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African American Producers:Eric Seats & Chrystal Allen-O’Jon:Jazz, Rock, Latin, Classical, Pop, or R & B it doesn’t matter. The heart and soul of any band is the drummer. That’s why the Nextt Great Drummer Show has been conducting a nationwide search for….
AMERICA’S NEXT GREAT DRUMMER
Since 2009 URE invites thousands of young drummers, who are looking for their big break, into Sam Ash Music stores from coast to coast. In fierce head-to-head competition, these drummers battle it out to be crowned America’s Next Great Drummer. Judging are celebrities such as legendary artist Patti LaBelle, and Drummer, Teddy Campbell, who has toured with The Backstreet Boys, Christina Aguilera, Bette Midler, Queen Latifah and was Musical Director for Britney Spears. While in California, the competition was covered by ABC (website to see video here).
Local sponsorship of America’s Next Great Drummer has been extremely strong.
The 2009/2010 Sponsors list includes:
• Home Depot
• Pizza Hut
• Comfort Suites Hotel
• Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
• Radio Disney
• Knott’s Berry Farm
• T.G.I. Friday’s
• Izze Sparkling Drinks
• Sam Ash Music Stores Nationwide
(Most competitions was held in Sam Ash Stores)
The finale for the 2009-2010 season will be held in Miami where the last # finalists will compete for the following?
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America’s Next Great Drummer is not just about the competition, but also about teaching young men and women important life skills through music and competition.
In the tradition of television programs such as American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance, and America’s Next Top Model, URE and America’s Next Great Drummer are ready to bring this entertaining and exciting competition to television.