It was a stand-out and memorable affair in Hollywood at the Whiskey a Go Go as the pink carpet rolled out, media surrounded the scene and the entire venue was wrapped in white. All eyes were on Darnaa, the new indie/pop artist who had an exclusive listening party in which she performed three songs, one being her hit single “Runaway.”
Invite only, the event held notable guests and was hosted by actor Boris Kodjoe who’s new movie Baggage Claim, hits theaters September 27th. Other celebrities came out to show their support such as Model/Actress Rosa Acosta, Music Manager Steve Lobel, Radio Host Yesi Ortiz, including Rapper Bobby Brackins, Actor Todd Anthony, Rapper Sticky Fingaz, Rapper Treach, Celebrity Stylist Geebin Flores, Celebrity Host Nina Parker, Model/Actress Somaya Reece and more. Delicious food was catered from the trendy, hot spot Boa. Guests were also delighted to find there was an open bar available for drinks. Everyone there was able to network and listen to the highly anticipated music from artist Darnaa.
Darnaa’s music is described as pop-soul. She comes from a family of singers and said “the singing history goes way back,” having a mother and grandmother who also sing. She decided to really pursue singing when she was being pushed by many people and was told she “had the full package.” She had lots of supporters who came out to listen and vibe to her music as well as to fully enjoy a great event that was presented in her honor. Rosa Acosta, looking pretty in pink said “I am here to show love to the new talent and I’m all about girl power!” She also stated “ I am here personally today, to take a listen to her music and really like feel her and feel her vibe.” Todd Anthony is very supportive and happy for any new comers that have the chance to showcase their talent. He believes everyone should have a chance to live out their passion and said it’s time for new faces to grace the scene- while continuing to pay homage to the well-known Artists. Bobby Brackins who is not only a rapper, but who also writes, was happy to experience new and upcoming talent that was found to be very enjoyable. Host and actor Boris Kodjoe was excited to see the performance that was in store and is a fan of Darnaa’s music. His advice to other up and coming artists is to “not chase the dream, but pursue the dream.” Always have a plan.
Darnaa’s appearance brought out a great crowd and had many supporters who are excited about seeing more of her in the future. In conclusion: this event was very organized, impressive and entertaining. Can’t wait to see more of this bright, young star on the rise! This event was event was produced by Yes Productions and Echoing Soundz.
Published on Aug 28, 2013