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Musical Performances

APB's musical performers enthrall audiences with any type of music—soothing folk, uplifting pop, soulful blues, or raucous rock and roll. From Grammy Award winners and musical Hall of Famers to diverse musical performers from around the globe, APB's musical performance speakers deliver performances and keynotes that entertain all audiences.

Musical Performances

Motivator & Singer/Songwriter

Made famous by The Glee Project, Mario Arnauz Bonds overcame a childhood marked by blindness, abuse, and abandonment to become a sought-after motivational speaker and singer/songwriter.

Award-Winning Spoken Word Artist

Slam poet Black Ice was discovered by Russell Simmons and went on to appear in five episodes of HBO's Def Poetry Jam.

Grammy-Winning Country Legend

An incredible storyteller, Milsap tells his inspirational story in a rich program, I Wouldn't Have Missed It for the World, interspersing songs with the defining moments of his life. By sharing his life in song, Milsap inspires others to...

Immersive Symphonic/Electronic Concert

Start with the power and excitement of an electronic dance music (EDM) performance, blend in the emotional and classical tones of a symphony orchestra and the result is Electronic Opus, a first-of-its-kind, live concert experience. The multimedia...

New York Times Best-Selling Author & Musician

An award-winning jazz musician, McBride is the author of The New York Times bestseller, The Color of Water, a memoir that has become a modern classic. Spike Lee directed the film adaptation of McBride's book, Miracle at St. Anna...

Inspiring Musicians

Peter Yarrow of the legendary trio Peter, Paul and Mary and his daughter Bethany combine music and storytelling to offer a message of family, humanity and community.

Spoken Word Artist

Saul Williams has defined and redefined poetry as an accessible and living art form. Who he is and what he does vary by mod, mood and mode of expression. He does much more than write, act and perform: He is a true artist.

Visual Dance Performance Team

enra is a visual dance performance team that presents one-of-a-kind entertainment in fusion with animation background images. The images are created by the digital artists and the performances by the specialists of various genres.

Award-Winning Entertainer

Speaker Ben Vereen's credits include Broadway's "Wicked," Roots, and Law and Order. He addresses such topics as black history and overcoming adversity.

Award-Winning Immersive Concert Event

Picture the energy and excitement of a rock concert mixed with the power and emotion of a symphony orchestra, combined together by the technology, interactivity, stunning visuals and fun that only video games can provide. Incorporated in 2002,...

Award-Winning Music Historian

One of America’s foremost music historian-educators, Dr. John Edward Hasse helps audiences understand the power music has to move and inspire us to greater heights. A gifted pianist, brilliant author, and editor of several books, including ...

Grammy-Winning Singer

A soulful maven, Labelle has earned her place in Grammy-winning music royalty with her powerful high octave voice. She is also a New York Times best-selling author, television star, celebrity speaker and healthcare advocate who is...

Award-Winning Actress, Dancer & Singer

Rita Moreno is one of a select group of only eight living performers to have achieved entertainment's grand slam, having won all four of the most prestigious awards in show business: the Oscar, the Emmy, the Tony, and the Grammy.

Lead Singer of The Beach Boys

Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as lead singer and a founding member of The Beach Boys, Love has been a long-time advocate for living in harmony with the environment. From crafting music about the environment to leading the way at the...

Award-Winning Musical

The award-winning musical “Invisible Thread” documents the true story of Griffin Matthews, a black American who is battling to find his place in a world full of injustice and inhumanity. Based on the formation of his grassroots non-profit...

Corporate Entertainment & Team Building Performers

Drum Café transforms a company, division or work team into a drumming orchestra, teaching participants to listen to one another and to make music together.

Actor & Musician

Actor Jim Belushi has been seen on Saturday Night Live, According to Jim and a number of feature films. He shares his humorous perspective on life and the male/female relationship.

Legendary Folk Singer & Activist

Following her son's suicide, iconic singer Judy Collins survived her grief through her passion for words and music. Today, she shares her moving experience with all audiences.

Historian & Performing Artist

Jorge Arce is a lecturer, actor, musician, writer, composer, and cultural activist, presenting his musical-theater educational show "The Afro-Caribbean Workshop: The Ultimate Diversity Experience" in theaters, universities, and community and...

Queen of Hip-Hop Soul

Dubbed "the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul," six-time Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige has sold more than 60 million albums worldwide. She is also a songwriter, producer and actress.

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