iLUMINATE Partners with Musical Director Kanobby to Release iTunes Single
iLuminate, the hit show in NYC where music, dance and technology fuse together, announced today that the show's original song Light It Up (From "iLuminate") is now available on iTunes. The song was written by iLuminate's Musical Director, Kanobby, exclusively for the show, and is played during the finale.
iLuminate gained fame on America's Got Talent and currently plays in the heart of Broadway at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street, Manhattan) with eight jam-packed, high energy shows a week! It is an entertainment technology company, founded by iLuminate Producer/Creator/Director Miral Kotb, that combines state-of-the-art technology with electrifying entertainers who perform in the dark to create the ultimate performing arts experience.
"Once we had a story line in place we needed that big finale number that would leave the audience on their feet. We worked with Kanobby on a few versions, but when he sent "Light it Up", myself and the choreographers couldn't stop dancing and we knew we found the iLuminate theme song," said Kotb. "The energy and lyrics embody what iLuminate represents - the positive message - "Here's your chance, do your dance, we're going to Light it Up!"".
The song is now available for download on iTunes, http://itunes.apple.com/album/id904065881, and is available on a variety of platforms including: Spotify, Rdio, Google Play, Xbox Music, iHeart Radio and many more.
Justin "Kanobby" Keitt is best known as the musical director for hip-hop group sensation Far East Movement. Kanobby has produced songs for music icons Snoop Dogg, Quincy Jones and John Legend, and also wrote the musical score for Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khali- fa's film Mac and Devin Go to High School.
About iLuminate - Founded in 2009 by dancer and software engineer Miral Kotb, iLuminate enables performers, choreographers, engineers, technicians, stylists and artistic directors to produce explosive performances with customized wireless lighting programs. The results are extraordinary lighting effects choreographed with phenomenal dance moves that take viewers on an exhilarating ride. The never seen before technology has been used in numerous performances by Grammy-winning superstars such as Chris Brown, Christina Aguilera, The Black Eyed Peas, and David Guetta, among others. It has also been featured on hit primetime television shows and award shows including America's Got Talent, Dancing with the Stars and X Factor, the American Music Awards and MTV's Video Music Awards, as well as daytime favorites The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Wendy Williams Show and Good Morning America.