Johnny Gill to join En Vogue at 2018 Austin Urban Music Festival

The Austin Urban Music Festival is set to go down March 30-31 at Auditorium Shores. on Friday, March 30, the same day their new album “Electric Cafe” is scheduled to drop, the “Funky Divas” from En Vogue will headline. The current lineup for the group features  original members Terry Ellis and Cindy Herron-Braggs alongside Rhona Bennett.

En Vogue performs at the H-E-B Center in Cedar Park on July 22, 2016. Photo by Robert Hein/For the American-Statesman

Also on the bill Friday are singer-songwriter Vivian Green and the Texas Jazz Explosion with Althea Rene, Kyle Turner and Michael Ward.

Then on Saturday, New Edition crooner Johnny Gill tops a bill that also includes Blackstreet’s Dave Hollister and old school funk group Zapp.

Tickets are currently on sale for $40.99 Friday, $45.99 Saturday and $77.99 on Sunday. Fees run roughly $4-$6 and VIP options are available.

Author: Deborah Sengupta Stith

Deborah Sengupta Stith has been hanging out in dimly lit corners of the city soaking in the music scene for almost 20 years. Twitter: @deborific

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