Jacob Sartorius is a 14 year old American singer and internet personality who rose to fame via social media from posting lip-syncing videos on Musical.ly. In 2016, he released his debut single "Sweatshirt", which reached the Hot 100 charts in the United States and Canada. Several publications including Billboard and Business Insider have predicted Sartorius to become "The Next Justin Bieber". Jacob was recently featured on the cover of Billboard Magazine and nominated for a 2016 People's Choice Award. Following a short west coast run, that included selling out The Troubadour in Los Angeles - Jacob is gearing up for a national tour in 2017.
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Grace has always enjoyed playing with dolls and at six years of age she decided to make her first Barbie video. She has since combined her love of dolls and storytelling to create one of the more successful YouTube channel for kids. In 2015 she won the best kids content award at the Online Video Awards in Australia and is now one of the more popular children’s YouTube channels in the world. Her videos have more than 400 million views and she currently has over 400,000 subscribers.
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Zeds Dead are one of the top Electronic artists today. Their consistent stream of quality releases has won them the adoration of millions of fans and praise from the biggest names in music. Their debut full-length album to be released in October 2016 is set to see them cross from the niche into mainstream markets.
Mashd N Kutcher are definitely NOT your average DJ’s. Shortly after meeting each other in 2013, the boys created a concept for a live show, combining their love of music, plus skills as a drummer and pianist.
Within a matter of weeks they signed to Lucky Ent and began touring the live show around Australia.
They also quickly secured a weekly spot on national radio program Party People, plus had begun to build a steady following on social media.
18 months later, Mashd N Kutcher are fast becoming the buzz of the industry, both in Australia and abroad.
After signing a record deal with Warner Music, their first single ‘Do It Now’ achieved gold status, not to mention gained the support radio stations across the country, and with their mashup videos and online content, they have become the fastest growing online brand in the Australian music industry this year,
with tens of millions of views across Facebook, Youtube and social networks, not to mention international media coverage from the likes of CBS, Ashton Kutcher, The Discovery Channel, major newspapers, television shows and blogs.
Voted Australia’s #1 DJ Duo, (inthemix 50 2015) and having already made waves around the world through their live shows and videos, Mashd N Kutcher are not only carving their place in the dance music scene, but as all round entertainers.
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Shawn Wasabi is a 21 yo producer and controllerist raised by a traditional Filipino family in the city of Salinas, CA. He started his passion into the world of pushing buttons when his childhood friend Sushi Killer left his Midi Fighter 3D over at his house in April of 2013 to play around with and eventually create the live mashup Pizza Rolls. Since then, he has established an internet fanbase and reputation as one of the most dynamic controllerists around pushing buttons for the internet and for fans in cities internationally and awed the internet world again with his latest release of Marble Soda, which hit 1 million views within 48 hours of being uploaded.
Beyond the glittery mixture of sugary sounds, Shawn Wasabi is also well-known for the very rare and colorful Midi Fighter 64 controller with arcade buttons he uses to create his music—3D printed, laser cut, engineered, and gifted to him by the Midi Fighter inventor, Michael Mitchell. Only one exists in the world, and it resides in the talented hands of Shawn Wasabi.
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Charli and Ashlee began making YouTube videos in Sept 2012 when Charli was 6 years old and Ashlee was only 3. They were the first young children on YouTube to upload weekly baking videos, where they do all of the baking without the help of an adult. Now, at 10 & 7 years old, these two mini chefs have over 200 videos and more than 600 million views worldwide. The girls now boast the largest "Kids only" YouTube baking show in the world.
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Chris Collins is a musician, entrepreneur and social media influencer with over 13 Million followers across Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter. Chris started creating content on social media over nine years ago, making him one of the original content creators. Thus he has had the unique opportunity of being a part of the social space from the beginning; forming many relationships and growing alongside it.
Chris believes it is important to have a presence on all social platforms. He is one of the top creators on every major social platform. He often works alongside platform designers including Facebook, Instagram, musical.ly and many more to improve and develop new features.
Chris aims to spread a positive message through his content with a passion for healthy living; promoting self development via diet, lifestyle and mindset. Chris serves as a Youth Ambassador for the United Nations, representing the youth of this generation with the goal of educating the youth and motivating positive change.
Chris is often invited as a representative of the social space, speaking and educating brands on how to organically get involved in the community.
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D∆WN (aka Dawn Richard) is one of music’s most distinctive voices and songwriters, developing her own unique style via a tirelessly independent route.
D∆WN’s last album Blackheart was FACT Mag’s #1 album of the year, and was in Best Album of 2015 charts by Pitchfork, Rolling Stone, Vogue, LA Times, Spin, Elle, Noisey and The Guardian, who called it “the most ambitious and revelatory album of 2015”.
Her first single of 2016, ‘Not Above That’ has sold over 2,000 units and 1,200,000 streams across Spotify and SoundCloud, and she followed it with a series of show-stealing shows at SXSW (at the Pitchfork, Spin, FACT and Hype Hotel showcases). She also collaborated with Kingdom on ‘Honest’, which received Pitchfork’s Best New Music.
