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Singer-Songwriter Emilia Vaughn to Debut Original Song @ Athena’s LWC Summit & 25th Anniversary Gala

Updated: Oct 3, 2023

Emilia Vaughn, a rising alternative pop singer-songwriter from San Diego, California, is showcasing the debut of her original song: I AM ONE IN A MILLION at the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center while performing for Athena’s 3rd Annual Lifting While Climbing Summit and 25th Anniversary Gala on October 26.

“What an honor to witness the debut of this elegant young artist’s not-yet-released song as inspiration to the women of Athena and its mission to advance 1 million women in STEM," Athena CEO Holly Smithson said. "As the next generation of STEAM women, Emilia’s performance will undoubtedly electrify this audience and top new charts."

As a second-year student at Berklee College of Music, Emilia’s exceptional talents are already capturing the hearts of the music industry. Emilia’s performances take her across the nation, from the NOLA Conference at the House of Blues in New Orleans to the iconic Bluebird Cafe in Nashville. In Spring of 2023, Emilia’s single “Sunflower” debuted on the Mediabase Activator Chart, broke the top 75 on the iTunes charts, and hit #4 on Amazon Music Movers & Shakers. Emilia’s music videos are also featured on MTV Live, MTV’s Spankin New, Loop TV, AXS TV’s Music High Five, and Nickelodeon.

“Emilia Vaughn’s music connects with diverse audiences everywhere, and of all ages, through her vulnerable and relatable lyrics, dynamic melodies, and emotional, heartfelt vocals,” CelebMix said when naming Emilia an “Artist to Watch in 2023.”

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