The high-profile guests were plentiful. From left to right: Memphis recording artist Al Capone; Oona Mitchell, Royal Studios administrator and daughter of the late Willie Mitchell; and Frazier Boy, Academy Award winning director of “Hustle and Flow.”
The band was jammin’
The highlight of the Juneteenth Urban Music Festival’s 25th Anniversary Celebration, the concert at the Cannon Center lived up to its billing.
Performing ConFunkShun performing at the farewell concert for Larry Dodson of the Barkays held at the Canon Center in Memphis.
Larry Dodson and James Alexander are in familiar territory – next to each other on stage doing what they love
Larry Dodson tips his hat as if to say farewell and thanks.
“People always say the hometown is the hardest to get to, and Friday night they showed me and The Bar-Kays what they really felt about us.” – Larry Dodson
Larry Dodson of The Bar-Kays and his family stroll the red carpet.