2012 Artists, Performers & StarQuest
Published October 20, 2012

KJLH Stage | GOSPEL Stage | CHILDREN’S Stage


KJLH Stage:

at Rodeo/Crenshaw

Andre Pitre

Eric Benet

Q Parker

Johnny Gill


Luke James

Margo Thunder

Brooke Valentine

Brent Jones

Renee Spearman

El DeBarge

Myesha Cheney


at Angelus Funeral Home Lot

Performance by DELFONICS REVUE, Featuring Gary Stevens, singing “LA, LA, means I Love You, Didn’t I Blow Your Mine This Time, Hey Hey Love”

Pastor Guilory       10:00 a.m.

Song by Pator Guilory     10:05 a.m.

Pastor Hamilton       10:10 a.m.

Lorenzo Johnson Jr.      10:30 a.m.

Evanglish Dabra Johnson     10:45 a.m.

Trameka Richardson      11:00 a.m.

Maurice Ingram       11:05 a.m.

Wilma Furegoon       11:10 a.m.

Josina Elder        11:15 a.m.

Jessica Marshall       11:20 a.m.

Willy Daniels       11:30 a.m.

Shirley Lacour       11:40 a.m.

Tom Washington      11:45 a.m.

Williams Johnson & Free     11:50 a.m.

Theo Wilkins       11:55 a.m.

Oya Thomas       12:15 p.m.

Blackony        12:25 p.m.

Ty Martin        12:45 p.m.

Dionne Brown       12:55 p.m.

Patrice Morris       1:00 p.m.

Made Whole Mim & Ministry    1:10 p.m.

Arista Pumberton       1:25 p.m.

Rosalyn Jordan Mills      1:30 p.m.

Hope Carr        1:35 p.m.

Cashmere        1:40 p.m.

Undignified Heavenly Rock Star   1:50 p.m.

Leo          2:15 p.m.

Glace         2:25 p.m.

Sunny Dayz        2:45 p.m.

Robb Wansley       3:00 p.m.

Kim Branch        3:10 p.m.

Rarebreed        3:15 p.m.

Deborra Hall-Cliene      3:20 p.m.

Floss         3:45 p.m.

Shiro Stokes       3:50 p.m.

Pastor Hamilton      4:00 p.m.

Purpose        4:20 p.m.

Jonathan Thompson     4:25 p.m.

Kai Pineda        4:35 p.m.


at Stocker/Crenshaw

Tommy the Clown

Yolanda “YoYo” Whitaker

Games all day

Entertainment for Kids

Talent Show for Kids

Drill Teams


at King/Crenshaw


Pat Prescott, Talaya Trigueros, Pat Harvey (CBS2)

10:30 – 11:00 am – Chosen Gospel Recovery

11:15 – 12:00 pm – Alana

12:20 – 12:40 pm – Spencer Day

1:15 – 2:00 pm – On-Tour

2:20 – 3:00 pm – Mark Allen Felton

3:20 – 4:15 pm – DW3

4:15pm – World’s largest Cupid Shuffle & Wobble

4:35 – 5:15 pm – Tony Rich Project

5:35 – 6:35 pm – Eric Darius Band


at Marlton/King


Sponsored by “Women of Prominence” and “Road Captain”


Poetess, D-Nice and Ms. M


Flight 2 Da Light

Gary Palmer

Island Rhythms

Arthomuz and the Full Moon Up-Rising

Arhomuz & Strictly Roots

Mr. Surprize

Jungle Roots Quartet

Jahsuns & The Tribal Love Nation


Redemption 7 Fold

Lavae and the Light of Sun Band

JAH Bandits

Kanastone Band

RAS Shalom Band

Black Revolution Band

Digital International Band

The EWF Band


at Crenshaw/Coliseum

Beverly White, Michael Brownlee & Byron Miranda (NBC4)


The StarQuest Singing Competition, a Bakewell Media Production, will launch its inaugural stage at the Taste of Soul where the semi-finalists chosen from its recent auditions will perform.




Adrian Battle, Beau Williams, Britt J, Carla Bagnerise, Cherose, Corinna Brown, Duprice, Goward Horton, Herman Chamblee, Jacnique, Kyra Smith, LaMarr “Deuce” Lubin, Lloyd Perodin, Mabvuto, Mo-Que, Phallon Brown, Rory DarvelRia Borman, Solomon, Tanek Montgomery, Tarsha Rodgers, Tommie Rae Powell, Rashondra Angelle, Pamela Bellamy-Franklin

From the list of semi-finalists, two (2) finalists will be selected. One finalist will perform on the Radio Free KJLH (102.3 FM) stage and the other on The Wave (94.7 FM) stage. They will perform in front of an expected crowd of 250,000 people.

Guest Performers:

House of Vibe All Star Band

Dijon Talton

Megan Moret



Yours Truly

Celebrity Hosts:

Kim Whitley (NBC’s Animal Practice)

Joe Torry (Def Comedy Jam, House Party, Poetic Justice, Hall of Fame)

Ray J (The Rickey Smiley Show, Recording Artist, For the Love of Ray J TV Show)

Wesley Jonathan (The Soul Man, City Guys, What I Like About You)

Kyle Massey (Dancin w/the Stars, Disney, That’s So Raven)

Christine Devine (Fox News, Wednesday’s Child)

Ernest Thomas (Rog on “What’s Happenin”, Everybody Hates Chris, Malcolm X)

Jazz Raycole (The Soul Man, The Nina Simone Story)

and Kel Mitchell (Back House Party, Good Burger, Kenan and Kel Show)

* Subject to change.

Categories: 2012: 7th Annual | Performers | Starquest

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