recording profoundly uplifting music for the soul for very long.  Born in 1959, McClurkin was encouraged at an early age by the legendary Andrae’ Crouch, after his aunt became a singer in the Gospel great’s choir.  Fighting through a rough home life and a battle with cancer, Donnie was eventually discovered and recorded a solo album.  After an appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s top-rated television show, Donnie’s solo debut was catapulted to the upper regions of the Gospel charts and his career was born.  Donnie has won three GRAMMY® Awards, as well as BET, Soul Train and Dove awards.

 

ISRAEL HOUGHTON

Israel Houghton is known by thousands for his day job as a worship leader at Joel Osteen’s LakewoodChurchin Houston, Texas.  But since 1997 with the release of his debut album Whisper It Loud, Houghton has been recording and performing his music for Gospel fans all over the world.  Since then he’s performed with such pop icons as Alicia Keys, performed at the 50th Annual GRAMMY® Awards, racking up two gold albums, six Dove Awards, two Stellar Awards, a Soul Train Award and four GRAMMY® Awards in the process.

 

 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

 

John Vlautin at SpinLab at 818-763-9800 or jv@spinlab.net or

 

Liz Morentin at Live Nation at 310-975-6860 or LizMorentin@livenation.com

 

 

About Live Nation Entertainment:

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