2012: 7th Annual
2012 Star Quest Finalist and Breast Cancer Survivor Tarsha Rodgers Sings Her Way Through Recovery
October 10, 2014
The spirited and soulful R&B Soul singer and 2012 StarQuest semi-finalist, Tarsha Rodgers was diagnosed with Stage 2B breast cancer shortly after her performance at the Taste of Soul Family Festival. ... read more »
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StarQuest 2012 Showcases its Star Power: Beau Williams and Adrian Battle win inaugural talent contest
October 25, 2012
  The air was filled with excitement and anticipation last Saturday during the inaugural StarQuest singing competition held at the 7th annual ‘Taste of Soul’ Family Festival where 24 semi-finalists emoted, ... read more »
The Economic Engine that is “Taste of Soul”
October 25, 2012
The numbers only tell half the story; over 400 vendors supplied good food and a variety of other merchandise to more than 300,000 people along a 1.1 mile radius of the Crenshaw Blvd. ... read more »
Thanks to Metro for providing the transportation to the Taste of Soul!
October 25, 2012
Thanks to Metro for providing the transportation to the Taste of Soul!   Share  ...   ... read more »
A Thank You Letter from Danny J. Bakewell, Sr.
October 25, 2012
  TASTE OF SOUL CREATES A NATION! AMAZING!   First, I want to THANK BRENDA MARSH-MITCHELL,  my Loyal & Committed Special Assistant and the 1st President of Taste of Soul. ... read more »
VIDEO: Taste of Soul StarQuest Competition 2012
StarQuest 2012 Singing Competition – Semi-Finalists Selected
October 13, 2012
SEMI-FINALISTS SELECTED FOR STARQUEST SINGING COMPETITION (Performers slated to perform on the day of Taste of Soul – October 20th) The StarQuest Singing Competition, a Bakewell Media Production, ... read more »


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