- Oct. 19, 2022
-- Jamaica's Hezron Clarke
(Reggae), America's Calvin D. Tucker, Jr.
, Trinidad's King Cosmos
(Calypso) and Canada's Kalico Di King
(Dancehall), to perform at the 23rd
annual Los Angeles "Uplifting Minds II" (ULMII) Entertainment Conference
Saturday November 5, 2022, via Zoom between 1 -3pmPST during the Professional Showcase. Presented in part by The Pulse of Entertainment,
the ULMII Entertainment Conference is hosted by comedians/actors Doresa Harvey (Battlestage Plays) and Stamaur Mitchell aka Ayye Pap (Fox Sports' 'Spencer vs Garcia'). The free online ULMII conference offers a Panel of entertainment industry professionals, a Professional Showcase of artists signed to independent labels and management companies, and a National Talent Competition where up to 10 acts in either the singing, songwriting, dancing, or acting categories will compete for the 2022 Los Angeles ULMII Best Artist Award and over $17,500 valued in products and services.
Talent confirmed for the ULMII National Talent Competition include Tiarah Williams from Washington, DC (dance), rapper/singer Young Hi-way from Texas (vocal and songwriting)
, rapper Innocent Minds from Los Angeles (vocal and songwriting)
, and Gospel's TairaJaybre from Iowa (vocal and songwriting)
. Winners from this year's Baltimore ULMII entertainment conference will start the competition off on Saturday Nov. 5th
with their winning performances, that includes Kah'Ni Myers-Rich from New Jersey (acting), rapper King Moosa from Chicago (songwriting)
and Gospel's Adiah Ford from Florida (vocals).
Panelists consist of Digital Magazine Publisher Dr. Lee Bailey
Artist Manager/Lecturer Dr. Kerri Moseley-Hobbs
Actress/Dancer Marita de Lara
(General Hospital, Hawaii Five-O); SAG/AFTRA Actor/Filmmaker Anthony Michael Hobbs
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Composer Wordsmith
Singer/Actor Calvin Tucker, Jr.
(Wonder Woman 1984); Soprano Opera Singer Cheryl Warfield (MoreOpera.com)
, and Consul Paul Gardner, II
. Dr. Eunice Moseley, ULMII founder and The Pulse of Entertainment
syndicated columnist, will moderate the conference.
The ULMII conference is known for launching the careers of Grammy winning Miguel who was signed to Jive Records by an ULMII panelist; songwriters/
producers The Featherstones performed their original song "I Should Be Your Boyfriend" at the Baltimore ULMII and it was placed on a Dru Hill album by SisQo; Starz Network's Naturi Naughton who was scouted by Broadway at the Baltimore ULMII and that led to her starring in the drama "Power," and Disney's RoShon Feagon whose manager used the information learned at the Los Angeles ULMII event to take Roshon to the next level - starring in two Disney sit-coms and performing on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."www.UpliftingMinds2.com
for more information.