ROVIGO – He will be an international super star, protagonist of the highly anticipated gospel concert.
For the first time on tour in Italy, Brent Jones presents itself with its 10-piece choir with rhythm section. On Friday 23 December 2022 at 21.00 the Teatro Sociale of Rovigo will also have the honor of having the acclaimed American singer and songwriter on stagewho in the afternoon will meet the students of the Poreč middle school, who will be able to listen to the sound check in preparation for the event and converse with him.
“My short-term goal is to travel the world inspiring sopranos, altos and tenors and create an atmosphere that makes people smile, laugh and dance. My long-term goal is to leave a legacy of timeless music that choirs will sing until Jesus comes.”
Producer, musician and choirmaster who boasts numerous Grammy and Stellar Award nominations. Brent Jones is an extraordinarily talented Singer/Songwriter, with his urban group Brent Jones & TP Mobb he laid the foundation for Kirk Franklin and contemporary gospel. JDI artist Brent Jones’ new CD “Nothing Else Matters” is the highly anticipated follow-up to “Open Your Mouth and Say Something,” which topped the Billboard charts for over 54 weeks, garnering widespread critical acclaim and numerous award nominations, including the 2019 Dove Award and the 2019 Stellar Award. In 2020 Brent Jones received Gold & Platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) – to certify over one million album sales of “Awaken My Love ”, his acclaimed collaboration with superstar Childish Gambino (who made history as the first rapper ever to win Best Album of the Year and Best Song of the Year – at the 62nd Grammy Awards). Also in 2020 he is featured in the DreamWorks blockbuster film “Trolls World Tour” (with Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick and Mary J. Blige). Originally from California, Jones has had the opportunity to produce several projects, lead many talented choirs and assist hundreds of different audiences while making his own space in the US gospel music industry with his group, the TP (Total Honors) Mobb. Known for their hip-hop influences and making music with electrifying rhythms, TP Mobb were able to inspire not only young people looking for a unique Christian expression, but also people of all ages who loved good music with an exciting and uplifting message.
For the first time on tour in Italy, it is presented in a 10-piece formation, with a rhythm section.
The event is organized in collaboration with Ente Rovigo Festival
Ticket information 0425 25614.
Teatro Sociale website www.comune.rovigo.it/teatro
The Season of the Teatro Sociale of Rovigo is realized thanks to the contribution and collaboration of the Ministry of Culture, the Veneto Region, the Municipality of Rovigo, the Cariparo Foundation, the Banca del Monte Foundation, the Rovigo Cultura Foundation, the Banca del Veneto Centrale, Asm set, Arteven, Francesco Venezze Musical Association, Francesco Venezze State Conservatory of Music. Media partner La Piazza.