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Brian Vickers, a distinguished figure in the music industry, boasts a diverse career spanning over a decade, showcasing his versatility both in front of and behind the camera. Hailing from Birmingham, Alabama, and an alumnus of Howard University and Full Sail University, Brian has left an indelible mark on the entertainment landscape. His journey includes noteworthy roles at esteemed organizations such as The Recording Academy (NARAS), Bunim/Murray Productions, BMG Production Music, Hidden Beach Recordings, and Trailer Park, Inc. As a performer, Brian achieved acclaim as part of Afro-Blue on NBC's "The Sing-Off," sharing the stage with legends like Smokey Robinson and Bobby McFerrin. Currently serving as a Music Supervisor for The Walt Disney Studios' in-house theatrical marketing team, The Hive, Brian has contributed to blockbuster film campaigns, including Avengers: Infinity War, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, and more. His extensive expertise in music performance, audio engineering, and music supervision positions him as a dynamic force in the industry, embodying the rich legacy of his alma maters.


Danielle René Clark (also known as “Danielle Withers”), is a highly sought after session singer, dancer, supporting vocalist and vocal contractor in Los Angeles, CA.


As a proud member of the SAG/AFTRA artists union, Danielle regularly performs on various notable tv, film, award show, video game, commercial and studio music projects.


She has toured with and/or done session work for many high profile artists, including: Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Ariana Grande, Usher, Alicia Keys, and many more!


Trusted by some of the most notable music directors in the industry, Danielle is also often tasked with contracting singers for various tours, award shows, tv shows, film, and sound recording projects. (Most recently assisting with the casting of the vocalists for Beyonce’s “Renaissance” tour.)


She is currently a supporting vocalist in the American Idol Houseband, on the ABC network.


Danielle is a featured soloist in the upcoming “The Color Purple” musical film, set for release in December.


Mariah Meshae Kamau is an LA-based artist and entrepreneur hailing from the DC Metropolitan area. With an impressive list of credits, Mariah is a multi-threat singer, songwriter, producer/composer, celebrity vocal coach, VO artist, and philanthropist.


Her musical journey started at a young age, taking piano lessons and singing in her church choir at the age of 3. Mariah's passion for music led her to study Music Composition and classical piano at Howard University, where she graduated summa cum laude.


In 2020, Mariah founded Everything Lovely Enterprises, a brand specializing in artist development, coaching, and management. As a celebrity vocal coach, she has worked with notable clients such as pop star recording artist Normani and rising star Shahadi Wright-Joseph (Us, Them). Mariah's unique approach to vocal studies and artist development focuses on the artist's mind, body, and spirit.


As a singer, Mariah has had incredible opportunities to showcase her talent. She has performed as a member of the Kanye West Sunday Service collective, taking on the lead role of Mary in his 2019 opera. Additionally, she has shared the stage with renowned artists such as Beyoncé, Iggy Azalea, Mya, Smokey Robinson, and Stevie Wonder. Mariah's diverse background in gospel, classical, jazz, and R&B allows her to seamlessly transition between various musical styles with authenticity and ingenuity.


In 2021, Mariah teamed up with her husband and business partner, Nkenge Kamau (Nkenge 1x), to establish media production company, Everything 1x. Everything 1x empowers artists to create for good while ensuring transparency and ownership of their creative assets. The company has secured impressive songwriting and production credits on major networks, including CBS, Lifetime, BET, ABC, Paramount, and Disney.


Mariah's dedication to uplifting the Black community and supporting the next generation of artists is evident through her philanthropic efforts. In 2019, she launched a scholarship fund specifically for Black Women Composers and Producers, awarding her first recipient in 2020. Additionally, she played a vital role in establishing the Elevated Arts & Culture Collective as part of the Nubian Leadership Circle, where she continues to serve as an administrator and co-facilitator of the Arts & Culture cadre. Mariah's heart for people and her commitment to giving back are at the core of her work.


Mariah Meshae Kamau is a true powerhouse in the music industry, with an inspiring journey and a remarkable list of accomplishments.


ChéLa McIntyre, a visionary leader in television production and brand development, radiates positivity and creativity. Hailing from Chesapeake, VA, ChéLa embarked on a journey that began with a Bachelor's degree in Music Business and classical Voice from Howard University, followed by a Master of Science Degree in Entertainment Business from Full Sail University. Her career trajectory soared at BET, where she honed her skills from intern to Senior Associate Producer, contributing to iconic shows like "Bobby Jones Gospel" and "Sunday Best." Her freelance endeavors across the East Coast and her extensive work on reality hits like "Real Housewives of Potomac" and "Love and Hip Hop Atlanta" solidified her reputation as a versatile force in the industry. In 2011, she co-founded Praise{BREAK}, a non-profit and digital platform, evolving into the dynamic brand development and event production company the{BREAK}, LLC. Embodying the tagline "painting your vision with heart," ChéLa's diverse expertise spans from managing the 53-city tour “Real Comedians of Social Media” with viral sensations Kevonstage, Tony Baker, and Tahir Moore, to founding The Lyricmonét Company and serving as CXO at Hit Kulture Digital. Amid her 20+ year career, she has continued to pour into her local communities and served in various capacities supporting production, media management, and administrative roles for several nonprofits around the globe. As a marketing and brand management expert, ChéLa proudly sits on the Board of Directors for both the Morlau Foundation and Lee Sparrow Haven. She is currently wrapping up production on her first documentary project entitled Steam, which focuses on highlighting the medical health benefits of steaming in historical and modern-day reproductive healthcare internationally. ChéLa McIntyre is an inspirational force reshaping the entertainment landscape with her unwavering dedication to creating art that inspires others to change from the inside out.


Brent Birckhead, an award-winning saxophonist and leader of the dynamic ensemble Brickhead, is a musical maverick known for seamlessly blending traditional and popular styles. His woodwind artistry is defined by a fearless embrace of creative risk and a profound respect for musical legacy. A Howard University graduate and recipient of prestigious accolades, including "Best Alto Saxophonist" by the Washington City Paper, Birckhead's talent has graced stages alongside legends such as Lauryn Hill, Nas, and Wale. Revered by The New York Times as "One of the most riveting young improvisers in New York," Birckhead's solo performances are described as effortlessly gliding over chord changes, showcasing a singular vision that captivates audiences. BIRCKHEAD, formed in 2015, reflects his uninhibited approach, fusing genres from punk to R&B and embracing provocative topics. With a powerful yet lyrical style, Birckhead and his ensemble redefine musical boundaries, offering a multi-layered experience that resonates with emotional depth and social commentary, as praised by various media outlets including Capitalbop, Midwest Record Reviews, and Textura.

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