Hollywood, CA, July 9, 2019 — Joe Solo, multi-platinum record producer and CEO of Joe Solo Music+Entertainment, Inc. and founder of the Music Success Workshop, is pleased to accept The Young Artist Academy’s™ VANGUARD AWARD FOR HIS INTERNATIONAL STRIDES IN RECORD PRODUCING AND MENTORSHIP OF ASPIRING ARTISTS at this year’s historic 40th Anniversary Award Show on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Avalon Theater in Hollywood, California. The show is also slated for live-streaming and a digital release on Netflix.

“This award is very meaningful to me because it validates my mission of helping emerging artists realize their music dreams,” states Solo. “I’ve been so blessed for the level of success I’ve experienced, and am driven to do everything in my power to help the next gen of music professionals. It’s my calling.”

Affectionately called the “Youth Oscars” by the Huffington Post, the Young Artist Academy™ is a non-profit organization dedicated to mentoring young artists ages 5-18. Modeled and structured the same as other major Hollywood guilds, the Academy aims to prepare each rising artist for a career in the entertainment industry. Established in 1978, The Young Artist Academy™ Awards is Hollywood’s longest running youth awards, founded by Golden Globes® historian Maureen Dragone, and featuring some of the biggest names in Hollywood over the last 40 years. Notable examples of past Academy Nominees & Winners include Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts, Drake, Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Selena Gomez, and many more.

“Joe is a great producer and an even greater person,” exclaims Macy Gray, Grammy-winning recording artist (28 million units sold).

For more information on The Youth Artist Awards and the 2019 Nominees, visit www.youngartistawards.org.

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About Joe Solo

Joe Solo is the record producer who developed Grammy-artist Macy Gray (28 million units sold). He is also the CEO of Joe Solo Music+Entertainment Inc. and founder of the Music Success Workshop. This is where he coaches and inspires thousands of emerging musicians, songwriters, composers, artists, bands, DJs, and rising industry executives on how to make it big in the music industry. He does this with his popular Music Success Workshop, Malibu Beach House Music Success Retreats, free Music Success Video Nugget Series, weekly tip-sheet emails, and numerous music industry speaking engagements. Currently, Solo is launching his “Make It BIG in a Box” product, authoring a book on how to break through in music, and developing a TV show which reveals how he cultivates new artists for the big time while making their actual records.