DETROIT, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Motown Recording Artist KEM is pleased to announce that his third "Mack & Third LIVE: A Call to Service" event will conclude with a headlining performance by MAZE featuring FRANKIE BEVERLY. "Mack & Third" is a day-long FREE concert & food drive to benefit the homeless that will take place Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Detroit's Cass Park.
"We are so honored that Maze featuring Frankie Beverly will be joining us at this year's Mack & Third event," said KEM. "Frankie Beverly is a musical icon, and we're happy to have the ability to provide a free day of festivities and exceptional entertainment that everybody can enjoy, as we raise funds and collect food donations for Detroit's homeless community."
"Mack & Third" (named for the area where many of Detroit's homeless citizens reside) is KEM's effort to give back to Detroit's homeless community and services, which supported him throughout his journey from homelessness & addiction to sobriety & success. By sharing his gift of music, KEM hopes to bring attention to the plight of homelessness and to motivate people to get involved with giving and volunteerism.
The 2012 event will feature: 'A Meal & A Message' from KEM, specifically for homeless citizens; several food & merchandise vendors; free health screenings; and five hours of live concert entertainment that will conclude with performances by Grammy-nominated Artist KEM and Maze featuring Frankie Beverly.
Motown Recording Artist KEM's latest CD, INTIMACY, debuted at #2 on Billboard's Top 200 Albums list in August 2010. INTIMACY garnered national acclaim, including two Grammy award nominations, a Soul Train award nomination and a BET Centric Award nomination. INTIMACY was officially certified gold in March 2012. After the release of INTIMACY, KEM headlined his sold-out national 'Intimacy Tour' with Special Guests Musiq Soulchild & Ledisi. Combined, KEM's three albums have sold in excess of 2.2 million units. KEM's big-screen acting debut will come this August, with the release of the movie, "SPARKLE," starring Jordin Sparks and the late Whitney Houston. KEM will present his third 'Mack & Third' event in Detroit on August 26, 2012. Additional information, including show dates and recent news is available at www.MusicByKEM.com.
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