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YAMAHA ENTERTAINMENT GROUP PROVIDES GEAR FOR SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
Demi Lovato performed with a Yamaha Motif XS Rack and a Yamaha C7XSH Grand Piano

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Oct 19, 2015 – Yamaha Entertainment Group of America is proud to announce that singer, songwriter and Yamaha artist Demi Lovato accompanied her Saturday Night Live performance with a Motif XS Rack and a C7XSH MIDI Grand Piano. Demi was the musical guest on the much-anticipated October 17 episode hosted by Saturday Night Live vet, Tracy Morgan.  

Demi gave a powerful performance of “Cool For The Summer” which transitioned into her new LP, “Confident.” Both were backed by a full band and horn section along with a Yamaha Motif XS Rack. Later in the episode Demi returned to the stage for an emotional performance of “Stone Cold” where she showcased her impressive vocals with a Yamaha C7XSH Grand Piano.  

Created by Lorne Michaels, Saturday Night Live is an Emmy Award-winning late-night comedy showcase that just entered its 41st season this October. The current cast includes Vanessa Bayer, Beck Bennett, Aidy Bryant, Colin Jost, Taran Killam, Kate McKinnon, Kyle Mooney, Bobby Moynihan, Jay Pharoah, Cecily Strong, Kenan Thompson, Sasheer Zamata, Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Leslie Jones and Jon Rudnitsky. 
 
ABOUT YAMAHA ENTERTAINMENT GROUP:

Yamaha Entertainment Group of America is a boutique, one-stop shop, record label developed to be the champion of the musician with the backing power of the largest music manufacturer in the world. Yamaha Entertainment Group is branding, promotion, concert production, content development, product placement, tour support, piano logistics and artist relations, all rolled into one. Home to more than 3,600 talented artists, Yamaha Entertainment Group is responsible for the development and advancement of the Yamaha brand name through numerous artist related activities worldwide.

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MEDIA CONTACT:
Michelle Cusator/ Yamaha Entertainment Group
714.228.3387
mcusator@yamaha.com