Joe Solo, multi-platinum record producer and CEO of Joe Solo Music+Entertainment, Inc. and founder of the Music Success Workshop, will be honored with The Young Artist Academy’s™ Vanguard Award for his international strides in record producing and mentorship of aspiring artists at this year’s 40th Anniversary Award Show. The award show will take place on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Avalon Theater in Hollywood, California.
“This award is very meaningful to me because it validates my mission of helping emerging artists realize their music dreams,” states Solo. “I’ve been so blessed for the level of success I’ve experienced, and am driven to do everything in my power to help the next gen of music professionals. It’s my calling.”
The Young Artist Academy™ is a non-profit organization dedicated to mentoring young artists ages 5-18. Modeled and structured like many other major Hollywood guilds, the Academy aims to prepare each rising artist for a career in the entertainment industry. Established in 1978, The Young Artist Academy™ Awards is Hollywood's longest running youth awards program, founded by Golden Globes® historian Maureen Dragone, and featuring some of the biggest names in Hollywood over the last 40 years. Notable examples of past Academy Nominees & Winners include Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts, Drake, Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, and Selena Gomez.
“Joe is a great producer and an even greater person,” exclaims Macy Gray, Grammy-winning recording artist.
For more information on The Youth Artist Awards and the 2019 Nominees, visit www.youngartistawards.org.