By now, his title as “The King of R&B” has been uncontested for a long time. With over 40 million records sold, film roles, good will causes, sex symbol status, and piles of awards, he’s basically competing against himself by now. Throughout his career, he’s remained remarkably humble, too, so it’s hard not to root for him. No reason to stop yet: he’s got the pipes to keep at this for years to come.
Mon., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.; Tue., Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m., 2010
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 1, 2010