Description: DOORS OPEN 6:15
MEET & GREET FROM 6:30 - 7:30
7:40 Van Jess
9:05 Lily Elise
IM5 : Backed by “American Idol” creator Simon Fuller, media icon Perez Hilton, and acclaimed tour director Jamie King, please give a warm welcome to Hollywood’s next up and coming musical sensation, IM5!
IM5 is a dynamic group of 5 spirited boys – Cole, Dalton, Dana, Gabe and Will - armed with limitless talent and a strong passion for music, dance and performance. In the tradition of the Backstreet Boys and ‘N Sync, the multi-talented quintet fuses hook driven Pop and R&B melodies with sensational vocal harmonies and dance routines to boot. Founded by “American Idol” creator Simon Fuller, media icon Perez Hilton and acclaimed tour director Jamie King, the band was discovered on a national talent search in 2011.
VanJess : VanJess = Ivana & Jessica
...'we like to sing with a brand new flavor..."
Lily Elise is an R&B/Pop singer from the Bay Area. She was a contestant on Season 1 of NBC’s The Voice, where she was chosen by Christina Aguilera to join her team. “Lily possesses an impressive range and ad-lib capability,” said pop icon Aguilera. In a recent interview, she stated, “I learned so much about who I am as a person and as an artist … The Voice gave me a great platform, and it’s my job to spring off of that.”
Since The Voice, Lily Elise has been performing around Los Angeles. She has sung the national anthem at recent Dodger, USC, and San Francisco Giants’ games. In addition, Lily has been in the studio, writing and recording for her solo project as well as for other major artists. Lily co-wrote Hungarian Idol winner Gigi Radic’s first single, “Daydream,” which is currently the number one song on Hungarian radio. Lily also co-wrote “The Story’s Over”, another track off of Gigi’s debut record. In addition, Lily will be featured on yet another co-write, “’Till the Morning,” by Wilde Life feat. Lily Elise, which will also be released this fall. All the while, Lily is writing songs for her own project.