African American Opera Singers Are The Best Opera Singers In The World
We all know that African American entertainers dominate the Pop and R&B charts, so it should be no surprise that African American opera singers are some of the most successful in the world, right?! Let's take a BRIEF look at the history and the bright future of African American's in opera.
THE OLD SCHOOL:
Marian Anderson: The One Who Started It All
Ms. Leontyne Price: The Icon
Jessye Norman: The Diva's Diva.
THE NEW SCHOOL.
Lawrence Brownlee: The King of High D's
This tenor doesn't just sing opera either...
Eric Owens: The reigning Bass-Baritone, the Living Legend.
That's what a MAN sounds like!
Denyce Graves: She Moves Mountains With Her Voice!
The Up and Coming Stars!
Soloman Howard: DROP THE BASS
Ryan SPEEDO Green: The Prodigy!
Norman Garrett: The Swagger
Reginald Smith: The Powerhouse.
Issachah Savage: The Wagnerian
HIRE THESE ARTISTS:
This is where the REAL talent is. Check out their calendars to see where they will be performing and help to support your local artists and opera houses.