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KENNY LATTIMORE


BIO: International R&B singer, Kenny Lattimore embodies the elements of traditional R&B with a decidedly contemporary flare and feel. He has established himself as a soulful song stylist of the first order receiving the NAACP Image Award for Best New Artist, and nominations for the Grammy, Soul Train and Stellar Awards. Whether putting a distinctive stamp on classic songs recorded by such musical icons as Donny Hathaway (“I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”) and George Harrison (“While My Guitar Gently Weeps”), or creating his own legacy of hits such as “Never Too Busy,” and the wedding ballad “For You”, Kenny’s style combines passion, sensuality, intensity and subtlety, making him one of today’s premier male vocalists. His vocals have graced albums by such diverse musical colleagues as Musiq Soulchild, Rachelle Ferrell, Nancy Wilson and Brian Culbertson. He continues to demonstrate his creative stability as a performer, singer, songwriter and producer, earmarking him as a leader amongst artists who are keeping the tradition of classic R&B, Soul music and Gospel very much alive in the 21st century. Kenny is also known for his dramatic stage shows, vocal agility, and romantic ambiance. He has been hailed “modern soul man” on stage by The New York Times. Although music is Kenny’s dominate muse. He has loaned his talent to the world of TV, film and theatre. He has appeared in numerous television shows such as,” The Young and the Restless”, “Moesha”, “The Parkers”, “Abby”, the movie “The Seat Filler, and recently “Holiday Love” directed by Kim Fields and “A Cross To Bear” for the Gospel Music Channel. In his theatrical journey, Kenny has starred a long side reality television star NeNe Leakes, singer Angie Stone, and supermodel Tyson Beckford in the hit play “Loving Him Is Killing Me.” He also starred in two of Don B. Welch’s productions, “Heavenbound” and “A Change Is Gonna Come” along side the talents of actors Vanessa Bell Calloway, Dorien Wilson and hilarious Jackee Harry. Lastly, television legend Ernest Thomas and Bobbi Baker of Tyler Perry’s TV sitcom “The House of Payne” starred with Kenny to rave reviews in the hit stage play “What Ever Happened to Black Love” directed by Thomas Meloncon. Evolving into a devoted humanitarian, Kenny has extended his influence to several non-profit organizations. In 2008, he served alongside actor Lamman Rucker as spokesperson for Tied To Greatness, an outreach program to improve the self-image of at-risk inner city high school males. In 2009, he served as the spokesperson for The ASHE Foundation, an organization focused on providing shoes and basic necessities to children in African nations who have been orphaned by wars, poverty, and the devastating effects of HIV/AIDS. In early 2011, he established his own non-profit organization, The Kenny Lattimore Foundation, which uses mentoring, education and the arts to transform the lives of young people. Since 1997, he has on many occasions supported the United Negro College Fund in their efforts to encourage college attendance with young people throughout America. Currently he is touring with Brian White, Monique Jackson, Keita

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Ryan Shaw's New Studio Album IMAGINING MARVIN Set for November Release Photo Ryan Shaw's New Studio Album IMAGINING MARVIN Set for November Release
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2020

Multi GRAMMY®-nominated vocal powerhouse Ryan Shaw's new studio album IMAGINING MARVIN is set for a November 27th release via Shaw's own FORM (Fans Of Real Music) Records with distribution by Broadway Records. Inspired by one of Shaw's idols, Marvin Gaye, IMAGINING MARVIN is the powerful new project...
Boney James Announces New Album Release Date Photo Boney James Announces New Album Release Date
by TV News Desk - March 31, 2020

Solid, the upcoming release from four-time GRAMMY nominated saxophonist Boney James will now be available on Concord Records on June 12, 2020 due to the “shelter at home” initiatives that have taken place in the last few weeks. In addition, all of Boney's upcoming April and May tour dates have been ...
Boney James Announces New Album Release Date Photo Boney James Announces New Album Release Date
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2020

