Mon, Jan 9

Stephanie Mills and Will Downing Coming March 4

R&B’s Biggest Night

R&B’s Biggest Night



The Feel the Fire Tour

Coming to DPAC

March 4, 2017

DURHAM, NC (JANUARY 9, 2017) – Sensational R&B, soul, and gospel artist, Stephanie Mills is bringing you her signature sounds to DPAC on March 4, 2017, along with the Prince of Sophisticated Soul - Will Downing, and North Carolina based special guest, Yolanda Rabun.  Don’t miss this night - The Feel the Fire Tour.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, January 13 at 10a.m.:

  • Online at
  • The Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
  • / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000

Stephanie Mills is one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary music whose onstage energy and power inspires standing ovations wherever she performs. She is a legendary Grammy® and America Music Award winning recording artist with five best-selling albums and ten Billboard #1 singles.

Over the span of 35 years of her illustrious career, Stephanie Mills has distinguished herself as an actress and performer.  Stephanie‘s critically acclaimed appearances in shows like the four-time Tony Award -winning “The Wiz” have assured her of a consistent and loyal fan base.  

“Mr. Will Downing’s music has stood the test of time and over the course of a 27- year career he has unquestionably become a living example of the absolute best that smooth R&B and Soul has to offer.  He became a fixture at the top of the contemporary jazz charts, courtesy of a number of solid releases. He has a Grammy® nomination and continues to give back to his community through charities dear to his heart.

Yolanda Rabun's recent release of her self-titled project, Yolanda is making waves on the UK Soul Top 30 chart and Billboard's Smooth Jazz Most Adds Chart among others.  The album made the 59th Annual Grammy Nominations First-Round Ballots!  A skilled singer with a natural storytelling instinct, Yolanda Rabun is a must have artist for your music collection.