Known for his soulful songs, John Legend just may surprise you on his current tour. While the production is bigger than ever for the 30-year-old, multiple Grammy winner, his recently-released third album, Evolver, shows a funk and reggae side on select tracks. For more on Legend's new sound and tour, see the Vibes section of this week's paper. Raphael Saadiq opens. $61. 8 p.m. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 East Independence Blvd. 704-372-3600. www.ovensauditorium.com.