Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds
Dates & TimeJun 19 | 9:00pm
As recording artist, songwriter and producer he has earned 11 Grammys®, created 26 number-one R&B hits and has also been presented top awards from American Music Awards and The Soul Train Awards. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2013 and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2017.
His smooth sexy soulful voice has touched audiences for over five decades during which he released three consecutive multi-platinum albums: Tender Lover, For the Cool in You and The Day. He has collaborated with some of the biggest artists in music, including Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton, Barbara Streisand, Bruno Mars, Boyz II Men, Bobby Brown, Celine Dion, Toni Braxton, Usher and TLC creating the soundtrack for millions of lives around the world. His music catalogue of singles and albums have tallied hundreds of millions streams and sales worldwide forever changing the history of music.
Edmonds is a passionate philanthropist active in supporting many organizations including Carousel of Hope benefiting the Children’s Diabetes Foundation, The Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Larry Ruvo’s “Keep Memory Alive,” and Stand Up for Cancer. He has lent support to FasterCures, VH-1 Save the Music, United Negro College Fund, the David Foster Foundation, and the Mike Milken Prostate Cancer Foundation.