Multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter Dwight Ritcher and vocalist Nicole Nelson make up the critically acclaimed indie-soul band DWIGHT & NICOLE. Their recent single “I Need Love” was named one of the Top 100 Songs of the Year by the Boston Herald. Nelson has received major accolades with her haunting version of Leonard Cohen's “Hallelujah,” which became a nationwide hit at #24 on the iTunes pop charts.
*The Apollo A-LIST advance price is $15 until midnight January 12. Please note there is a $10 drink/food minimum. Sign up for the ALIST at apollotheater.org.
The Apollo Music Café presents forward-thinking artists and draws out equally adventurous audiences, and features diverse performances across a myriad of genres from R&B, hip-hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, to rock. Presented in the Theater’s intimate Soundstage, the series continues the Apollo’s longstanding commitment to presenting diverse and innovative artistic voices. Since its debut in February 2011, the series has become a staple for a variety of music lovers—from Harlem tastemakers, tourists, to downtown creatives. The Apollo Music Café 2017 season will run monthly on Fridays and Saturdays from January to June 2017 and feature special editions including Apollo Music Café: Celebration of Ella Fitzgerald.