Founder, Jimmie Vinson of Andre Cymone (New Wave Association) organized a blast of birthday wishes and encouragement for Cymone June 27, 2015 on Facebook. Cymone responded with class and gratitude the same day on Facebook:
"I really want to thank you all for the beautiful birthday wishes, it means so much to me. I really feel like I've gotten to know many of you and it truly feels like an extended family. I appreciate your encouragement and your thoughts. I believe we're all in this together and I'm just happy I have you to reach out to and I'm here so thanks again and thank you Jimmie Vinson for putting this one of a kind birthday celebration together for me."
Peace and Love always,
Multi-talented recording artist and educator, J.D. Steele, director of the acclaimed singing group, The Steeles, will be honored tonight with a Lifetime Achievement Award along with Dr. Wayne Jennings, school change leader and innovative educator, at the first High School of Recording Arts, Spring Gala, "Where Dreams Come True."
The event will held tonight at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1500 Washington, Ave., and will include performances by (HSRA) students and The Not Guilty Band.
The First Annual Spring Gala event "Where Dreams Come True," will be held at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1500 Washington Avenue in Minneapolis, on June 13, 2015.
The event supports the High School for the Recording Arts. Former Paisley Park Recording artist T.C. Ellis founded HSRA, 20 years ago to provide alternative learning to high-risk students interested in the recording industry.
Music provided by The Not Guilty Band.
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