Spotlight: Jen Park

We are thrilled to bring our next generation of artists and leaders exclusive access to talented professionals who share their advice and insight across our artist and career development programs.  Today, we spotlight one of [...]

Spotlight: Emma Martin

After wrapping up the 2021 Scholarship season, we are taking a moment to introduce you to a previous Live Nation scholarship recipient and Belmont University graduate, Emma Martin, to share the impact Music Forward has [...]

Spotlight: Maya Jupiter

Meet Maya Jupiter, the charismatic and talented hip hop artist, activist, and philanthropist who is helping Music Forward surface new musical talent by hosting our Open Mic Fridays. She is also the co-founder of Artivist [...]

Spotlight: Amari Amore

Meet Amari Amore, a 20-year-old folk/indie/alt singer-songwriter from outside Dallas, TX and a Music Forward alumna.  Amari's journey with Music Forward started in high school and has brought her all the way to a recent [...]

Spotlight: Kat Dahlia

Meet Kat Dahlia, a Music Forward industry expert and Cuban-American singer, songwriter, and rapper from Miami, Florida. Kat began rapping at the age of eight and writing songs at the age of 15 so she [...]

Spotlight: Nahoa Life

This month's Spotlight is on the Puerto Rican and Chinese artist Nahoa Life from Pomona, CA.  Nahoa participated in our Open Mic virtual showcase where he was named as Fan Favorite and Expert's Pick! He [...]

Spotlight: Meet Kiara Musik

Las Vegas-based artist Kiara Musik is a 2016 alum, who recently performed on our Instagram Live series Spotlight Unplugged. Kiara was also a 2019 participant on NBC's The Voice, making it onto "Team Gwen." We [...]

Spotlight: Meet Meleni Smith

Meet our Music Industry and Artist Relations Manager Meleni Smith.  Meleni has been active in the music space for over a decade.  Her pathway to profession has seen her wearing many hats from songwriting and [...]

Spotlight: Siria Contreras, Music Forward Marketing Manager

Siria is a creative and innovative marketer with a passion for the arts and empowering the next generation. She just joined the Music Forward team in December and her experience and passion align perfectly to [...]

Spotlight: Dominique Buddington

Dominique Buddington is a junior at Dillard University in New Orleans studying Music with an emphasis in the Music Industry. She volunteered to help at All Access Fest in New Orleans, expecting to gain some [...]
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