Music Biz 2017 has ended
Please note that Monday, May 15 consists of pre-convention meetings, digital service workshops, the Entertainment & Technology Law Conference, and the Industry Jam 2. The full program will take place Tuesday, May 16  through Thursday, May 18.  
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Lanita Smith

Singer, Songwriter & Publisher
Born in Fayetteville, raised in Memphis and now living in Los Angeles, Lanita Smith who grew up singing in the family church and went from performing locally to being featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live in under three years. A songwriter, musician and singer, Smith was handpicked by Don Was as the winner of Guitar Center's Singer Songwriter 4. She has since worked with many award-winning artists and producers, such as Colbie Caillat, Jessica Sanchez, German American Idol judge Mandy Capistro and Teddy Riley to name a few. Smith also co-founded Little Monarch with Casey Kalmenson, whose current single, No Matter What has reached five million streams on Spotify in just three months.