Kenny DeShields kicks off “The Real Love Project”

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(KTVI)- Kenny DeShields is releasing the single "That's When You Love", the first from his album "The Real Love Project". DeSheields says he is on a mission to start a "Love Movement". He wants to use music to help heal and rebuild the St. Louis community. Through song, he calls on neighbors to take a mindful and relentless approach to loving each other.

He is also issuing the reminder on social media with #TWYL.

The Riverfront Times 2014 nominee for Best R&B Artist is finding writing and producing genius in his own backyard. Grammy Award winning producer J.R. helped with writing and producing.

Theresa Payne lends her vocals. His wife, Christia DeShields also helped with the album.

You can see the video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHFkPC01lqU&feature=youtu.be.

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