"LoPresti has a take-no-prisoners vocal style that makes her a gawk-worthy presence."
- San Diego CityBeat
News
DEC
29th
DLPM's video for "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus," has officially gone viral and has made HuffPost's list of Top 15 for 2015! Click here for the full story!.. link
DEC
25th
They list our rendition of "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" as number 3 all time, ahead of greats like Sam Smith, Mariah Carey, Madonna, Cher, Lady Gaga and more! #HONORED.. link
DEC
23rd
"I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" is a classic Christmas favorite, but San Diego musicians Danielle LoPresti and Alicia Champion thought it could use a bit of an update... link
DEC
13th
If you're in the market for a little inclusive holiday cheer, today is your lucky day. Recently, California couple Danielle LoPresti and Alicia Champion created a same-sex version of "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus," and it's enough to make even the most Scrooge-like among us feel the holiday spirit... link
DEC
12th
We've made the UK Tabloids, ha!.. link
NOV
2nd
This new holiday video stars LoPresti herself, alongside real-life spouse, Alicia Champion, and their four year old son, Xander Lucian. Accompanied by a lush big band arrangement featuring an all-star San Diego brass section (including Gilbert Castellanos, Chris Klich, Elizabeth and Chris Lea), the customarily hard-rocking Danielle showcases the wide breadth of her talent in a production reminiscent of the great Shirley Bassey. In congruence with this throwback musical performance, the video directed by Asher Brown emulates a Norman Rockwell painting that celebrates the "American family." The spin is that this American family is her very own multiracial, same-sex, foster-adoptive family... link
AUG
15th
Four years in the making, Danielle LoPresti and The Masses first started shooting this video in 2010, at the peak of the great housing recession and unemployment crisis. The video tells the tale of three Americans - the white collar businesswoman, the immigrant worker, and the artist - all whose lives are intrinsically connected by the same universal struggle. Little did Danielle know that an even greater struggle was on the horizon that would threaten her life. Three years from the first day of shooting and after a terrifying late-stage cancer battle, Danielle returned to the stage for the first time to shoot the final scene of this triumphant video. .. link
JUL
18th
At the 40th anniversary celebration of San Diego LGBT Pride, Danielle and Alicia will be honored with a Spirt of Stonewall award as the year's "Inspirational Couple," for their dedication to diversity in our communities... details
JUL
2nd
Exactly six months ago today, Danielle was diagnosed with a rare form of Stage III Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma that had metastasized to seven places across her body. Today she stands triumphant in complete remission..... details
MAR
2nd
"...Life wildly turns, and sometimes it wraps around our hunger, to teach from the burn..." - DLP / Run With It.. details
AUG
19th
Check out the new videos for DLPM's song about Prop. 8, No More, No Less and Role Mama... link
AUG
10th
Brand new Music Video on You Tube, DLPM's Prop 8 song No More, No Less.. details
JUN
15th
Say It Records signs with Universal Music Group
Say It Records signed a distribution deal with Trevino Music Group, a subsidiary of the Universal Music Group to launch the release of RUN WITH IT. Not a recording contract, this agreement allows Danielle to maintain full creative control of the music and still stay artistically independent. Trevino/ Universal also coupled the contract with a publicity package.
MAY
27th
DLPM signs licensing contract with MTV Networks!
DLPM recently signed a non-exclusive licensing agreement with MTV for all four albums. Look forward to hearing new and classic DLPM songs on upcoming MTV tv shows, films, and more!
FEB
22nd
We're so very proud and grateful to announce that Danielle LoPresti & The Masses have signed an exclusive management contract with Brittany Cereghino of Spotlight Entertainment. .. link
DEC
23rd
Music video for OBJECTIFY
DLPM just wrapped an enormous production for the music video of "Objectify." "Objectify" will be the first single released on the upcoming fourth album release, RUN WITH IT. "Objectify" was shot at Pollution Studios, and was directed by the remarkable Asher Brown.
NOV
30th
Tracking for RUN WITH IT is complete!
Tracking for DLPM's fourth album, Run With It, is complete! The record is currently being mixed by superstar mix engineer, Michael James from IndieProMix.com!
NOV
30th
Music video for ROLE MAMA
DLPM shot their first music video for the LA Music Awards nominated R&B hit, "Role Mama" just before Thanksgiving. Look for an early 2010 release of this video, and all the wonderful and inspiring Role Mamas featured in it!
SEP
16th
DLPM is hard at work on album #4.. details
JUN
1st
DLPM has 2 songs nominated for this years JP Folks Awards!.. details
MAY
11th
Nominated for Best R&B Female Vocal for Role Mama.. details
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