Thursday, May 8
Atlas Performing Arts Center
The Atlas is pleased to welcome jazz vocalist and six-time Grammy Award nominee Nnenna Freelon. "A jazz singer with unstinting vivacity.” (New York Times), Freelon is known for her ability to interpret songs in their truest form. She has worked with Indie Hip Hop band, The Roots, Gospel group, Take 6, guitarist Earl Klugh and pianist, Ramsey Lewis, Sir Elton John, Italian tenor, Andrea Bocelli, and so many more.
“Freelon had no problem charming the audience with a bright, rhythmically infectious performance.” – The Washington Post