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Musiq Soulchild

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Jan 31, 2013

Thu 8:00 PM

620 T St NW
Washington, DC 20001

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Musiq Soulchild: Musiq Soulchild tour dates will keep the R&B crooner and Neo-Soul progenitor on the road throughout 2011. Musiq Soulchild put Neo-Soul music on the map when he debuted his single "Sunny" in 2000. His unique appeal and style is only matched by his eclectic way of spelling and titling his songs - He doesn't like to use the spacebar! Two #1 albums, dozens of hit R&B singles, and several Grammy Award nods are amongst his top accomplishments. Musiq Soulchild tour dates are currently scheduled across the country. Don't miss a date on the Musiq Soulchild concert schedule; Use Eventful as your source for the Musiq Soulchild tour dates and venue information.

Born Taalib Johnson in Philadelphia, Musiq acquired his name after people continued to refer to him as "that music dude". A modified version of the moniker was created and Musiq Soulchild was signed to a major label deal with Def Soul in 2000. He released his debut album, Aijuswanaseign, in 2000 and buzz from the single "Just Friends (Sunny)" drove album sales to Platinum status. He released his sophomore set Juslisen in 2002, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200. The set featured the singles "Halfcrazy" and "Dontchange", and yes, they are spelled like that. He released Soulstar in 2003 and took a few years of from recording. Musiq Soulchilld tour dates and concert performances were booked periodically to capitalize on the success of his #1 album.

Musiq then moved his talents to Atlantic Records to release his fourth album, Luvanmusiq, in 2007. The album featured "B.U.D.DY." and "Teachme" and was nominated for Best R&B Album at the 50th Grammy Awards. He then put out OnMyRadio the following year and recently released Musiqinthemajiq in May, 2011. Musiq Soulchild tour dates are scheduled periodically throughout the year to promote his latest disc. With a total of six top 5 albums on the R&B charts, 11 Grammy nominations, and awards from Billboard, BET, and ASCAP; Musiq Soulchild has proved to be Neo-Soul's resident hitmaker. Don't miss a date on the Musiq Soulchild concert schedule 2011. Use Eventful for Musiq Soulchild tour dates and venue information to plan the perfect evening of Hip-Hop Soul.

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