Avery*Sunshine is a Chester, Penn.-based singer, songwriter and pianist known for a signature sound that weaves soul, gospel, jazz and R&B. Sunshine’s brand of optimistic, message-driven R&B—coupled with her vibrant, charismatic vocals—has wowed audiences across the globe. Respected by her peers, this multi-talented artist has made a number of high-profile appearances throughout her career, including performing as an opening act for Babyface at Madison Square Garden, performing for Smokey Robinson at his Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tribute and singing at Aretha Franklin’s birthday party. Sunshine states, “If you work at anything long enough, the universe will see and hear that and things will start to happen.”
Jalil Muhammad & Friends - 5:45pm
Mr. Muhammad, a native of Chattanooga, is a sophomore at Lee majoring in music with an instrumental emphasis. Recently, he performed on the saxophone alongside singer and songwriter Usher Raymond at the Neighborhood Sessions concert in Chattanooga.