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Dilana On The Jimmy Star Show - Dilana Robichaux Of Rock Star Supernova to Guest August 17 2011

Dilana of Rock Star Supernova fame to guest on The Jimmy Star Show live radio show. Listen to the live interview online worldwide Wed August 17 2011 from 3-5 pm ET | 12-2 pm PT at w4cy.com Radio | Details at www.jimmystarshow.com

 
 
Dilana on The Jimmy Star Show
Dilana on The Jimmy Star Show
PRLog - Aug. 15, 2011 - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Dilana will be a featured guest on The Jimmy Star Show live radio show hosted by King of Cool, Jimmy Star along with his Cool Crowd of cohosts to discuss the band, their upcoming sophomore release, and all things art and entertainment. The Jimmy Star Show is radio's newest hit show, featuring the coolest in music, entertainment, fashion and pop culture, all from a fun industry insider perspective in a completely live, unedited fast-paced two-hour conversational format.  

Dilana aka Dilana Robichaux is a South African singer, songwriter, and actress currently based in Los Angeles, California. Perhaps best known as the runner-up finalist on the CBS reality television show Rock Star: Supernova, Dilana has made an impressive career as a solo artist and recently as an actress.

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, the girl known by age two as Dilana Smith discovered a love for music at an early age, participating in school and church choirs as an escape from an unpleasant home life. Inspired by such visceral singers as Janis Joplin and Tina Turner, she left school at sixteen to follow her own dreams and soon found herself with a promising music career in Holland, becoming one of the country's most coveted live acts. Her 2000 album Wonderfool scored five singles, four videos and a string of touring and festival gigs throughout the region.

By way of Houston, she made it to L.A. and wound up auditioning for "Rock Star Supernova." As one publication noted, "The minute she stepped on the Mayan Theatre stage in Los Angeles in Episode One and performed Nirvana's 'Lithium,' she instantly became the show's frontrunner." Her powerful vocals and undeniable stage presence consistently garnered votes from viewers and the "Supernova" judges. Although most fans expected her to win, Dilana came in second to Canadian vocalist Lukas Rossi during the competition's finale. Unfazed, America's newest rock vixen mounted an initial solo tour this past December and more recently opened for Rockstar Supernova, earning consistently stellar reviews.

While music remains the focus of her life, Dilana is also committed to helping others, especially children. She has given her support to the Lili Claire Foundation as well as the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, asking her fans to donate to the cause. "Growing up in South Africa I saw a lot of pain and death. I saw babies die of AIDS. Anything I can do to help prevent that kind of suffering is worthwhile," says Dilana, an artist who is maturing in more ways than one.

Dilana stars in the independent film Angel Camouflaged, for which she has won Best Actress and Best Music at the American International Film Festival and Best Actress at the Action on Film International Festival in 2010. Directed by Michael Givens, Anger Camouflaged includes an impressive cast including James Brolin, Warrick Grier (“The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior”), Carlos Bernard (TV’s “24”), Terry Serpico (“Army Wives”) and of course Dilana. Dilana stars as "Scottie", a singer who inherits a rundown bar and, with her somewhat less-than-reliable brother, Morgan (Warrick Grier), labors to revive the ramshackle tavern and rekindle her passion for music. The course of restoration will take some wholly unexpected and revelatory turns. Dilana composed and performed nine songs for the soundtrack including “Airplane”, “Sexaholic”, “Ice”, and “Slaves” to name a few.  Angel Camouflaged and the soundtrack are due to be release early 2011.

Dilana is appearing in two additional movies. Silence directed by Jewels Satterfield began shooting in June 2011 and is an action packed thriller based on the underworld of internet pornography where Dilana will play the leading role as "Alex Mitchum". Here After began shooting in Sudbury, Canada and is a psychological thriller with a story of love, loss, passion and redemption with gripping action sequences and a subtle paranormal underpinning. Dilana will be the co-producer in charge of music for each and will offer soundtracks to accompany both films.

The Jimmy Star Show is pleased to showcase the talent and expertise of Dilana, and all anticipate a fun and informative time talking with her about the art and entertainment industries, and the world. Join King of Cool Jimmy Star, Diva of Cool Drew Albright, and Cool Haunted One Woody Meckes as they have a playful and sometimes wild time with the talented featured guest!  You’ll also hear ideas for a fun and successful life from Bright Life with Dr. Drew Albright, art and entertainment news from Cool Chronicles, horror news from Fright Asylum with Woody Meckes, and fabulous fan questions from Star Mail and the live online radio chatroom!

To hear Dilana live on The Jimmy Star Show tune in to W4CY Radio on Wednesday August 17, 2011 from 3-5 pm ET and 12-2 pm PT online at www.w4cy.com from anywhere in the world.

The Jimmy Star Show is a World of Jimmy Star Production. The Jimmy Star Show only promotes guests and talents held in regard by executive producer Jimmy Star. The Jimmy Star Show is recorded live at the W4CY Radio station in Wellington, Florida. W4CY Radio is available through worldwide streaming live online via iTunes Radio or at w4cy.com and affiliates around the globe. W4CY Radio is brought to listeners by The Intertainment Network, and is ranked 13th in the world for internet talk radio listeners in over 150 countries.

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The official site for The Jimmy Star Show may be found at
http://www.jimmystarshow.com

The official site for W4CY Radio may be found at
http://www.w4cy.com

The official site for Dilana may be found at
http://www.dilanarocks.com

For The Jimmy Star Show media requests please contact
mediarelations (at) jimmystarshow (dot) com  

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