2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Hollywood, CA 90068
Best known for his 2013 #1 single with Avicii "Wake Me Up," singer/songwriter Aloe Blacc brings his signature soulful artistry to the Ford stage for the first time with an intimate, acoustic concert under the stars. Aloe will perform his own arrangements of songs by Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, Joni Mitchell and other music icons of the American social movements of the 1960s and '70s. Local Brazilian guitarist Fabiano do Nascimento and rock chamber ensemble The CoNcEnTr8s will get this one-of-a-kind evening started right.
About Aloe Blacc: Aloe Blacc is an American hip-hop artist, vocalist, songwriter, actor, record producer, businessman and musician. He is best known for his singles "I Need a Dollar," UK No. 1 single "The Man" and for writing and performing vocals on Avicii's "Wake Me Up," which charted at #1 in 22 countries. He is also a founder of the group Artivist Entertainment, an independent entertainment company dedicated to representing artists whose art and music inspire positive change. His most recent projects include a modern reinterpretation of Sammy Davis Jr's 1972 classic "The Candy Man," created in collaboration with Zedd, which is being used