*(Los Angeles, CA ) – Los Angeles artists Ny’Aira, Trueful and the French Royalty Dancers won the 14 annual “Uplifting Minds II” (ULMII) entertainment conference’s national talent competition showcase with powerful performances – it was held recently at the Celebrity Centre in Hollywood. The one-day free conference started with an entertainment business seminar hosted by event founder Public Relations/Business Management Consultant Eunice Moseley (www.FreelanceAssociatesInc.com).
Other impressive performances were from sisters act, the Hardy Girls, who sang a medley of songs from the ‘60s, former multi ULMII winner Matthew Aaron and rapper Chester Hicks. Aside from the blue crystal ULMII Award the winers will also receive free studio time, free track and radio promotions from Baltimore based Dust Dem AFF Productions; free PR consult from LA/Baltimore based Freelance Associates; free business consult from entertainment moguel Paul Gardner II (www.TheGardnerLawGroup.com); free vocal coaching from Superstar Entertainment in New Jersey, which specializes in artist development, and free make-up/skincare consult by skincare specialist Jenneane Collins (Baltimore based). You can see the winning performances at www.UpliftingMinds2.com or at www.Youtube.com/FreelanceAssociates.
The competition was judged in three categories – vocal, songwriting and dance – and judges included (pictured L to R) Lee Bailey, EURweb.com entertainment news on-line magazine publisher; Mike Peele (2nd from R) celebrity dance choreographer who has worked with Michael Jackson and Rihanna (www.MikePeeleOnline.com), and DeBorah Pryor (R) an adjunct communications instructor at UCLA and EURweb contributor. Pictured also are vocal winner Ny’Aira (C) who sang a cover song, “God Bless the Child” and Trueful (2nd from L) won best songwriter for his song “My Baby,” and him and his French Royalty Dancers (not pictured) won for best dancers.
“Uplifting Minds II” entertainment conference’s next stop is in Baltimore next year on Sat. April 19, 2014 at Security Square Mall. It will be presented by Security Square Mall and The Baltimore Times, which will offer a special “ULMII” event program edition to be published as an insert in the newspaper Friday, April 18, 2014. Call toll free at (866) 938-5220, direct at 562-424-3836, email [email protected] or [email protected] for more information about sponsoring that issue or placing a discount advertisement. Log onto www.upliftingminds2.com for updates.
Eunice Moseley Freelance Associates PR & Promotions