Wed, Mar 9
Kirk Franklin Coming to DPAC June 4
March 9, 2016 (Durham, NC) For nearly two decades, Kirk Franklin has been one of the most prominent voices in gospel music. His unique way of combining hip-hop, pop, R&B, and gospel has garnered him fans across multiple genres as well as critical acclaim. Don’t miss this opportunity to see him when he comes to DPAC on Saturday, June 4, 2016.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 18 at 10a.m.:
- Online at DPACnc.com
- The Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
- Ticketmaster.com / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000
“Kirk Franklin has been at the forefront of modern gospel music for decades now,” said Candice Terrell, Assistant Director of Marketing, Concerts & Comedy. "His fans will get to experience Kirk Franklin in our intimate setting with DPAC’s amazing acoustics as part of The 20 Years in One Night Tour."
Kirk Franklin has been a multi-platinum-selling purveyor of majestic fusions of gospel and contemporary music. His music has resulted in albums that consistently top both Billboard's Gospel and Christian charts, as well as ascend into the Top 10 of the R&B/Hip Hop chart.
His unprecedented penetration into the mainstream has fortified him to also become a New York Times bestseller author for The Blueprint: A Plan for Living Above Life’s Storms. Franklin is also the host and executive producer of the gospel talent show "Sunday Best," the highest-rated gospel program in BET network history now heading into its fourth season.
To date, Kirk has garnered nine Grammy® Awards; an American Music Award; 39 Stellar Awards: 16 Dove Awards (CCM); eight NAACP Image Awards; two BET Music Awards, a Soul Train Award and numerous others.
The Kirk Franklin The 20 Years in One Night Tour is being presented locally at DPAC by Spectra Presents. With offices in Nashville and Philadelphia, Spectra Presents promotes live entertainment throughout North America