Black Tenor’s Cinderella Story Plays Happy Houses, Nice Ending

From Bloomberg, May 20 2009

Brownlee lives in Atlanta with his wife, Kendra. They met, appropriately enough, on the online dating service eHarmony and married in December. Finishing up a master’s degree in business administration, Kendra manages the financial aspects of a complex international career.

‘For Brownlee, art has a role to play in breaking down racial barriers, and he accepts his own role as a symbol. A great performance can make a difference, he says, just like a presidential election.  “Some people may connect what I did onstage with opening their minds or changing their views of African-American people.”

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