Tag: Michael Blakey

Jimmy Connors on SHOWTIME

Don’t miss Michael Blakey’s client Jimmy Connors tomorrow on SHOWTIME on The Jim Rome Show at 9 pm ET/PT!

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Michael Blakey Signs Jimmy Connors to Management Deal

Michael Blakey has announced he now represents tennis legend Jimmy Connors.

Connors was the dominant figure in men’s tennis for two professional decades. An international star, he was as famous for his fiery demeanor as his relentless playing. He set many records throughout his career, including an astonishing 233 Grand Slam match victories.

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Michael Blakey’s quotes about MuPoTOON appeared in KyivPost newspaper

“Made in Ukraine” animated TV political satire could hit airwaves” states the headline of September KyivPost. Read on!

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Dani Thorne appeared at Young Hollywood Awards

On Friday night the 2012 Young Hollywood Awards was held at the very decked-out Hollywood Athletic Club. The 14th annual show celebrated significant rising talent from movies, television, music, and beyond — and all very much on the up-escalator of their careers.

Michael Blakey’s client Dani Thorne walked the red carpet along with other celebrity guests who attended the event.

Dani Thorne

Dani and Bella Thorne

Dani Thorne

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Margo Rey Will Tour With Dave Koz in 2012

Michael Blakey’s client Margo Rey announced she will tour with virtuoso saxophonist and composer Dave Koz, one of the most prominent figures in contemporary music.
“Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2012,” a cherished holiday tradition marking its 15th anniversary, is an uplifting, high-energy show the whole family will love. Get into the holiday spirit as some of music’s biggest and brightest names jam on fresh, lively arrangements of seasonal favorites, led by multi-GRAMMY nominee and saxophonist extraordinaire Dave Koz.
Joining Dave this year together with Margo Rey will be GRAMMY-nominated pianist/composer David Benoit, Javier Colon, winner of the inaugural season of NBC’s hit television show “The Voice,” and the inimitable drummer/percussionist/vocalist Sheila E., who has toured with artists such as Prince, Cyndi Lauper and Ringo Starr.
Koz’s latest record, the GRAMMY-nominated “Hello Tomorrow,” features the chart-topping hits “Put The Top Down” and “Anything’s Possible.” He has also released four classic holiday albums.

The “Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2012” will run Thanksgiving to Christmas 2012.

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Margo Rey’s “Let The Rain” is still climbing!

Margo Rey’s latest single “Let The Rain” is #24 on Billboard’s Adult Contemporary Chart again and climbing!!!!

The single has also reached #25 on the Mediabase AC chart . “Let The Rain” was co-written by Margo Rey and John Oates. This is the first release from Rey’s forthcoming CD which will feature additional songs written by Rey and Oates. The album was produced by Margo Rey, Michael Blakey and Elton Ahi.

When describing the song, Margo comments: “Let The Rain” is about finding solace in a time of adversity. I have very fond memories of my mother, my sister and I running outside, high heels and all and reveling in a vigorous summer rain shower. I always found it funny that even on a warm day, the slightest bit of precipitation would make people scatter and take cover as if they were going to rust or melt like the Wicked Witch in the Wizard Of Oz.

Buy it here: “Let The Rain” is available on all digital outlets including iTunes and Amazon.com.

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Margo Rey’s Let the Rain, produced by Michael Blakey, moves from #30 to #24 on Billboard

Los Angeles, CA: “Let The Rain,” the new single from singer/songwriter Margo Rey was digitally released on the Organica Music Group Record Label on August 16, 2011  has moved from #30- #23 on Billboards charts!  The single has also debuted at #30 on the Mediabase AC chart climbing to #21. “Let The Rain” was co-written by Margo Rey and John Oates.  This is the first release from Rey’s forthcoming CD which will feature additional songs written by Rey and Oates.  The album was produced by Margo Rey, Michael Blakey and Elton Ahi.

When describing the song, Margo comments: “Let The Rain” is about finding solace in a time of adversity. I have very fond memories of my mother, my sister and I running outside, high heels and all and reveling in a vigorous summer rain shower. I always found it funny that even on a warm day, the slightest bit of precipitation would make people scatter and take cover as if they were going to rust or melt like the Wicked Witch in the Wizard Of Oz.

 Buy it here: “Let The Rain”  is available on all digital outlets including iTunes and Amazon.com.

Follow Margo Rey to stay in touch regarding upcoming shows and news by clicking here : Margo Rey Facebook and Margo Rey Twitter

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“THIS HOLIDAY NIGHT” BY MARGO REY MOVES TO #24 ON THE BILLBOARD MAINSTREAM CHART

Los Angeles, CA: Organica Music Group’s Margo Rey is ending 2011 in a big way! With her single “Let The Rain” charting as a top 20 hit on the Billboard Mainstream Chartsand her new holiday anthem “This Holiday Night” reaching Top 25, Rey has debuted two top singles on the charts in the course of six months.
Singer/songwriter Margo Rey released her own ode to the holidays with the three song EP This Holiday Night. The title song “This Holiday Night” was co-written by Margo Rey and Barrett Yeretsian (co-writer and producer of Christina Perri’s Jar Of Hearts) and is an original composition with the feel of a traditional holiday classic. The other two songs on the EP are seasonal favorites, “Silent Night” and “Toyland.”
Margo Rey has established herself as a new core act for AC Radio. Her debut single, “Let The Rain” was released in August and became a Top 20 Hot AC hit in just a few short months. “Let the Rain” also earned the title of “Hot Shot Debut” on Billboard’s Mainstream AC Charts and the story continues to grow.
“This Holiday Night” was released to radio on October 31st.

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This Holiday Night by Margo Rey Debuts at #30 on Billboard with Let The Rain at #41

Los Angeles, CA: Singer/songwriter Margo Rey has released her own ode to the holidays, a three song EP entitled “This Holiday Night.” The title song “This Holiday Night” was co-written by Margo Rey and Barrett Yeretsian (co-writer and producer of Christina Perri’s Jar Of Hearts) and is an original composition with the feel of a traditional holiday classic. The other two songs on the EP are seasonal favorites “Silent Night” and “Toyland.” This Holiday Night has debuted on the Billboard charts at #30!

Margo Rey is well on her way to establishing herself as a new core act for AC Radio. Her debut single, “Let The Rain” was released in August and became at Top 20 Hot AC Hit in just a few short months. “Let The Rain” also earned the title of “Hot Shot Debut” on Billboard’s Mainstream AC Charts and the story continues to grow and has reached #41.

In addition to Rey’s songwriting and vocals, Margo is attuned to the needs of the world as a Breast Cancer survivor or “Breast Cancer Warrior” as she likes to call it, creating a PSA for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month and providing it to radio, encouraging women to be aggressive and pro-active in maintaining optimum health by getting checkups and mammograms.

This Holiday Night was released to radio on October 31st.  The EP is available on all digital outlets including iTunes and Amazon.

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Watch Margo Rey performing Carmen McCrae’s ‘Black Coffee’

Singer/Songwriter, Margo Rey digs back into her Jazz roots 11/14/11 with a guest spot on the bandstand with the Helios Orchestra in at Nova in St. Petersburg, FL. Margo is a big fan of Jazz and Carmen McCrae who recorded one of Margo’s favorite renditions of that song. Here she is now paying her respects to the late great Carmen.
Margo is the wife of comedian, Ron White and a top Billboard charted artist. She us a recording artist with Organica Music Group/Universal

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