Los Angeles, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 19, 2011
NBA All-Stars Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers) and Kevin Love (Minnesota Timberwolves) will host the Myspace Capital A Entertainment Friday night B4 All Jam party on February 18th, 2011. The party is a celebration of Blake Griffin’s ‘Hijack” takeover of the Myspace site in advance of All Star Weekend.
Snoop Dogg and Fabolous are set to perform on Friday night at Conga Room at LA LIVE across the street from STAPLES Center where the NBA All-Star Rookie Challenge will take place earlier in the evening. Special Guests will include Baron Davis (Los Angeles Clippers,) Trevor Ariza (New Orleans Hornets,) Clinton Sparks and DJ Homicide. The event will run from 10 p.m to 2 a.m, and attendees must be 21 or older.
It’s Snoop’s natural appeal to both the hood and to Hollywood that has allowed him to stay tremendously relevant through ten releases and numerous side projects. Since bursting into our collective consciousness alongside famed producer Dr. Dre on the 1992 classic The Chronic, Snoop has remained a constant force in Hip-Hop and a household name around the world.
Grammy nominated multi-platinum selling rapper Fabolous is an American rapper born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. To date, Fabolous has released five albums, which have collectively sold over three million copies in the United States. In September 2009, the rapper was ranked number eight on MTV's Hottest MC in the Game list and last year was a nominee for 3 BET Hip Hop Awards including one for "Best Hip Hop Artist" of the year. This event during All Star Weekend also serves as an LA launch party for his clothing line, Rich Yung Society Clothing which can be found on the new website at http://www.richyungsociety.com.
Two NBA All-Stars with Los Angeles ties -- current Los Angeles Clipper Blake Griffin, who has been wowing NBA fans nationwide this season will host the event along with Kevin Love who played college ball at UCLA and is now one of the premiere players in the NBA with the Minnesota Timberwolves. In addition other NBA players with Los Angeles ties, Los Angeles Clipper Baron Davis; former Los Angeles Laker now a member of the New Orleans Hornets Trevor Ariza, and Brandon Jennings (originally from Compton and now a member of the Milwaukee Bucks) will be special guests at the event. Davis & Ariza are also co-owners of The Conga Room.
Myspace, Inc. is a leading social entertainment destination powered by the passions of fans. Aimed at a Gen Y audience, Myspace drives social interaction by providing a highly personalized experience around entertainment and connecting people to the music, celebrities, TV, movies, and games that they love. These entertainment experiences are available through multiple platforms, including online, mobile devices, and offline events. Myspace is also the home of Myspace Music, which offers an ever-growing catalog of freely streamable audio and video content to users and provides major, independent, and unsigned artists alike with the tools to reach new audiences. The company is headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA and is a division of News Corporation.
Capital A Entertainment is a New York City-based luxury lifestyle and entertainment company known for hosting exclusive parties and special affairs, predominantly centered around major events in the sports, film and music industries. With a keen attention to delivering first-class VIP service and blending Hollywood glamour with the subtle nuances of New York sophistication, Capital A caters to the elite and sustains a consistent following of celebrities, athletes and an affluent mix of tastemakers. Each event has a limited amount of tickets available for purchase via http://www.CapitalAEnt.com
GBK Productions is a Marketing, Fundraising and Special Events company dedicated to providing high quality, tailor-made service to its individual clients. GBK is known for integrating the Entertainment, Luxury Consumer Products and Non-Profit industries to create unique and memorable high-profile experiences that maximize its clients’ brand-building efforts.
L.A. LIVE, the 4 million square foot / $2.5 billion downtown Los Angeles sports and entertainment district developed by AEG, is the region’s most active live content and event destination. With fifteen world-class restaurants along with venues such as STAPLES Center, Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE, the Conga Room, Club Nokia, the GRAMMY Museum, saluting the history of music and the genre’s best known awards show, Lucky Strike Lanes and Lounge, Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE Stadium 14 theatre, The Ritz-Carlton Los Angeles and JW Marriott L.A. LIVE hotels and The Ritz-Carlton Residences at L.A. LIVE, more events, award shows, sporting competitions, concerts and hospitality options are showcased at L.A. LIVE than any other destination in the world. Visit L.A. LIVE today at http://www.lalive.com
The world famous Conga Room is a nightclub and concert venue located at L.A. LIVE, the downtown entertainment district across from Staples Center and the Nokia Theatre. Since opening in 2008, The Conga Room has been the hub for industry after-parties and high-profile events such as the ESPYS, People’s Choice Awards, American Music Awards and numerous NBA parties. Our stage has received historic performances including the Gypsy Kings, Alejandro Fernandez, Black Eyed Peas, Prince and a weekly R & B industry night with GRAMMY winner Jamie Foxx called Foxxhole Live. The Conga Room is co-owned by will.i.am, Jimmy Smits, Jennifer Lopez, Paul Rodriguez, Sheila E., Amaury Nolasco and NBA players Baron Davis and Trevor Ariza.
Sponsors for the Myspace & Capital A Entertainment Friday Night B4 All Jam Party include: Conga Room, LA Live/AEG, Dipdive, Grass Roots Productions, Rich Yung, GBK Productions, Iconic Motors. Elite Gudz and Zaah Technologies.
Elite Gudz is a creative studio founded by artists and creators from the worlds of Graffiti, Comics, Designer Toys and Technology. Their first Mobile Application, Graffiti Spray Can, climbed to the #1 spot in Entertainment and Free apps around the world within days of its release. The success of Graffiti Spray Can created a focus on app and game development for the studio. Elite Gudz has since become leaders in bridging creative content for mobile, tablet and consoles with designer platform productization and new media for mass markets. For more information, photos and videos, go to http://www.elitegudz.com
ICONIC Motors, LLC, with production facilities in Dearborn, Michigan, represents the future of automotive design and innovation. Started with one man's relentless passion to conceive, design, engineer and construct a high performance super sports car entirely in the United States of America. After years of research and development with some of the finest engineers in the fields of automotive engineering, electronics and leading-edge materials science, the ICONIC Motor philosophy of Uncompromised Excellence is evident in each product it builds. ICONIC’s most recent development, the 2012 ICONIC AC Roadster, is the 50th Anniversary Edition of the legendary AC Roadster which represents the modern synthesis of 50 years of timeless prestige and modern ingenuity. For more information, photos and videos, go to http://www.iconicmotors.com
Zaah Technologies is a comprehensive digital agency, seasoned experts in social media, web and mobile apps. From conception and planning, to development, marketing and launch, Zaah-built products have serviced tens of millions of consumers worldwide. Zaah builds integrated programs for brands, linking the web to iPhone, iPad and Android apps to cutting-edge integrations with Twitter and Facebook. Zaah connects brands to customers. Web+Apps+Social Media. For more information please go to http://www.zaah.com
The NBA All-Star game will take place on Sunday, February 20th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA, home of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers and will mark the 60th NBA All-Star game, the second held at Staples Center (2004).
Tickets for the Friday Night B4 All*Jam Party can be purchased on the Capital A website at http://www.capitalAent.com For more information, please visit http://www.capitalAent.com or call 1-800-578-0134.
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