Solid, the upcoming release from four-time GRAMMY nominated saxophonist Boney James will now be available on Concord Records on June 12, 2020 due to the “shelter at home” initiatives that have taken place in the last few weeks. In addition, all of Boney's upcoming April and May tour dates have been ...
Sam Moore To Perform With Garth Brooks On 'Grammy Salute To Music Legends' Photo Sam Moore To Perform With Garth Brooks On 'Grammy Salute To Music Legends'
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2019

Sam Moore and Dave Prater – the groundbreaking duo, Sam & Dave, who brought their gospel roots to Soul music, were one of the primary chart stars at the Stax and Atlantic labels in the '60s. Bringing the passion of call and response to their wailing soul side, the duo were honored by The Recording A...
PBS to Air GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS Photo PBS to Air GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS
by TV News Desk - August 27, 2019

In collaboration with PBS' 'Great Performances' series, the Recording Academy presents 'GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®,' the fourth annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy's 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients. Recorded in May at Los Angeles' Dolby Theatre, the event...
Dionne Warwick To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award From Recording Academy Photo Dionne Warwick To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award From Recording Academy
by TV News Desk - March 01, 2019

 Legendary Grammy Award winner DIONNE WARWICK will release her first new album in 5 years, “SHE'S BACK”, on May 10th. Produced by her son Damon Elliot, the album will be released via his Kind Music and Entertainment One (eOne). The lead-off single will be an updated version of the Burt Bacharach/Hal...
Grammy-Nominated R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Cracks Top 10 Billboard R&B Radio Chart w Photo Grammy-Nominated R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Cracks Top 10 Billboard R&B Radio Chart with New Single STAY ON YOUR MIND
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2018

Grammy-nominated R&B mainstay, Kenny Lattimore has made a triumphant return to the Top 10 Billboard Adult R&B radio chart with his new single 'Stay On Your Mind.' The song is at #8 bullet, right on the heels of singles from Toni Braxton, Peabo Bryson, Keith Sweat, Ne-Yo, and Tamia. 'Stay On Your Min...
Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July Photo Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July
by TV News Desk - July 03, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces composer and multi-instrumentalist Taj Mahal, guitar virtuosoCharlie Hunter and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, July 5 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago Photo Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Puerto Rican singer/songwriter Pedro Capó, Grammy nominee Darrell Scott and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, June 28 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Grammy Award Winning Trumpeter Nabaté Isles Takes Listeners on Eclectic Excursions wi Photo Grammy Award Winning Trumpeter Nabaté Isles Takes Listeners on Eclectic Excursions with New Album
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

Just in time to add some heat, industry acclaimed, Grammy Award-winning trumpeter/composer, Nabaté Isles is releasing his debut album, Eclectic Excursions this Summer. Building up to this 2018 release, Nabaté has performed, toured and/or recorded with almost every top musician in the industry such a...
Chick Corea, John Pizzarelli and More Scheduled to Play City Winery Chicago this Summ Photo Chick Corea, John Pizzarelli and More Scheduled to Play City Winery Chicago this Summer
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces versatile jazz master Chick Corea and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, May 31 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
City Winery Chicago Announces Average White Band, Howard Jones & More Photo City Winery Chicago Announces Average White Band, Howard Jones & More
by TV News Desk - May 08, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces British pop star Howard Jones ("What is Love?") and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, May 10 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Jane Lynch, James Hunter, & More to Play Chicago's City Winery Photo Jane Lynch, James Hunter, & More to Play Chicago's City Winery
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces holiday concerts with award-winning singer, actress, and comedian Jane Lynch ("Glee") and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, April 26 at 2:00 p.m. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Minnie's Food Pantry Raises $1.3 Million to Reduce Hunger During 10 Year Anniversary Photo Minnie's Food Pantry Raises $1.3 Million to Reduce Hunger During 10 Year Anniversary Gala Feat. Oprah Winfrey
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

The Minnie's Food Pantry Feed Just One Gala 10th Annivesary celebration was nothing short of magical as global media leader and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey took the stage and inspired a sold-out room of 760 people to pledge a total of $1.3 million to support the organization in their mission to red...
WOW GOSPEL 2018 Debuts At #1 On Billboards Top Gospel Albums Chart for 19th Year Photo WOW GOSPEL 2018 Debuts At #1 On Billboards Top Gospel Albums Chart for 19th Year
by TV News Desk - February 06, 2018

