Kirk Franklin, Fantasia, Anthony Hamilton book Tampa Bay concerts
You look like you need some soul in your life! A little bit of gospel! A bit of that Sunday morning sensation!
Well, today's your lucky day. Three big names in soul and gospel music have announced tour dates in Tampa Bay this morning.
First up is gospel king Kirk Franklin, fresh off a cameo on Kanye West's The Life of Pablo, and coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall on June 2 in support of his own new album, Losing My Religion. Tickets to that one start at $57. Click here for details.
A couple of weeks later, soul powerhouse Anthony Hamilton (Charlene) and onetime American Idol winner Fantasia (Bittersweet) will bring their co-headlining summer tour to the USF Sun Dome in Tampa on June 16. Tickets to that one start at $49.50 and go on sale Friday. Click here for details.
All of this comes on the heel of last week's announcement that R&B singer Maxwell would be returning to Ruth Eckerd Hall on Aug. 4 in support of his long-delayed, long-awaited new album blackSUMMERS'night, due July 1. Tickets to that one will start at $45 and go on sale this week. Click here for details.
-- Jay Cridlin