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Multi Grammy-winning R&B and soul singer, PJ Morton has today announced he will be coming to Australia, performing two intimate shows in Sydney and Melbourne next month. The New Orleans native recently announced his new album ‘Watch The Sun’ is due to release at the end of this month. His latest project, Gospel According to PJ, earned the 2021 Grammy Award for Best Gospel Album new album. PJ Morton will be performing at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory and Melbourne’s Corner Hotel in late May.
On top of PJ Morton’s remarkable resume, which includes running his own record label, working as Maroon 5's full-time keyboardist, serving as Solange's former music director, and collaborating with the likes of Erykah Badu, JoJo, Kirk Franklin, Lil Wayne, Rapsody, Stevie Wonder, Tyler Perry, Yebba and dozens of others, Morton is a staunch community advocate in New Orleans. He is currently backing initiatives for local Black-owned banks, leading a campaign to restore the home of jazz pioneer Buddy Bolden, and serving as Dillard University’s first-ever artist-in-residence. In 2020, he launched his own weekly, live-streamed trivia show The Culture, celebrating Black art and entertainment with contestants like Angela Rye, Bakari Sellers, Jill Scott, Lalah Hathaway, Miguel, Omari Hardwick and Questlove.
Since the breakthrough of his 2017 LP Gumbo, PJ Morton has led a creative and critically-acclaimed streak of six self-released and self-produced albums, ten Grammy nominations and back-to-back-to-back wins, his first-ever NAACP Image Award and Soul Train nominations, BET Award nominations, appearances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Daily Show, The Tonight Show, TODAY Show, MSNBC, CNN, Inside the NBA, NPR's Tiny Desk, COLORS, The Super Bowl Halftime Show, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and more.
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