Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin and R&B powerhouse Ledisi will take the Chicago Theatre stage as part of The Rebel, The Soul & The Saint tour on Wednesday, November 8!
Ledisi and Kirk Franklin will be performing various fan favorites as well as songs from Kirk’s current album Losing My Religion and a few songs from Ledisi’s upcoming album Let Love Rule, which will be released on September 22. This tour will mark the first time that both artists have been on the road together.
Since making his debut in the early 90s, Kirk Franklin has established himself as a trailblazer and icon in contemporary music. He first took the world stage with Kirk Franklin & The Family, forever changing the look and sound of gospel music. Since then, Franklin has written and produced timeless music for himself and other artists earning numerous awards and accolades, including twelve Grammys and forty-three Stellar Awards, and has sold over 10 million albums worldwide. With a career spanning over 25 years, he continues to break new ground and make indelible contributions to popular music.
Ledisi is a nine-time Grammy nominee and her upcoming Let Love Rule album is growing with anticipation due to the success of her single “High.” The single has been heard on influential stations such as SiriusXM Heart & Soul and Music Choice R&B/Soul. She recently performed the song on the recent 2017 Black Girls Rock! Awards.