Bring your baby to see Babyface with Ledisi and Eric Benet February 13 at the Chicago Theatre and stay at the nearby and affordable Chicago Lake Shore Hotel!
Who has written twenty-six R&B hits in his storied career? Babyface has! Who has won eleven Grammy Awards? Babyface has! Record producer, singer-songwriter, actor Kenneth Brian Edmonds got his nickname because recording people thought he had a baby face. He was a guitarist for Manchild and a songwriter for Midnight Star. He has worked with the likes of Barbra Streisand, Tony Braxton, Sheena Easton, Bobby Brown, Paula Abdul and a cast of hundreds of other performers.
Jazz recording artist, songwriter and actor Ledisi is a nine time Grammy Award nominee. Her second album, “Feeling Orange but Sometimes Blue,” won Outstanding Album at the California Music Festival. “Pieces of Me” debuted in the US Billboard 200 and became the first Top Ten album of her career. Ledisi appears in the movie “Selma” as gospel legend Mahalia Jackson.
Eric Benet’s hit songs “Spiritual Thang,” “Femininity,” and “True to Myself” are in the movie soundtrack for the film “A Thin Line Between Love and Hate.” He appeared in Season Two of “The Real Husbands of Hollywood.”
The Chicago Theatre is located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop at 175 North State Street. For tickets to Babyface with Ledisi and Eric Benet, go online to www.thechicagotheatre.com.
Make your Babyface with Ledisi and Eric Benet concert more enjoyable by staying at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, in historic Hyde Park. Chicago Lake Shore offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. The Lake Shore Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.