RCA sent over word that 15 year old singer, dancer and actor Jacob Latimore joins BET's Young Starz 2.0 week.
BET will be premiering the video for his first official single, the "Like 'Em All" Radio Version Ft. Issa on today during "106 & Park" hosted by Terrence and Rocsi. Jacob will be on "106 & Park" for his first live performance of the track on Friday, October 21, 2011.
Last year BET's Young Starz week helped launch the careers of Willow Smith and Diggy Simmons and is now seen as one of the go to destinations for new talent to explode.
Shot in Atlanta last month and directed by Yolande Geralds (Trey Songz, Mindless Behaviour, Omarion) the video features Jacob and his 17 year old labelmate, rapper Issa. With exclusive behind the scenes footage having already debuted on HipHollywood.com and J-14.
Produced by Teddy Riley (Michael Jackson, Blackstreet, Robin Thicke) and co-written by Jacob, the "Like 'Em All" Radio Version Ft. Issa is currently available at all digital service providers.
It has been previously announced that Jacob will be hitting the road this fall on the Scream Tour: The Next Generation (NXG). The tour kicked off in Augusta, GA on September 30th, Jacob, along with artists such as Mindless Behavior, Diggy, Hamilton Park and The OMG Girlz, have been criss-crossing the country until the tour wraps in on November 20th in Richmond, VA.