Feeling the Music of Moana with Opetaia Foa’i and Te Vaka – #MoanaEvent

Opetaia Foa‘i is the founder and lead singer of Te Vaka, is a winner of numerous world music awards, including the Senior Pacific Artist award for his contribuon to Pacific music. I participated in the Moana Press Event in Santa Monica and enjoyed listening to him talk about his involvement with the music in Moana. Opetaia enjoyed working with the musical team of Lin-Manual Miranda and Mark Mancina on the music for Moana.  He said that Lin is very good with lyrics and directing and Mark {Read More}

Golden Globe Nominations for Moana

Golden Globes have been announced and Moana received 2 nominations. Best Animated Feature “In our 40-year careers, no film has been such a labor of love or more satisfying than ‘Moana,’ about a young girl who saves the world. We’re so deeply honored that the hard work of the artists and cast is recognized by the HFPA.” -‘Moana’ Directors Ron Clements & John Musker, Producer Osnat Shurer  Best Original Song for “How Far I’ll Go” “Gracias. Merci. Grazie. Danke sehr. {Read More}

Hamilton Nerd Gift Guide

I am a Hamilton and Lin-Manuel Miranda fan. Do you have a Hamilton Broadway Musical fan in your family? Not sure what to get them for Christmas? My Hamilton Nerd Gift Guide should help!! Hamilton: The Revolution I have this book and LOVE it. It’s hefty and has all of the lyrics along with photographs from the broadway production, insight into each song and funny footnotes from Lin-Manuel Miranda. The book is brilliant. Buy Hamilton: The Revolution from Amazon    {Read More}

Listen to Exclusive Mary J. Blige Content with Waltmart’s Soundcheck – @MaryJBlige @Walmart

Get up close and personal with your favorite artists with Walmart Soundcheck!  This is Walmart’s original performance series and they are currently featuring 9-time GRAMMY award winner and R&B icon, Mary J. Blige along with her newest album, called The London Sessions.  Watch exclusive content and enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win an autographed vinyl album of The London Sessions! Just click on the graphic below to enter. Mary J. Blige talks about the process of creating the {Read More}

Elijah Kelley Shines in Strange Magic – #StrangeMagicEvent #StrangeMagic

As part of the Strange Magic press event at Skywalker Ranch I had the opportunity to attend a Q&A session with Elijah Kelley.  He voices the high energy elf named Sunny who goes on a mission in the name of love. Skywalker Sound The interview took place inside Skywalker Sound located at Skywalker Ranch in Northern California. Skywalker Ranch is the private property of George Lucas and is a full service post production facility. After arriving at Skywalker Sound our group was {Read More}

Genevieve Goings Knows the Right Way to Teach Kids Through Music

We were thrilled to meet Genevieve Goings in person at Disney Social Media Moms Celebration at Disneyland in April 2014. My girls have listened to Choo Choo Soul for years and they know who Genevieve is. At my youngest daughter’s preschool they listen to Choo Choo Soul almost every day. Genevieve is sweet, beautiful (inside and out) and she’s a great dancer! We ended up dancing with her during the Dance Party at Toon Town and my girls still talk {Read More}

Sabrina Carpenter is Disney’s Next Big Thing

I’ll be the first to admit that my girls (ages 4 & 8) are Disney Channel junkies and recently they had to say good bye to two of their favorite shows Goodluck Charlie and Shake it Up. Even I was a little teary eyed when Good Luck Charlie ended. My husband and I enjoyed watching the show with them but it is obvious when a show has runs its course. My family and I attended Disney Social Media Moms Celebration in {Read More}

The Imagination Movers are Back in Blue! New Album Drops Today

The Imagination Movers have been performing for over 10 years and they’d love to do it for another 10…but they can’t do it alone. They need YOUR voice to be heard! Downloading their music and spreading the word to your friends is the best way to show your support for what they do. If you want to hear more Mover music, see more Mover videos and have the Movers come play LIVE in your town, this is your time to {Read More}