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    Lili K

    Jazz Vocalist

    Originally known for her stand-out guest features for Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa, Lili K established herself as a knockout solo star with the 2015 release of her self-produced, full-length debut album RUBY. She’s done numerous TV appearances on ABC and FOX, has performed at major festivals including Made In America, North Coast Music Festival, and Pitchfork, and has garnered glowing praise from VIBE, Huffington Post, Entertainment Weekly, Consequence of Sound, and many more top-tier music tastemakers. Jay Z’s entertainment streaming service Tidal dubbed Lili as their very first “Tidal Rising” artist, and the Chicago Reader named her “Best Jazz Musician” in 2015.


    After stepping out of the spotlight to record her second album Planet of Flowers with The Lili K Band, Lili K returned with exciting new visuals and projects. In 2016, she released the single "Magic," a song that combats sexism and misogyny, which has since been shared and promoted by rape crisis centers, domestic violence centers, and universities. In 2017, she landed a recurring role as a background vocalist on Season 3 of Empire, and has been busy behind the scenes doing songwriting and vocal production for artists like The Suffers and Dafina Zeqiri.


    Lili and the Lili K Band are currently working on their second studio album, Planet of Flowers.

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    Tuesday, Oct 16 2018

    7 PM

    Pondering the unknown is an innate part of the human condition, from wondering what you’ll be when you grow up to analyzing large-scale questions... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Harris Theater

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