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Krannert Center Uncorked with Illinois Soul, Juneteenth special edition, featuring Syleena Johnson

Join us on Thursday, June 20 at Krannert Center Uncorked for a special Juneteenth celebration presented in collaboration with Illinois Soul 101.1 FM! The party begins at 5pm with a cash bar, promotional giveaways, and music provided by Illinois Soul, with a performance on Stage 5 at 6pm by Grammy-nominated R&B recording artist Syleena Johnson.

A Chicago native, Syleena Johnson is one of the most visible R&B vocalists touring today. Her sultry voice, combined with her timeless beauty, classic style, and piercing delivery has made her a fan-favorite for nearly twenty years. She has released 11 albums since 1998 and has recorded with Kanye West, Cam'ron, KRS-One, Twista and Musiq Soulchild, among many others.Her latest single, "Black Balloon," is an inspiring masterwork of contemporary R&B/soul.

Doors open: 5pm

Performance: 6pm

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Event Details

Stage 5
Th Jun 20, 2024 - 5:00pm CT
Free