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Gospel Balladeer Robert E. Person Tapped For Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dedication Week In Washington, D.C.

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Artist Preps For Other Performances, CD Release

(Washington, D.C.) - August 19, 2011 - Robert E. Person has been moving non-stop since his CD release last month.  The gospel crooner, known for his song, "God Has A Plan", has been supporting his latest CD, Soul Sanctuary.  The artist has been visiting radio stations in North and South Carolina and conducting interviews nationwide.  Radio stations have been embracing the ministry of the gifted singer and his music is being heard all over the country.  The dynamic collection of inspired songs, including a memorable remake of Donny Hathaway's classic, "Someday We'll All Be Free" and a stunning rendition of the church favorite, "Great Is Thy Faithfulness", is the third project from the solo artist.  With the psalmist's growing popularity, he's been catching the attention of many in the music industry.  He will be performing at Lift Every Voice...A Presentation of Performances Dedicated to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for the Martin Luther King Dedication Week Activities In Washington, D.C.  The singer will be performing on Thursday, August 25, 2011 at 5:30PM at the Washington DC Convention Center (801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Washington, DC 20001 - 202.508.1045) on The Partners in the Dream Community Stage in Exhibit Hall A.  The event is part of the dedication of the memorial of Dr. King in the Nation's Capital.

In addition, Person has recently performed at the Library of Congress for the Daniel A. P. Murray African American Culture Association Membership Luncheon and on Sunday, August 21, 2011, he will be the featured soloist at the 11AM church service at Holy Comforter-St. Cyprian, also in D.C.  On Saturday, August 27th, Person will be the guest artist for the Spirit of Washington Cruise setting sail at 11:30AM.  He will be singing songs from the new CD and fans of the artist can purchase tickets at www.spiritofwashington.com.  Robert will be selling the new release and signing copies of the project as well.

He's also getting set for his official CD Release Party on Saturday, September 10, 2011.  The event will be held at the new Busboys & Poets in Hyattsville, MD (5331 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 104).  Tickets for the highly-anticipated event are $20 and include a copy of the new project, Soul Sanctuary.  Inspirational saxophonist Merlon Devine will be performing as well.  Tickets can be purchased prior to the event at GospelTix.com.  For more information on Robert E. Person, log on to www.RobertEPerson.com.