In April 2016 D∆WN became the first ever artist to perform live in 360 degrees on YouTube, as part of YouTube’s collaboration series with The Verge. She also partnered with Wired for the release of a virtual reality version of ‘Not Above That’, and recently curated her own Boiler Room in London, performing from a specially-build LED pyramid. With future collaborations in the VR world due for release, she looks set to continue breaking down barriers of music, performance and technology.
Her new solo album REDEMPTION strikes the perfect balance between future-facing electronic music (with production from Machinedrum and Noisecastle III) and the music of D∆WN’s New Orleans upbringing, bound together by an untouchable approach to song-writing and flawless vocal range. The final part in a trilogy that started with GoldenHeart and continued with Blackheart, it represents her most focused, complete album yet.
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Josh Devine is an English drummer, singer, and songwriter. In 2011, he began his music career as the live drummer for One Direction, touring with them around the world for a whole 5 years.
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When Jonny Wilson started Eclectic Method, he created a project so progressive that the simple tag of VJ would never do. Wilson constantly pushes the technology to improve video remixing and create compositions that perk ears, move feet, and capture moments in time.
If the online video hits the brain like a jolt of Adderall, the concerts allow time for builds, breakdowns, and larger narratives that led Paper Magazine to declare: "It's the best of both worlds: girls get to dance, and the guys get to watch TV!". Indeed, Eclectic Method is music, media, and pop culture all rolled together into one giant party.
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When you meet Kenny Holland, the first thing you’ll notice is his devilish smile and movie star good looks. But behind the choirboy facade is a brash, young retro rocker whose boundless energy and passion have made him a rapidly rising star, with an edgy, progressive catalogue – his music a brilliant blend of intricately woven wordplay, dark rhythmic beats and haunting harmonies, beneath searing guitar rifts and soul-filled vocals.
Born in Michigan, Kenny grew up in Phoenix, Arizona, where he would hone his skills as a singer/songwriter. He began performing publicly at age eight. By 16, he was already a household name on the local music scene, selling- out high school auditoriums and creating a buzz in the back alleys of Baseline. His clever lyrics and catchy hooks quickly earned him the respect and admiration of fans and critics alike. In 2012, Kenny released his first independent solo album "Heart & Keys” on iTunes. The album produced the singles "So What," "One Day At A Time," and "Backseat," announcing the arrival of this emerging pop/rock sensation. Ever the visionary, Kenny used covers on Vine to expand his growing fan base, six seconds at a time. They now number in the millions.
Kenny has performed in front of sold out audiences nationwide, sharing the stage with Demi Lovato, Aaron Carter, Rae Sremmurd, and The Summer Set, among others. He was a featured act on the 2014 Jack and Jack Tour. In 2015, he teamed up with Wesley Stromberg to form rock band, The Balcony, a collaboration that produced the red hot single “Fire.” The duo was featured on four of the most-attended stops of the 2015 DigiFest Tour.
Kenny is also a talented actor. Recently making his big-screen debut in the independent feature “Saturday’s Warrior.”
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"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." -Arthur C. Clarke.
Originally from Lake Villa, Illinois electrical engineer, Allen Pan, relocated to Los Angeles, California and became Sufficiently Advanced. Known for turning fictional weapons into functional objects in the real world, Pan has created a dedicated following on his YouTube channel. With over 150 thousand subscribers and 27+ million views, fans are eager to see what he will come up with next. Favorites include his electromagnetic fingerprint scanning Thor hammer, as well as his methanol-acetone Light Saber complete with real sound effects and real danger.
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Keiynan Lonsdale is an Australian actor, singer, and dancer. He is most well known for his role as Oliver Lloyd (Ollie), a dance student, on the ABC television series Dance Academy, Uriah Pedrad in The Divergent Series: Insurgent, Wally West in The Flash, and Eldon Hanon in The Finest Hours. In addition to his film roles, Keiynan recently released his music single “HIGHER,” which has been streamed over 300,000 times on SoundCloud.
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Andrew has achieved international popularity thanks to his ability to combine humour and high production quality, evident in self-produced videos such as Canadian, Please, The Comic Sans Song, and his various travelogue series produced around the world, from Japan to Egypt. He has collaborated with and hosted series for many well-known brands, and has become a trusted producer of digital content.
With over 13 million views on YouTube, a #1-selling album on iTunes (S*X, 2014), and the Digi Awardfor “Digital Personality of the Year” (2013), Andrew is a skilled and experienced host, musician, and storyteller – an expert at creating high-quality, engaging and authentic content that is always #MadeInTheMoment.
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Lenay Chantelle is an actress, TV host, and web star most well known for MTV's 10 on Top, where she cohosted alongside superstars like Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, and Selena Gomez. She also runs her self-titled YouTube channel where she posts videos in Spanish to over 3.2 million subscribers.
Andrew Bazzi is a singer and Vine video phenomenon. He also has a popular self-titled YouTube channel where he posts cover videos.
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Eric Razillard, better known as E Breezy, is taking the internet by storm with his flawless Musical.ly transitions. The 22 year old from California is getting used to the nickname "The Transition King" by his 619+K fans on the app. While creating on his own has generated quite a substantial buzz - collabs with other top Musical.ly Musers have increased his fan base across the platform.
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