If you were to closely examine the annals of modern pop music history, few creative forces have been more seminal or impacted the contemporary pop/urban genres as much as Kenny 'Babyface' Edmonds. In a relatively short time, he has reached icon status as a poignant tunesmith, prolific hit maker/producer, superstar recording artist, and revolutionary label owner. He is a statistical juggernaut, who keeps adding milestone after milestone to a legacy that seems to have no threshold or peak in sight.
A 10-time GRAMMY winner with 11 solo albums of his own, Edmonds’ impeccably crafted explorations of love, romance and relationships have made an indelible imprint on the evolution of contemporary pop music throughout the world: over 125 Top-10 R&B and Pop hits, 42 #1’s R&B hits, and 51 Top-10 Pop hits (including 16 #1’s), which have produced single and album sales in excess of over 500 million units worldwide.
Just a few of the vocalists from which his music can be heard: Whitney Houston, Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Madonna, Eric Clapton, Mary J. Blige, Michael Jackson, TLC, Celine Dion, John Mellencamp, Brandy, Aretha Franklin, Fall Out Boy, P!nk, Charlie Wilson, Chrisette Michele, Beyoncé, Anthony Hamilton, Barbra Streisand, Keri Hilson, Ledisi and Ariana Grande. He has a forthcoming duets album with Toni Braxton entitled, Love, Marriage & Divorce with an expected release date of February 4th, 2014, on Motown Records. [from Kenny 'Babyface' Edmonds biography]
Saturday, January 18th, 2014
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino presents
KENNY 'BABYFACE' EDMONDS
with After 7
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
777 Casino Center Drive
Hammond, IN 46320