MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Eric Roberson, Grammy Award nominee, singer, songwriter and producer performs his soul-filled music 8 p.m. Aug. 19 at the Orpheum Theatre.
Tickets for Roberson’s Orpheum engagement are on sale now and available for purchase online at the official Orpheum Theatre website, www.orpheum-memphis.com, the Orpheum Box Office at 901-525-3000, and Ticketmaster.
Roberson released his latest album Earth on April 21, the first of his trilogy series Earth, Wind, and Fire. Described as the original pioneer of the independent movement in R&B/soul music, he has achieved major milestones in his career, from being a successful songwriter and producer for notable artists like Jill Scott, Musiq Soulchild, Dwele, Vivian Green, and countless others, to releasing nine albums under his Blue Erro Soul imprint.
The Rahway, New Jersey native and Howard University alum was nominated in both 2010 and 2011 for a GRAMMY Award in the Best Urban/Alternative Performance category. In 2011, his studio album, Mister Nice Guy, debuted in the top 5 on the iTunes R&B/Soul charts. He then released a collaboration album, B-Sides, Features and Heartaches, as a thank you album to his fans. The album represents 10 years of collaborations with some of his favorite independent artists in the soul movement including Angela Johnson, DJ Spinna, Collette, and Les Nubians. His 10th studio album, The Box, was released in 2014 to buzz-worthy success.
For tickets and more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
About the Orpheum Theatre Group
The mission of the Orpheum Theatre Group is to enhance the communities we serve by utilizing the performing arts to entertain, educate, and enlighten while preserving the historic Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
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