Sophie B. Hawkins
Friday, November 11, 2016
7:00 PM–8:30 PM
Legendary songstress Sophie B Hawkins has been tugging at heartstrings for decades with her powerful storytelling, crafting dizzying tunes that idle between the potently forlorn and the strangely comforting. She released her critically acclaimed debut album Tongues and Tails in 1992, including the hit “Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover,” which earned her a Grammy nomination for Best New Artist.
Sophie has since proven herself a resonant and enduring artist, earning six New York Music awards as well as an ASCAP award for longest running single, “As I Lay Me Down”. With this new collection of songs, Sophie aims to further solidify her place as a storytelling legend, and make her return well worth the wait.
About Naked Soul
Naked Soul presents performances from some of the country’s top singer/songwriters without microphones or amplifiers, as if the music were, acoustically speaking, naked. The musicians in the series draw upon the universal themes inherent in Himalayan art—spirituality, peace, tolerance, wisdom, compassion—on select Friday evenings. Learn More
Presented with Music Without Borders.
Musical performances at the Rubin Museum are made possible by the Carlo and MicÃ³l Schejola Foundation.
Naked Soul is made possible with funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Yamaha is the official piano of the Rubin Museum of Art.
Advance Tickets: $22.50
Day of: $25.00
Member Advance: $20.25
Member Day of: $22.50