“A Tour, New Music and New Album in the Works! For all the fans anticipating a new release from alvin frazier the wait is almost over! After an almost 8-year hiatus to pursue acting and other interests the highly in-demand artist is recording and preparing to release new music in 2020. Rumors have been circulating over the past few years hinting at a new album but it has finally been confirmed the album currently titled "RIVER" will be released by summer 2020 and may feature some guest appearances by some well known artists. Alvin will also kick off a mini-tour called "Allow Me To Re-introduce Myself" Tour to give old and new fans a chance to see and hear him LIVE. He will perform songs from both of his previous releases with a focus largely on his last album "A Wonderful Love: Love & Faith Vol. II" which he never toured to promote that yielded two of his biggest singles to date, "Something to Remember" & "Better". Some of the dates will be with a band and some will be solo performances with me on keyboard or acoustic guitar." he recently stated. Cities and dates to be announced soon!!”
— Emorje' Management Group
“Alvin Makes His Stage Directorial Debut with A Bone to Pick With God! As if two stage plays this year weren't enough, alvin just recently signed on to co-direct and co-star in Robert L. Bankston's latest stage production "A Bone to Pick With God". This will make the third stage production the musician / actor has appeared in for 2019. "I had intended to take a break from stage plays for awhile, but when Robert approached me about this one and the opportunity to do some directing on it along with the fact I found the story interesting I was intrigued. My goal was to only direct but Rob was insistent that I act in it as well and eventually I relented and agreed to do both." alvin recently stated. The story deals with mental health and faith two very important subjects in the African-American community. Alvin will play "Dr. Malachi Franklin" chief director of the Mercy Christian Health Facility who is assigned to treat famed tele-psychologist "Dr. Ruth Jacobs" played by Monica Black who has recently suffered a nervous breakdown and suicide attempt which leads to test of whits between the two. Along with a very colorful cast of characters that include Hakeem Sharif, Stephanie Davidson, Anthony Lanier and Daniel Hutchison it is sure to be quite a ride. The play will take place November 16 in Cleveland OH at the Public Auditorium with two shows. Tickets will go on sale in a couple weeks. ”
— Emorje' Management Group
“alvin frazier joins the cast of The Blacker the Berry... After playing "Mr. Entertainment" is the stage production "EnterContainment" earlier this year, alvin returns to theater as "Professor Alan Winner" in the revival of DK Ward's "The Blacker the Berry..." Two young girls discover their grandmother’s diary and learn about a life full of struggles that they knew nothing about. Hattie Clark's diary begins in 1948 when she was a bright 17-year-old living over Bowtee’s bar down on 4th Street with her mother, the infamous, Deloris Mae Clark. Life with Delores Mae was far from easy. alvin portray's the man who would eventually win Hattie's heart. This is a gospel stage play about one woman's journey from grit to glory! Mature subject matter. Parental discretion is advised. The show will run September 26-28 at the Holy Trinity Cultural Arts Center 7209 Woodland Avenue Cleveland OH 44104. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!! ”
— Emorje' Management Group
“alvin frazier joins the roster for this year's Porchfest!! Probably one of the coolest festivals to take place in the city, Porchfest features 30 different bands on 30 different porches in the Larchmere neighborhood that borders Cleveland and Shaker Hts OH. There are usually 4 different bands playing on different streets at the same time so you have options. alvin will be bringing his unique blend of R&B, Soul and Inspirational music to the festival with an amazing 45 minute set. Bring your lawn chair, favorites snacks and drinks to see him in this cool and unique setting. The set begins at 4:15p (2641 E. 124th Street) so be sure to get there early. ” - Eastbrook Music - Promotions & Marketing Dept.
