Sunday, August 14, 2016, Detroit is Different presents the 2nd Annual Ortheia Barnes Music Festival, celebrating the famed songstress’s legacy. Born, raised, and based in Detroit, Barnes embodied faith, music, and community spirit.
The “2nd Annual Ortheia Barnes Music Festival: will take place at the Charles H Wright Museum of African American History at 315 E Warren Detroit MI. This event features the legendary Motown recording artist Joe ‘Pep’ Harris of the Undisputed Truth. The festival also stars the Next Generation Funk Brothers led by Robert Jones and Ralph Armstrong.