Come out for a day of community building and healing. Enjoy a free benefit concert featuring some of Memphis' most dynamic acts. Genres will include Poetry, Gospel, Soul & R&B. We will be collecting donations for The Jett Family who tragically lost their matriarch and seven children in the Severson St. fire. Let's show support for this family and community!
Lineup: Katrina Anderson | Artistik Approach | Lisa Bennett | Paige Brown | Juju Bushman | Tim “Big Homie” Change | CRISIS 901 | DJ Sik | Tonya Dyson | Fro | Deneka Lewis | MEMPHOENIX | Poetic One | Bird Williams
If you cannot attend but wish to donate, the family has setup a gofundme:https://www.gofundme.com/2m7k9yxw
Official Press Release
Memphis, TN - Moved to act by the tragic loss in last Monday's fire that resulted in the loss of 10 lives, Memphis community leaders organized an afternoon of healing and support for the Jett Family. The Music is Healing benefit concert features 15 local artists who will perform to raise money to assist the family with costs associated with the fire. Recognizing the impact of the fire on the community as well as the family, the team behind Music is Healing wants this to be an afternoon for people to come together and fellowship while remembering the lives of the seven children and four adults. Music is Healing will take place at Memphis Slim House on September 23, 430-730 at Memphis Slim House 1130 College Street and is organized by Shahidah Jones, Tim "Big Homie" Change, S. Jay Entertainment, Tonya Dyson & Tami Sawyer. All proceeds will be donated to the Jett family. All ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more info, contact Tami Sawyer at 901-356-4657 or Tim "Big Homie" Change 901-502-4830.