The beloved annual series, WOW GOSPEL, is back again, continuing a long-running tradition of topping the charts. The newly-released compilation, WOW GOSPEL 2018, debuts at #1 this week on Billboard's Top Gospel Albums Chart. The release serves as the 20th anniversary of the brand, and its current ch...
CeCe Winans, Tamela Mann & More Set for WOW Gospel 2018 Photo CeCe Winans, Tamela Mann & More Set for WOW Gospel 2018
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2018

The chart-topping annual series WOW Gospel returns, with the new WOW GOSPEL 2018 album available now! Featuring 30 tracks including hits from Grammy-winning and nominated stars such as CeCe Winans, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Tamela Mann, Marvin Sapp, Travis Greene, Le'Andria Johnson, Charlie Wilson, and m...
Sheryl Lee Ralph and The D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrates 27 Years Of Divas: Simply Singing
by BWW News Desk - November 27, 2017

DIVAS Simply Singing!, the longest consecutive running musical AIDS benefit in the United States, hosts its 27th annual fundraiser for The D.I.V.A. Foundation at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood California Saturday, December 9....
The D.I.V.A Foundation Celebrates 27 Years of Divas Simply Singing! With Its Most Intimate Event 12/9/17
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

Simply Singing!, the longest consecutive running musical AIDS benefit in the United States, hosts its 27th annual fundraiser for The D.I.V.A. Foundation at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood California Saturday, December 9....
Sheryl Lee Ralph and the D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years Of Divas: Simply Sing Photo Sheryl Lee Ralph and the D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years Of Divas: Simply Singing
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2017

DIVAS Simply Singing!, the longest consecutive running musical AIDS benefit in the United States, hosts its 27th annual fundraiser for The D.I.V.A. Foundation at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood California Saturday, December 9....
Sheryl Lee Ralph & The D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years of 'Divas: Simply Singi Photo Sheryl Lee Ralph & The D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years of 'Divas: Simply Singing'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2017

DIVAS Simply Singing!, the longest consecutive running musical AIDS benefit in the United States, hosts its 27th annual fundraiser for The D.I.V.A. Foundation at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood California Saturday, December 9....
Kenny Lattimore Releases Ninth Studio Album 'Vulnerable' Photo Kenny Lattimore Releases Ninth Studio Album 'Vulnerable'
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2017

Kenny Lattimore released ninth studio album, Vulnerable via Liger Enterprises/Sincere Soul Records on Friday October 13....
R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Reveals Album Cover Photographed by D-Nice Photo R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Reveals Album Cover Photographed by D-Nice
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Grammy-nominated R&B mainstay, Kenny Lattimore reveals cover art, photographed by famed DJ, photographer D-Nice whom began his career in the mid-1980s with hip hop group Boogie Down Productions....
Grammy-Nominated Saxophonist Dave Koz Releases New Christmas Album, Announces Christmas Tour And Teams Up With Salvation Army To Donate Proceeds To Provide Service To LGB
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2017

LOS ANGELES, Sept.8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ After twenty years of sold out Christmas tours and five celebrated holiday albums within as many years, saxophonist Dave Koz has done his share and then some to help to make the season bright. This year he has reassembled his original holiday lineup pianist Dav...
R&B Mainstay Kenny Lattimore Releases Official Music Video for 'Push'
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2017

Directed by Dale “Rage” Resteghini (Nicki Minaj, Fall Out Boy, Soulja Boy) and staring actress and TV/radio personality Claudia Jordan (The Real Housewives of Atlanta), the video portrays the song's storyline about a man realizing his mistake in pushing away a relationship with a good woman....
Grammy-Nominated R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Returns with New Single 'Push'
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Grammy-nominated R&B mainstay, Kenny Lattimore returns, after a 2-year hiatus, with new single PUSH available now on all digital platforms....