MUSIC THURSDAY: THE BRIGHT LIGHT PROJECT PREMIERS IN HOUSTON!
Hello people…Its another Music Thursday.
Introducing my current obsession (that’s an understatement). I am very excited and proud about this because of how much effort it takes pull something like this together. .
WHERE? The Melting point – Houston, TX
WHO? Over 20 artists from 13 countries. A DJ Skeeper Concept. A Franco Records Production
The Bright Light Project is a Musical Approach in addressing Violence, Hunger, and Peace Across the oceans.
The Bright Light Project mantras
This is project in itself is a journey and long time coming. Endorsed by Annise Parker, Mayor of Houston, written 5 years ago in Cameroon and after 10 months of hard work of over 20 artists from across the globe, the audio/video, and website were released Sunday December 8, 2013 @ Zen’s Restaurant & Grill in Houston Texas. In a press conference, the CEO of Franco Records Mr. Franco Bonghan defined the short and long term goals of the project in a one hour Q/A session.
Tanyi Jerry Tamfor aka Dj Skeeper (Artist, Pianist) – Cameroon
Nnena Anosike (Artist) – Nigeria
Abizzy (Artist) – Sierra Leone
Max Ence (Guitarist) -Ivory Coast
Katumbella (Artist) – Angola Ade Oniye (Artist) – Nigeria
Mr. V Sax (Saxophonist) -Nigeria
Ugonna Anosike (Artist) – Nigeria
Franco Bonghan (Franco Records) – Cameroon
Prince Noel (Promoter/publisher) – Nigeria
MarQuis Trill (Artist) – USA
Hefemi studios (Videographer/Photographer) – Tanzania
Chasta Callies (Artist) – USA
Ben Decca (Artist) – Cameroon
Tajh Slim Knight Haye (Artist) – Jamaica
Wintafresh (Artist) – Eritrea
Njenga Giggz (Producer) (Xtrim Records) –Kenya
Roland Ross (Artist) –Liberia
Emmanuel Niyenzima (Guitarist) -Democratic Republic of Congo
Anna Silva (Panelist) – Colombia
Naim Saba (Artist)- Liberia
Epie Valentine aka Supaval (Artist) –Cameroon
In the aftermath of the loss of a great leader & hero, Nelson Mandela, the message of this song resonates even more. RIP Madiba.
OK people. This is a for a great cause. Get the song on itunes, share the video, comment etc etc..Support in whatever way you can!
Thumbs up to DJ Skeeper, Franco Records and the artists and crew. This is totally amazing and I’m proud of y’all. Looking forward to the day when this will be adopted as a theme song for an event,cause or organization. The Sky is NOT the limit.
This is more than a song. It is movement. Join the movement!!
December 12, 2013
Thanks I REP CAMER…… on this master piece, you are the first Camer bloc to showcase this movement, may u be truly blessed, i have seen you show enormous support and encouragement to our growing talent especially back home. May your portion be gretaer always in his kingdom. I REP CAMER….. all the way!!!!!!!
December 13, 2013
True Franco, I agree with u, Yefon has been a true supporter of African talents, especially artist from Cameroon. I really admire her support. I think her blog will go along way to elevate showbiz in Cameroon and amongst Cameroonians in diaspora. I REP CAMER!!!!!!!
December 13, 2013
Wow guys..Thanks a lot for the kind words.This started as a hobby but it looking bigger than me already..lol!Who is this Anonymous.I have no clue who this oh!Just keep doing what you do best. I think the industry is finally stepping out….