Summer in the CityDreion

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Thursday / August 8, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
25 Harbor Shore Drive
United States
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Dreion is a vocalist, songwriter, and performing artist from Omaha, Nebraska. As a student at Berklee College of Music, majoring in songwriting with a minor in Africana studies, he balances his academic and performing life with being a husband and a father.

His goal is to influence and inspire generations internationally through performance, with a vision to create music that makes listeners feel good, while also imparting a message of inspiration and hope. His music can be described as a combination of gospel, soul, funk, and R&B, taking inspiration from Prince, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Percy Baby, and many others. 

Dreion is a recipient of the Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholarship and the Susan T. Buffett Scholarship (full cost of attendance awards for outstanding academic excellence). He has had the privilege of performing at many venues, including the Boston Boys and Girls Club Gala, College World Series, Gillette Stadium, and the legendary Grand Ole Opry.