Jeffrey Osborne is one of music’s most accomplished R&B vocalists. As lead singer of the ’70s funk band LTD., he helped produce the classic, “(Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love Again.”
As a solo artist in the ’80s, he produced a series of Top-40 hits. He was such a musical presence in the ’80s that he was invited to sing on USA for Africa’s, “We Are the World” in 1985. After five gold and platinum albums, the four-time Grammy® Award nominee continues to perform to adoring fans across the country.
Opening the concert is special guest Mindi Abair, best known as the sultry saxophonist on seasons 10 and 11 of American Idol. The two-time Grammy® Award nominee is always in demand, performing with everyone from Aerosmith to Bruce Springsteen.
Before Mindi takes the stage, celebrated Chicago singer/songwriterNicholas Barron gets the crowd charged up with his unique style of folk and blues. His rare voice and authentic guitar style is truly captivating.