Brian McKnight

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Brian McKnight’s name is synonymous with sophistication and romance. With hits like “Anytime,” “Back at One,” and songs from his latest August 2017 release, Genesis, multi-platinum recording artist McKnight puts on an incredible, intimate performance at the Norton Center this holiday season. In addition to being a singer, songwriter, and producer, McKnight is also a multi-instrumentalist who plays piano, guitar, bass, percussion, trombone, tuba, flugelhorn, and trumpet. Collaborators across every genre have tapped his talents, from Quincy Jones and Justin Timberlake to Rascal Flatts and Willie Nelson. He has released 15 albums to date and has sold over 25 million albums worldwide.

He makes his Newlin Hall debut this season with a concert of all-time favorites, holiday classics, and fresh tunes.  A truly exceptional talent and one of contemporary music’s brightest stars, McKnight continues to wow audiences around the world with a spectacular, one-of-a kind show.

Saturday, December 2
8:00 PM

Newlin Hall


Includes one premium reserved ticket in a prime location plus a meet and greet and photo opportunity with the artist. Limited availability.


Brian McKnight is an American R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, producer, and musician. He is a multi-instrumentalist and is one of the very few leggiero tenors in the pop genre.    McKnight is most recognized for his strong falsetto and belting range. He has released 15 albums to date, with several going 2 and 3x platinum, and he has sold over 25 million albums worldwide.  His 2017 album, “Genesis”  as McKnight states “is a new beginning of sorts with a nod to my past, firmly rooted in the present, and looking towards the future.’

Along with 16 Grammy nominations, Brian McKnight has been the recipient of American Music Awards, Soul Train Awards, NAACP Image and Blockbuster Awards, and Billboard Songwriter of The Year. He has crossed the boundaries of EVERY medium. He has hosted “Soul Session Countdown with Brian McKnight” on BETJ. In addition, “The Brian McKnight Morning Show” on KTWV the Wave Smooth Jazz radio station, was a Top 5 rated show 2 years running. In 2009 Brian started hosting his own radio show “The Brian McKnight Show” which ran in over 60 markets and was syndicated through ABC Radio. Brian also hosted his own nationally syndicated TV show “The Brian McKnight Show”