Kayla Brianna "If You Love Me"
Monday February 13, 2012
Rising R&B songstress Kayla Brianna is giving away a chance to win a trip to the 2012 NBA All-Star Game, where she is scheduled to perform. Fans can enter by visiting Kayla's Sweepstakes site to share her new video, "If You Love Me," with friends on Facebook, Twitter, and email. In addition, the 6 fans who get the most friends to share the video will also win a custom pair of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones. All entries into the sweepstakes must be made before midnight on February 17th. The NBA All-Star game will take place on February 26th at 7:00pm live from the Amway Center in Orlando.
Kayla Brianna, the daughter of basketball legend and NBA commentator Kenny Smith, is Interscope Records' latest signee and premiered her video for "If You Love Me" in a halftime spot during the Lakers vs. Heat game last month. The young singer is currently balancing her studies as a student at UCLA with the recording of her debut album - for more on Kayla, visit her official site at www.kaylabrianna.com, as well as her Facebook and Twitter.
Friday January 20, 2012
Anyone watching the Lakers vs. Heat game last night might be wondering who provided the soundtrack for the NBA halftime spot featuring Kobe vs Lebron. Meet Kayla Brianna, Interscope Records' latest signee, who premiered her video for "If You Love Me" intercut with highlights from the game's biggest stars. Kayla, a rising R&B star, can already call celebrities like Keri Hilson, George Lopez, Chris Rock, Ice Cube, and Kobe Bryant fans. The stars have been tweeting their support for months now, and "If You Love Me" was even a trending topic last night on Twitter.
With the video's premiere, the talented young singer is gearing up for the release of her debut single "If You Love Me," which is inspired by influences like Brandy and Aaliyah. Kayla, the daughter of basketball legend and NBA commentator Kenny Smith, hopes that her music will speak to young girls around the world who are transitioning to adulthood. "It's about growing up, succeeding, experiencing heartbreak and self-identity simultaneously," says Kayla. "When you add those messages to undeniable tracks, it becomes a message that you can move to!"
Be sure to check out the official music video for "If You Love Me," and stay tuned to Kayla's official site at KaylaBrianna.com for more information. Find her on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates.
Just when music, arguably, has reached its most mundane state, a fresh-faced and fierce talent is set to rock the world, one song at a time. Interscope Records’ latest signee, Kayla Brianna, a R&B music darling, is the perfect amalgamation of brains, beauty and unparalleled talent.
As she reminisces on “California Dreaming” as a young girl and living the glory days as the daughter of a retired basketball legend, Kayla B. credits influences including Brandy, Aaliyah and Keri Hilson for her sound, a fusion of classic pop, R&B and jazz, giving her a delivery reminiscent of the ‘90’s.
Biding her time between school and the studio, the starlet, who is self-described as “creative and smart, yet sassy and edgy”, plans to carry the torch by presenting and promoting music that speaks to young girls around the world who are in “transition.” She excitedly explains, “My music is “transitional music.” It’s about growing up, succeeding, experiencing heartbreak and self-identity, simultaneously. When you add those messages to undeniable tracks, it becomes a message that you can move to!”
Endorsed by music, entertainment, and sports heavyweights including George Lopez, Chris Rock, Ice Cube, and Kobe Bryant, Kayla B. is more than just a manufactured concept. The stage is set and the fans are demanding a new playlist of power, provided by the industry’s newest “girl next door.”
“I’m going to shock them and rock them. It’s my time,” Kayla gushes. Ready, set, go. Let the beat hit ‘em!