Making a Difference: Solomon Witherspoon

By KBJR News 1

November 21, 2013 Updated Dec 17, 2013 at 2:43 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Raised on the East Hillside of Duluth, Solomon Witherspoon's roots run deep in the Northland.

A rising star in the music industry, Solomon strives to give his best on stage and off.

He is an ambassador to Starlight Foundation, an organization that provides help to terminally and chronically ill children.

The singer, songwriter also helps raise funds for the Life House in Duluth.

"I just want to sit down with these children and let them know there is light in a dark situation," Witherspoon said.

Solomon's second C.D., "Starlight" was released this month at a party at Clyde Iron in Duluth.

His first C.D., Kingdom is also available online and in music stores.