CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. (PRWEB) JUNE 27, 2018 – Today, Moonlighting and Creators Capital launch “Stories from the American Dream: The Music Edition”, in Dallas, Texas. The 10-episode YouTube web series features aspiring artists, their parents, and expert freelance entrepreneurs working together to pursue success in the music industry. You can see first episode here.
SEASON 1 of STORIES FROM THE AMERICAN DREAM: The Music Edition (Dallas, Texas) launches with songs written by platinum recording artist and Grammy Award-winning songwriter, The-Dream, for USC student, actor and R&B singer, Liya. To launch Liya’s singing and acting career, a web series written by True Hinds and directed by King Hollis, and inspired by the songs written by The-Dream, produced by Los Da Mystro and performed by Liya, has been developed for broadcast.
JoJo Brim (former VP of A&R at Def Jam, Executive A&R at Warner Music Group and GM of LaFace Records) is attached as an A&R Rep. D.J. JKruz (at Radio One’s 97.9 The Beat) is attached as a consulting producer and artist mentor. Social media influencer, Juhahn Jones (1.6M followers on Instagram) is attached to produce and co-star in Liya’s series. And, John Huffman, Liya’s manager, is the music maven who uses the Moonlighting app, and the power of the gig economy in the music business, to make it all happen. “The music and web series will serve as the coming out for Liya,” said talent manager and entertainment tech entrepreneur and investor John Huffman at Creators Capital. “Once we secure the budget, Moonlighting’s mobile app is what I use to find and manage the expert music business freelancers we need to succeed.”
DIGITAL MEDIA PARTNERS
Stories from the American Dream will be available on YouTube and featured in the USA TODAY, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, Miami Herald and other leading news media sites published by Gannett, McClatchy, and Tribune Publishing.
“Moonlighting is committed to helping freelancers and entrepreneurs build their dream companies,” shared Jeff Tennery Founder and CEO of Moonlighting. “Starting with the music industry, with help from our local media partners, our reality series showcases how business leaders in all kinds of industries hire expert freelancers to get stuff done.”
Moonlighting is the first mobile, on-demand solution empowering people to earn extra money and hire talented professionals quickly. Moonlighting creates a virtual marketplace for freelancers and small businesses to hire or be hired directly from mobile devices. With a blockchain supported platform and its own token, Moonlighting provides a full turnkey solution with a suite of tools to empower millions of independent workers worldwide. Moonlighting is a privately held, Charlottesville, VA-based company built from the ground up for the gig economy. For more information, please visit https://www.moonlighting.com.
ABOUT STORIES FROM THE AMERICAN
Starring business leaders (Mavens) who are working with gig economy freelancers in all kinds of industries, Stories from the American Dream is a web and television reality series created by John Huffman at Creators Capital in partnership with Moonlighting CEO, Jeff Tennery. On each episode of Stories from the American Dream, watch a successful business leader hire freelance entrepreneurs to get stuff done. Ride along as business mavens and freelancers tell their stories and work together to pursue the American Dream.
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