*Detroit – Motown Artist KEM will take to the airwaves tomorrow, Wednesday, June 25 from 6:00am-10:00am ET, as he takes on the role of special guest host of the Steve Harvey Morning Show while host, Steve Harvey, is on vacation.

KEM will host Steve Harvey’s syndicated radio show alongside regular co-hosts Shirley Strawberry, Nephew Tommy and Carla Ferrell.

KEM will also perform at Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards Freedom Friday party at the Georgia World Congress Center on August 8 in Atlanta, GA.

Syndicated by Premiere Networks on nearly 70 radio stations across the U.S., The Steve Harvey Morning Show reaches approximately six million weekly listeners. The show broadcast is also available online at,, and on the iHeart Radio mobile app.

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KEM’s Upcoming Projects & Performances

  • New Music – Lead Single from Upcoming Album, PROMISE TO LOVE
    • “It’s You”
      • Written by KEM
      • Premiered June 2, 2014
      • Currently #15 on UAC Charts
  • Upcoming Album – PROMISE TO LOVE: Album IV
    • KEM is currently working on his much-anticipated PROMISE TO LOVE: Album IV, scheduled to release August 26, 201
    • Performances:
    • August 8 at Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards, Atlanta, GA
    • August 31 at the Moon Palace Resort in Cancun, Mexico


Fans can Download KEM’s New Single: “It’s You” on iTUNES/GOOGLE PLAY and on AMAZON, can watch the LYRIC VIDEO HERE, and can provide KEM with feedback about the new single by using the hashtag: #ItsYou.

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About KEM: In 2001, KEM independently released his first CD, KEMISTRY, on his Kemistry Records label, selling nearly 15,000 units, after which, he was signed by Universal Motown. Motown re-released KEMISTRY in 2002, released KEM ALBUM II in May 2005 and INTIMACY in August 2010, which debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums list and was certified Gold in March 2012.KEM’s first three studio albums on the Motown label garnered him national critical and commercial acclaim, including two GRAMMY® nominations, a Soul Train award nomination and a BET Centric Award nomination. Kemistry, Album II, and Intimacy have each been certified RIAA gold, and worldwide sales are in excess of 2.5 million copies. In 2012, KEM founded Mack & Third, Inc., a Michigan domestic non-profit corporation that assists organizations that support the homeless community, including shelters and organizations which supported KEM throughout his journey from homelessness & addiction to sobriety & success. KEM’s ‘Mack & Third’ Event is an all-day concert event to benefit and recognize Detroit’s homeless citizens. The 2012 event was attended by 55,000 fans and collected in excess of 130,000 canned goods. The 2014 event will be held on August 24. KEM’s Christmas album, WHAT CHRISTMAS MEANS, was released on October 16, 2012. After the holiday season, the album had sold 76,000 copies, making it the #3 highest-selling Urban Christmas record in one season. KEM wrote and recorded a duet with Ronald Isley entitled “My Favorite Thing,” which was released as the second single from Ron Isley’s 2013 CD, ”This Song Is For You.” KEM re-released his WHAT CHRISTMAS MEANS DELUXE project in October 2013, which included four bonus tracks. The added track, “Jesus” features Patti LaBelle and Ronald Isley. In December 2013, KEM presented the ‘KEM & Friends: What Christmas Means Holiday Tour,’ a holiday-themed concert with a storyline narrated by actor/comedian Anthony Anderson and featuring KEM & his R&B friends Patti LaBelle, Ronald Isley and Avery Sunshine. Performances of their hits, as well as Christmas original & classic songs together on stage, took audiences on a never-seen-before uplifting holiday journey. KEM is currently in the studio finalizing his 4th studio album on the Motown label, which will be released on August 26,


Risa Balayem Owner – PR1 Communication PR Management for Project Producers, LLC (Artist Management for Motown Recording Artist KEM) 313.549.0012 [email protected] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~