YAZZ aka Hakeem Lyon at PHS
Posted on 02/23/2017
YAZZ aka Hakeem Lyon will perform live at PHS Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 7p.m. The show is presented by the I Love Music Tour and features the star of the hit Fox television show "Empire" The concert will also feature Emerging Hip Hop artist and actor on the Fox Television show "Empire" Corr Kendricks, Indie rockers Traded youth and female progressive R&B for VIP. Tickets are available through PHS and online at www.ilovemusicfoundation.org.
The 2017 tour marks the first time YAZZ teams up with the I Love Music Tour, a nonprofit focusing on raising funds and awareness for the importance of music education. There has been a lot of focus on losing sports programs but there haven't been enough spotlights shined on the need for music programs. The concert on April 15th will be a celebration to all that music education has to offer and show the great needs they have.
Michael Butler, founder of the I Love Music Tour, said that support for music in schools is critical to the success of our youth, citing evidence that shows participation in school music programs supports higher achievement in reading and math.