GUNNA, TROUBLE, KAYLA BRIANNA, ARIN RAY & KARI FAUX BROUGHT THE HOUSE DOWN AT BMI’S KNOW THEM NOW EXPERIENCE
HOSTED BY NEIMA ABDULAHI AND DC YOUNG FLY
ATLANTA’S RYAN CAMERON PRESENTED WITH THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
[New York, NY – June 1, 2018] – On Thursday, May 31st at Atlanta’s Buckhead Theater, Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), the global leader in rights management, presented the Know Them Now Experience – a platform for some of today’s hottest emerging and unsigned talent to showcase their artistry in front of fans and industry executives alike.
Hosted by Atlanta’s own 11Alive newscaster Neima Abdulahi and multi-faceted entertainer DC Young Fly, music lovers were treated to dynamic sets by R&B songstress Kayla Brianna, rapper Gunna, R&B breakout Arin Ray, rapper and singer Kari Faux, and Ear Drummer recording artist Trouble. DJ Princess Cut kept the crowd moving between acts while BMI Legends of Atlanta Award recipient (2013) and V-103 Radio DJ, Greg Street, broadcasted live from the packed auditorium.
BMI also presented two-time Emmy winner and legendary Atlanta radio personality Ryan Cameron with the Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the Atlanta music community.
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