On Friday, Nov. 4, the Maui Arts & Cultural Center (MACC) will present an evening of romantic soul with heartthrob recording artist Brian McKnight in Castle Theater.
In addition to his talents as a singer, songwriter and producer, McKnight is also a multi-instrumentalist who plays piano, guitar, bass, drums, percussions, trombone, tuba, flugelhorn and trumpet. He has sold over 20 million albums worldwide.
Brian has crossed the boundaries of every medium. He hosted "Soul Session Countdown with Brian McKnight" on BET. In addition, "The Brian McKnight Morning Show" on KTWV's smooth jazz station was rated in the top five two years running. In 2009, Brian started hosting his own syndicated radio show, which ran in over 60 markets through ABC Radio. Brian also hosted his own nationally syndicated TV show, "The Brian McKnight Show." And in 2007, he stepped into Broadway with a successful run as Billy Flynn in "Chicago."
The Maui Arts & Cultural Center will present an evening of romantic soul with heartthrob recording artist Brian McKnight in Castle Theater on Friday, Nov. 4.
McKnight has collaborated with an impressive list of the music industry's finest artists, including Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, Vanessa Williams, Quincy Jones, Boyz II Men, Christina Aguilera and Josh Groban, to name a few. Along with several Grammy nominations, Brian has been the recipient of American Music Awards, Soul Train Awards, NAACP Image and Blockbuster Awards, and was named Billboard's Songwriter of The Year.
This year McKnight released his 14th album, entitled "Just Me." Brian is making the current tour a family affair. He will be joined by his brother, Claude McKnight, and sons BJ and Niko, also known as BRKN RBTZ (Broken Robots) for what promises to be a one-of-a-kind show.
Tickets for the MACC concert are available at the Box Office for $45, $55 and $65 (plus applicable fees).
Enjoy pre-show dinner catered by Brigit & Bernard's Garden Cafe in Yokouchi Pavilion Courtyard from 5:30 p.m. Call 242-SHOW (7469) or go online to MauiArts.org.