Thursday, April 13, 2017
Hamilton’s Leslie Odom, Jr. Joins The Line-Up Of Grammy And Tony Award Winning Artists On Blue Note At Sea'18
Hamilton's Leslie Odom, Jr. Joins The Line-Up Of Grammy And Tony Award Winning Artists Performing On Blue Note At Sea '18
Roster of Illustrious Performers on the Cruise's Second-Ever Sailing Includes Chick Corea, David Sanborn, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Robert Glasper and Charles Lloyd
ST. LOUIS, April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leslie Odom, Jr., best known for his role as Aaron Burr in the Broadway smash hit Hamilton, for which he took home both a Tony (for Best Actor in a Musical) and a Grammy (for Best Musical Theater Album), is set to bring his jazz chops to the forefront when he performs with his band on Blue Note at Sea '18. The New York Times has described Odom's style as "tender jazz vocals with flashes of adult-contemporary R&B."
"Securing Leslie Odom, Jr. for the cruise is very exciting for us," says Entertainment Cruise Productions President Michael Lazaroff. "He is an amazing talent and his fame from Hamilton makes him one of the most sought after performers in the genre."
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