Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child Fame to Headline Aretha Franklin Tribute

Michelle Williams, former member of the Grammy-winning group Destiny’s Child, will star next month in “Respect: The Music of Aretha Franklin,” a tribute to the career of the legendary singer.

The show will take place Saturday, Sept. 16 at 8 p.m. at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in southwest D.C.

Williams will star alongside the American Pops Orchestra in showcasing the music of “The Queen of Soul,” including “Natural Woman,” “Chain of Fools, “Spanish Harlem” and “Since You’ve Been Gone.”

Other performers include Moya Angela (“America’s Got Talent,” “In Transit,” “Dreamgirls”), Ariana Debose (“Hamilton,” “A Bronx Tale”), D.C.-born actress and singer Nova Payton and jazz artist Bria Skonberg.

Franklin, whose career spans more than six decades, has won 18 Grammys and sold 75 million records.

Show More

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Washington Informer Newspaper, 3117 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032, http://www.washingtoninformer.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact

Back to top button

My News Matters to me - Washington Informer Donations

Be a Part of The Washington Informer Legacy

A donation of your choice empowers our journalists to continue the work to better inform, educate and empower you through technology and resources that you use.

Click Here Today to Support Black Press and be a part of the Legacy!

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker