Apollo Music Café

Apollo Music Café:
Kenneth Whalum

Equal part storyteller, saxophonist and vocalist, Whalum blends soul, alternative jazz, hip hop, R&B, and blues. The Apollo’s intimate soundstage is the perfect setting to experience his hypnotic sounds and captivating intensity. Don’t miss this icon in the making who has performed alongside some of today’s most renowned artists including D’Angelo, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Jay Z, Frank Ocean, Maxwell and Beyoncé.

Perfect for date night, or a night out with friends, the Apollo Music Café series has served as a launching pad for numerous artists for more than 11 years, showcasing their unique artistry in an intimate nightclub setting. The series features diverse performances across a myriad of genres (R&B, hip hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, and rock), and showcases artists drawn from the independent music scene who are making their mark in the industry. Doors open at 9pm; Showtime is 10pm.

Apollo Music Café: Kenneth Whalum is a continuation of the Apollo’s 2022-2023 season, The Next Movement, an exploration of what’s new, now and next in music, dance, art and ideas.

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