Posted by Robert
Rap News Network
4/8/2004 6:29:58 PM
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An unprecedented event is headed your way! The Platinum Teen Talent Search and Music Summit (PTTS & MS) is in search of musically talented teens between the ages of 13-21 with a chance to win a recording contract from NME Records.
"Discovery Performances" will be judged by a prestigious panel of judges representing both major and independent labels and music professionals who work with such superstars as Christina Aguilera, Ludacris, Outkast, Britney Spears, B2K, Janet Jackson, Ruben Studdard, TLC and others.
The PTTS & MS tour was launched in the Southeast region of the U.S on March 27th and has toured in South Carolina and Tennessee. Responses were overwhelming and registration was beyond anyone’s imagination. Additional dates include Florida, North Carolina, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, ending in Georgia. (See full schedule and cities below) Teens attending and registering for the PTTS & MS will have the opportunity to audition and test their musical skills while at the same time gain an educational opportunity from the Music Summit.
Co-sponsored by NME Records and X-Media Marketing, this truly educational opportunity brings together the very best in emerging musical talents – from Pop and R&B to Hip-Hop, Country, Soul, Rock, Dancehall, Jazz and Classical – with the very best of our industry’s leaders for a day of free-wheeling discussion and power networking. Music Summit panelists – including A&R executives, producers, songwriters, marketing executives, and other key music industry decision- makers – provide invaluable facts, insights and emerging trends important to talented teens, their families, and working professionals.
Recording artist Ee-De a/k/a Mr. Up & Down, a dynamic, sexy, R&B phenom is NME Records newest artists. "NME Records showed me how to manage my music career. Two weeks after I was signed, I was recording and working with some of the top artists and vocal trainers. I’ve appeared at the Grammy’s and performed at the R&B Billboard Conference. NME is absolutely the best in the business," says Ee-De, who will perform at the Music Summit dates listed below. Fore more information visit www.ee-de.com
About NME Records: For nearly a decade, the company conceived and implemented strategic marketing and image campaigns for major record labels, recording artists and corporate clients. Its forward-thinking industry expertise is now focused on fully developing its own artists professionally, musically, and artistically. NME Records… Where Music Always Comes First! www.nmerecords.com .
About X-Media Marketing: X-Media provides a unique synergy of leadership, talent and marketing innovation. The company’s dynamic cross-marketing strategies result in a powerful and compelling marketing solution.
2004 Southeast Tour Schedule:
March 27th - 28th, Columbia, South Carolina (The Township Auditorium)
April 3rd - 4th, Nashville, Tennessee (Tennessee State Fairgrounds)
April 17th – 18th, Orlando, Florida (The Roxy)
April 24th – 25th, Raleigh, North Carolina (BTI Center for the Performing Arts)
May 1st – 2nd, New Orleans, Louisiana (Pontchartrain Center)
May 8th – 9th, Jackson, Mississippi (The Clarion)
May 15th – 16th, Birmingham, Alabama (Sheraton Convention Center)
For more information about the Platinum Teen Talent Search & Music Summit, visit
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