Stone Soul Concert, the all star concert featuring The Isley Brothers, Joe, Cameo, and Doug E. Fresh is coming to the Concord Pavilion!
Joe (birth name Joseph Lewis Thomas) was born in Columbus (Georgia) in 1973 and is a singer, songwriter, and record producer. He was introduced to gospel music at an early age by his parents and he spent his formative years singing in church, playing the guitar, and even directing the choir. His musical style can be best described as a blend of soul and contemporary R&B (a genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, soul, funk, pop, hip hop, and dance). He’s had a stellar career with 11 studio albums, 2 compilation albums, 2 Christmas albums, 30 singles, and he’s been a guest artist on tracks by Big Pun, Case, Chico DeBarge, Chico DeBarge, G-Unit, Tony Yayo, Keith Sweat, Naughty by Nature, LL Cool J, and 50 Cent. He’s received many accolades including 7 Grammy Award nominations (for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, 2 for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, 2 for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, and 2 for Best R&B Album), a BET Award nomination (for Best R&B Male Artist), a NAACP Image Award nomination (for Outstanding Album), and a Soul Train Music Award nomination (for Best R&B/Soul or Rap Music Video).
Don’t miss your chance to see the artist who mixed classic soul with contemporary R&B and his gospel heritage!