The Carr Center Presents… An evening with Thornetta Davis
Her rock-the-house vocals are synonymous with soulful, gritty, downhome and sassy… and her blues creds are for real legit! Do not miss this Carr Center Special Event, an intimate and riveting performance of laughin’ cryin’ and lovin’ with Thornetta Davis.
Crowned Detroit’s Queen of the Blues in 2015, Thornetta Davis is an international singer, songwriter, recording artist, who has also been awarded by the Detroit Blues Society with their “Living Lifetime Achievement Award” and she has a star on the Canada South Blues Museum “Walk of Fame”.
Thornetta is a 7 time Blues Foundation BLUES MUSIC AWARDS nominee including two 2022 BMA nominations for Contemporary Blues artist female and Best instrumentalist Vocals. As a winner of over 30 Detroit Music Awards. Thornetta received six 2018 DMA’s and has also won eight 2017 Detroit Music Awards for her latest album Honest Woman which include Outstanding Record Producer, Outstanding Blues Recording, Outstanding Blues Vocalist and Outstanding Live Performance. As winner of the 2017 Blues Blast Magazine Music Awards for “Best Soul/Blues Album, Big City Rhythm & Blues Magazine “Coolest Blues Song” Thornetta has garnered international attention by winning 2017 1st place in the INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION (ISC) for “Best Blues Song” (I BELIEVE EVERYTHING IS GONNA BE ALRIGHT) and also receiving the prestigious French 2018 La Academie du Jazz Award for “Best Blues Album” for HONEST WOMAN.
Do not miss this riveting and intimate performance.