Claude McKnight, the brother of Singer Brian McKnight, is a member of Take 6! Take 6 have just released what is sure to be another GRAMMY contender, the newest CD ICONIC (SRG/Universal). With 10 GRAMMY awards, 10 Dove Awards, 2 NAACP Image Awards, a Soul Train Award, and more, Take 6 (Claude McKnight, Mark Kibble, Joel Kibble, Dave Thomas, Alvin Chea and Khristian Dentley) continues to bring extraordinary vocals to their worldwide audiences, for whom they will be performing throughout the year. They recently made their Soundstage (PBS) debut alongside The Manhattan Transfer.
The new recording, ICONIC, which debuted at #1 on Billboard's Contemporary Jazz chart, is composed of songs the sextet loves to perform both on stage and for the pure joy of lending their voices to songs that have taken on a greater meaning to them and to their audiences over their career of nearly four decades. These eclectic tunes pay tribute to both the music and the artists that made them famous