Brian McKnight

Brian McKnight

Brian McKnight

R&B Vocalist
BMHOF Class of 1998


Brian McKnight (born June 5, 1969) is an American R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, producer, and musician. He is a multi-instrumentalist who plays eight instruments including piano, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, trombone, tuba, flugelhorn and trumpet. He is one of the very few leggiero tenors in the pop genre. Growing up in Buffalo and learning to sing in the choir of the Emmanuel Temple, Brian McKnight has made several platinum albums, including 1998's "Anytime." McKnight is perhaps most recognized for his strong falsetto and belting range. McKnight's work has earned him 16 Grammy Awards nominations, though he has never won. He is second only to Snoop Dogg for the record of most Grammy nominations without a win.

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