Update: Fridays at Sunset Returns 

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This article has been updated to include a recent schedule change.

Richmond's urban music concert series returns to Kanawha Plaza with the usual suspects and a few surprises. Along with repeat customers like Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton and Chuck Brown, rapper Nas is scheduled to make a rare Richmond appearance June 27. Yolanda Adams will bring seldom heard gospel sounds to the plaza July 18.

Other notable appearances include Ledisi, an opener at the festival last year, who returns as a Grammy-nominated headliner, Chrisette Michele and Raheem DeVaughn who provide a double dose of new soul on June 13, and R&B legend Teena Marie who appears on Aug. 22. The music starts May 30 with former Fugee Wyclef Jean.

May 30: Wyclef Jean

June 6: Wayman Tisdale

June 13: Chrisette Michele and Raheem DeVaughn

June 20: Mario

June 27: Nas

July 4: Chuck Brown

July 11: Yolanda Adams

July 18: Boyz II Men

July 25: David Sanborn

Aug. 1: Jill Scott

Aug. 8: Anthony Hamilton

Aug. 15: Ledisi

Aug. 22: Teena Marie



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