A resident of Ferguson,MO., Brian has a tireless commitment to providing experiences that uplift the community and provide hope through the gift and beauty of music. He is currently Artist In Residence with the Grammy Award Wining St. Louis Symphony where he oversees the IN UNISON Church and Mentoring program. Brian has been married to his wife Amanda for 11 years and they have 5 children. Raised in St. Louis region, Brian Owens is a Soul man often referred to as the “second coming of Marvin Gaye.” Owens, who has performed at the White House before the First Lady Michelle Obama, and most recently has shared the stage with legend and fellow Fergusonian Michael McDonald, dazzles audiences with performances that are full of soul and love well beyond his peers of today. His refined style which is in essence classic soul with a slight modern touch tells of a new star born in this generation and helps sustain the REAL MUSIC scene.