“alvin frazier joins the cast of EnterContainment After touring with Philly Weeden's "SOULmate" stage play as it's leading character "William" opposite vocal powerhouse and actress Taral Hicks in 2017, alvin makes a return to theater in a new stage production "EnterContainment". He will again be the leading man, "Mr. Entertainment" in this compelling stage play about the plight of blacks in America. The multi-layered story written, produced & directed by playwright Kylynn Coleman addresses everything from being written out of history, to being brainwashed through entertainment as a result of white oppression and how that has affected the race until this very day. Mr. Entertainment is a character who's primary role is to wake and enlighten Mr. Edwin McCleary, a caucasian man who as a result of losing a promotion due to affirmative action reveals that he is in fact racially biased, on a journey through history in efforts to shed light on the many obstacles African-Americans have had to face over time. The production will take place on May 4th at The Music Hall (Public Auditorium) in Cleveland OH at 7pm. ”
“alvin frazier to perform at SOB's NYC!!! After having graced the stage of the legendary venue in 2017 for the Prince Tribute concert, alvin returns to SOB's to perform in one of New York's longest running and most respected and coveted artist showcases SOL Village on November 22nd. The showcases are always filled with some of the best up and coming artists around. Some it's featured artists have included John Legend, Erykah Badu, Raphael Saadiq, Common, Floetry and Dwele. ” - Eastbrook Music - Marketing & Promotions Dept.
“alvin frazier returns to BLU Jazz!! Due to inclement weather alvin's January show had to be canceled and rescheduled. The wait is over and the weather is lovely as the northeast Ohio born showman returns to the Akron venue for an amazing concert which is almost SOLD OUT so don't wait to get your tickets!! He is one of Cleveland's premier entertainers and he's coming home after moving to NYC to ONE SHOW, ONE NIGHT ONLY at BLU Jazz!! Tickets are on sale at www.blujazzakron.com ” - Eastbrook Music - Promotions & Marketing Dept.
“alvin joins Smooth Jazz Contemporary Vocalist Sharon Rae North at Nighttown!! Sharon Rae North is a talented songstress who sings jazz (straight- ahead, contemporary, smooth, standards). Her latest album, a Smooth Jazz/Adult Contemporary EP titled "Sincerely Yours" was a first ballot contender in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category for the Grammy Awards. Produced by two-time Grammy nominated hit-maker Chris “Big Dog” Davis dropped, the first single, a cover of Sting’s “Sister Moon,” immediately soared to #5 Billboard Most Added Smooth Jazz, #4 Smoothjazz.com Top 50 Albums and is charting and in rotation on playlists worldwide. It’s charted in the U.S. and the U.K., where it reached #14 on the U.K. Soul Chart. Sincerely Yours is expected to be a juggernaut that will move her career in a whole new direction. . November 11th the smooth jazz vocalist will be returning to her home state and making her Cleveland debut at Nighttown for ONE SHOW, ONE NIGHT ONLY with Joseph Eff - keyboards, Erick Sledge - drums and Alvin Frazier - bass. You don't want to miss this show!! Call Nighttown 216-795-0550 for tickets. Visit Sharon's website www.sharonraenorth.com. ” - Eastbrook Music - Marketing & Promotions Department
“alvin to appear in GCUFF 2017 Closing Film "One Last Prayer"!! Synopsis: A hot-tempered father with a sordid past learns that his daughter has a rare illness and he doesn't have the resources to pay for treatment. He finds himself faced with a choice, return to life in the streets or continue on a path of faith. alvin makes a cameo in the film marking his 5th GCUFF film appearance. This is the Closing Night Film of the 6th Annual Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival. An awards presentation and Q&A with VIP’s from the movie will follow the screening. Special admission $25; Doors Open at 6:00 pmFilm starts at 7:00 pm Parking; Ample Free Parking Use Harvard Rd and Robert Bishop Drive entrance" instead since the parking lot is off Robert Bishop Dr. GCUFF Awards Ceremony will follow film screening Director: Myron DavisWriters: Myron Davis, Shafron Hawkins, Kevin TaylorRun Time: 90 Mins. Cast/ CrewProduced by MFinity Media & EYE-80 Brianna ReedDP: Jim ZuntStarring: Niles Rivers, Jessica Craig, , Bobbie Dancy” - Eastbrook Music - Promotions & Marketing Department
“Hand Delivered" to be featured in 2016 GCUFF alvin frazier appears on the big screen at the Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival (GCUFF) for the 3rd time in the short film Hand Delivered produced & directed by Myron Davis. The film tells the story of a man who receives a mysterious letter only to discover it is from his long lost father. It's a moving piece about abandonment, redemption & forgiveness. The story was developed by alvin himself. The musician / actor has appeared in the festival 3 different years in the films: Crystal Teardrops" (2012), #50 Fathers" which one the award for best Feature Film 2015 Hand Delivered" (2016) The festival runs September 15 - 23. Showings are Sept. 16th @3:30p & Sept. 18th @ 12pm.”
— Eastbrook Music - Promotions & Marketing Department