The Drop: Kenny Lattimore

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Combining the timeless sounds of traditional R&B with his own unique contemporary flair, GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Kenny Lattimore has created a universal sound that transcends boundaries and appeals to audiences of all types. His work has garnered him gold albums, the NAACP Image Award for Best New Artist, as well as nominations for the Soul Train and Stellar Awards. His songs have influenced numerous artists, including Kanye West, who sampled Lattimore's "Lately" on his "I'm In It," which is featured on West's hit album Yeezus. Lattimore has also been featured on albums by such diverse artists as Musiq Soulchild, Rachelle Ferrell, Nancy Wilson, and Brian Culbertson. His charismatic personality and powerful presence have also made him an in-demand actor on film, stage and screen, and a captivating motivational speaker. He has appeared in movies such as The Seat Filler starring Kelly Rowland and Shemar Moore. His television credits include "The Young And The Restless" and "Moesha." On April 14 Lattimore released his latest album, Anatomy Of A Love Song, which features the single "Love Me Back," which made waves on Billboard's Adult R&B National Airplay chart. The GRAMMY Museum welcomes Lattimore to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate performance and discussion surrounding his new album and career, moderated by Scott Goldman, Vice President of MusiCares and the GRAMMY Foundation.