KEM and Mike Epps
After individually selling-out two Fox Theatre shows last year, Detroit’s own Grammy Award-nominated KEM and comedian Mike Epps will come together for one unforgettable “New Year’s Eve Celebration of Love & Laughter” on Monday, December 31 at 9 p.m. with special guest L’Renee.
Motown Recording Artist KEM’s latest CD, Intimacy, debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums list in August 2010. Intimacy garnered national acclaim, including two Grammy award nominations, a Soul Train award nomination and a BET Centric Award nomination. Intimacy was officially certified gold in March 2012. After the release of Intimacy, KEM headlined his sold-out national “Intimacy Tour” with Special Guests Musiq Soulchild & Ledisi. Combined, KEM’s three albums have sold in excess of 2.2 million units. KEM also made his big-screen acting debut this August, with the release of the movie, Sparkle, starring Jordin Sparks and the late Whitney Houston. Additional information, including show dates and recent news is available at www.MusicByKEM.com.
Actor and comedian, Mike Epps, has generated a lot of buzz among his peers and within the industry for being one of the funniest comedic actors in the Hollywood spotlight. Epps is perhaps best known for his role as “Day-Day” opposite Ice Cube in both Next Friday and Friday After Next. He has also starred in films such as Sparkle, The Hangover, The Fighting Temptations, Resident Evil 2: Apocalypse. He is consistently releasing new projects including the most recent dvd Mike Epps Presents: Live From Club Nokia and new behind the scenes video blogs at www.mikeepps.tv.
L’Renee is an R&B recording artist and founder of L’Renee GirlPOWer Non-Profit organization who resides in Detroit. In 2012, L’Renee won Detroit’s round of “The Andre Harell Superstar Soul Search” and was also a finalist in the “Budweiser Superfest” singing contest.
Tickets can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, the Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge), at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000.
- Monday, December 31, 2012 – 9:00PM