The full schedule will be announced later this Spring but here are the headliners that will appear at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
Friday, June 7, 11am–9pm
Bobby Rush will headline the night. The GRAMMY® Award-winning artist was named by Rolling Stone "The King of the Chitlin' Circuit" for his vigorous touring schedule and energetic show.
Saturday, June 8, 11am–9pm
Latimore, the R&B singer, songwriter, pianist and Blues Hall of Famer will kick off the stage.
Don Bryant will take the stage. Bryant started his career as a gospel music artist at an early age and found soul at Hi Records in Memphis, TN. Most recently, he was invited to perform with the Memphis-based soul homage outfit The Bo-Keys.
Bettye LaVette, the award-winning and legendary soul artist will headline. One of very few of her contemporaries who were recording during the birth of soul music in the 60s, LaVette is still creating vital recordings today.
Sunday, June 9, 11am–9pm