Debbie Ross | Nelly’s Echo | Brandon Alexander Williams
June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
6:00 PM: With strong, soaring vocals and a powerful stage presence, DEBBIE ROSS rules the roost for soulful singing around town.
7:00 PM: Nelly’s Echo was a contestant on season 3 of NBC’s The Voice where he made it into Team Christina Aguilera. The name is based on the premise that music is a two-way street; “It’s a give and take.” Nelly refers to the musician’s creating the ambiance and Echo refers to the audience’s response to, and appreciation of, that ambiance. Nelly’s Echo’s captivating storytelling and high energy performances have made him a sought-after musician all across the United States and overseas.
8:00 PM: Wordsmith and MC, BRANDON ALEXANDER WILLIAMS will deliver a high energy spoken-word performance, accompanied with original music via beatbox and looper pedal.
Presented as part of Juneteenth 2021 and the second season of Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series presented by PNC, a ten-week series of free, live music on the Y Block.
To keep musicians and audiences safe, we’re suspending the program for the remainder of 2020.
Our annual New Year’s Eve celebration of the arts might be virtual this year, keeping artists and audiences safe.
These awards, given to recognize artists, arts educators, businesses, volunteers, and arts organizations in Sangamon and Menard counties, will be given in 2022.