CEO + OWNER/ FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ MUSIC PRODUCER/ SONGWRITER
Wes Quave is an American recording artist, songwriter, producer and entertainer. Born in New Orleans, LA, Wes was raised in the small town of Madisonville. His parents were jazz musicians who introduced him to music at an early age. After landing in LA (straight out of high school and on a one-way ticket), Wes took the industry by storm. He toured the world dancing, entertaining, songwriting, and producing content for major artists, on TV and in film. Industry credits include: Babyface, Ricky Martin, Robin Thicke, Akon, Aloe Blacc, Vanilla Ice, and Mark McGrath.
GUITAR/ OPERATIONS MANAGER/ MIXING ENGINEER/ MUSIC PRODUCER
Anthony is a renowned Pop, Rock, R&B Producer, mixer and guitar player. He has played, recorded, written, and produced with top recording artists in the music industry including: Christina Aguilera, Mariah Carey, Ashanti, Ludacris, Nate Dogg, Big & Rich, Wilson Phillips, and K-Ci & Jojo. His skills as a guitar player allow him to deliver an electric performance everytime he steps on stage!
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ SONGWRITER / VOCAL + MUSIC PRODUCER
Christine is a singer/songwriter who believes in the power of vulnerability. Using soaring melodies, down-to-earth lyrics, and soulful vocals, she aims to communicate to people that they are not alone in what they feel and experience. Drawing from a variety of influences, Christine creates a unique soundscape that sets her apart in today’s pop world. Industry Credits: Natasha Bedingfield, John Rzenznik, The Rembrandts, and Mark McGrath
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ CHOREOGRAPHER
Gloria was born in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to LA at the age of 18 to pursue her dream of working in the entertainment industry. Gloria consistently delivers a humble yet captivating stage performance. With her high-energy and unique R&B/ pop-style, it didn’t take her long to move her way up to the big stage working with many celebrity artists including: Justin Timberlake, Chris Brown, Rihanna, and Ne-Yo.
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ SONGWRITER/ VOCAL + PIANO COACH/ MUSIC PRODUCER
J’Chelle is an award-winning, Pop/R&B singer-songwriter. She has been featured on various TV shows including American Idol, Rising Star, and America’s Got Talent. She has been a backup vocalist for Usher, Mariah Carey, and more. In the area of Live 61’s artist development, she offers dynamic expertise that shapes the culture and development of our artists.
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ PERCUSSIONIST/ SONGWRITER
Lilliana’s powerful voice and stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. As a graduate of USC’s prestigious Thornton School of Music, Lilliana currently tours as background vocalist and percussionist with legendary jazz guitarist George Berson and soul artist Joey Dosik. Between tour dates, Lilliana is based out of Los Angeles, CA. She is currently recording original material for her solo project in addition to collaborating with other artists.
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ CHOREOGRAPHER/ SONGWRITER
Keeley “Lockn’Key” Kaukimoce is known worldwide as a female locker and street dancer. Originally from Garland Texas, she has worked with many celebrities including: Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, P. Diddy, Christina Aguilera, Janet Jackson and Run DMC. She has also appeared in movies including: Legally Blonde + You Got Served. Keeley’s performance style evokes the message that women are strong and they can thrive as unique individuals with integrity and honor.
FRONTLINE VOCALIST/ CHOREOGRAPHER/ MUSIC PRODUCER
Michael has been working in the entertainment industry as an artist and choreographer for over 16 years. He has toured the world while working with many celebrities including: Toby Mac, Zhu, Raven Simone, Mark McGrath, Sheila F., Wally Palmar, Tommy Tu-tone, and Lou Gramm. His high-energy and stage charisma deliver a 5-star performance every time.
DRUMS/ MUSIC DIRECTOR
John “LJ” Holifield was born and raised in North Carolina. His drumming foundation is rooted in gospel, jazz fusion, country, and R&B. Known for his incredible “pocket” and ability to entertain any crowd, LJ has toured internationally with many notable artists including: Marvin Sapp, Brandy Norwood, Kirk Franklin, Michelle Williams, LaLah Hathaway, Grammy winner Norman Brown, Will.I.Am., Cee-Lo Green, and Miguel. LJ has performed on American Idol, The Voice, Ellen, and BET.
Stacy “Lamont” Sydnor is a dynamic drummer proficient in a variety of genres including: Funk, Jazz, Pop, Rock, R&B, Hip-Hop, Gospel, and Latin. His superior knowledge of music theory and his innate feel for a “perfect pocket” have landed him a premiere spot on the stage, within TV and films, and performing with an array of legendary artists including Jay-Z and Missy Elliot.
BASS/ MUSIC PRODUCER/ SONGWRITER
Born and raised in Northern California, Ben has been playing the bass and singing since he was 15 years old. Well known for his top line bass grooves and smooth R&B pop vocals, he is in high-demand within the entertainment industry. His skilled musicianship keeps him traveling around the globe and has allowed him to work with: Natasha Bedingfield, Teena Marie, Colby Odonis, E40, Debbie Deb, Tone’x, and Lou Gramm.
KEYS/ SONGWRITER/ MUSIC PRODUCTION
Canadian born and raised, Jason has been studying music since the age of 5. Currently based out of LA, Jason’s dynamic range, heavy tone, and ability to play in multiple styles of music has opened the door for him to work with many industry celebrity artists including: Natasha Bedingfield, John Rzenznik, and Vanilla Ice. Jason’s powerful and direct playing style is complimented by his ability to bring out moving emotions from simple melodies and truly connect with his audience.
DJ/ MIXING ENGINEER/ MUSIC PRODUCER/ LIVE SOUND ENGINEER
Born and raised in Fayetteville, NC, DJ T-Wayne studied music at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood. Currently based in LA, he is a multi-instrumentalist. Known for his smooth transitions and ability to keep the dance floor alive, he is one of the industry’s top DJ’s. In addition to playing the drums, guitar, and piano, he is also a professional live sound engineer who has worked with celebrities such as DJ AM, Travis Barker, Young Jeezy, DJ Feli Fel, Taylor Swift, Keri Hilson, Flo-Rida, and more.