Peele has a dance studio in the Los Angeles area where he brings his superb dance skills to the community for anyone willing to give it 100%. His “Hip-Hop Fit” dance routines are also seen on his latest DVD release, “Dance Hip-Hop Now.” Aside from “This is It” and Stomp The Yard his talents can be seen in Step Up 3D, with Rihanna on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” and on such shows as the BET Hip-Hop Awards.
The “Uplifting Minds II” entertainment conference is free and open to the public and offers an intense entertainment business seminar panel from 1 – 2:30pm and a national talent competition showcase – in vocal, songwriting and dance – from 3 – 5p.m. Ten acts will performance and be judged in two of the three categories for the 2013 “ULMII” Best Artist Award and a list of prizes donated by its sponsors.
The 14 year old conference started in Baltimore in 1999, by founder syndicated entertainment columnist Eunice Moseley (www.ThePulseofEntertainment.com) and by 2000 it was being held annually in also Houston, Atlanta and Los Angeles – until 2009. In 2010 it made Baltimore (April) and Los Angeles (June and October) its primary locations.
In 2014 the Baltimore “ULMII” entertainment conference will be held at Security Square Mall Saturday on April 19, 2014.
This year the October date is presented by Carib Press, a news magazine published for the Caribbean-Americans community in the Los Angeles area. It is published by Jamaican born Lyndon A. Johnson siince 1999.. Carib Press provides information in news, sports, politics, economy, law, immigration, travel, newsmakers, entertainment and celebrities. It also offers political commentary, interviews and a classified section. Even though Caribbean-Americans are the focus it also seeks to provide content for the general public.
Aside from the Oct. 19th media partner Carib Press, media sponsors include www.EURweb.com and www.Praise98FM.com. Other sponsors include www.DustDemAFF.com who is providing free studio recording time, free music track and free radio promotions to the talent showcase winners; www.TheGardnerLawGroup.com is providing free entertainment business consult; www.FreelanceAssociatesInc.com is providing free public relations/media consult; free vocal coaching for winners will be provided by vocalist/artist manager Nadiyah Kareem (Superstar Entertainment), and free make-up/skincare consult by skincare specialist Jenneane Collins (Baltimore based).
Additional sponsors include Lee Bailey (publisher of www.EURweb.com) who will serve as a judge during the competition, along with international award winning guitarist Vernon Neilly – owner of Boosweet Records (www.Boosweet.com) and the Vernon Neilly Signature Guitar. Program manager and radio personality Lady Charmaine of the “Lady Charmaine Live” show on Praise 98FM will host the national talent competition showcase as a sponsor.
For more information on the “Uplifting Minds II” entertainment conference, the national talent showcase competition, to place ads or sponsor the event or the Carib Press “ULMII” event program call toll free at (866) 938-5220, or direct at 562-424-3836, email [email protected] or log onto www.upliftingminds2.com.
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