dreamin' out loud entertainment

"Makin' it happen...One dream at a time"

The Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment Story:

Established in 2009 as a family-owned indie Contemporary Christian Pop label, Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment (D.O.L.E.), was voted indie label of the year at the inaugural 2013 IMEA Music Awards in Ashland, Kentucky. The music video for the Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment song "Always" was a 3rd place open division winner at the 1994 Kan Film Festival and was also voted a best music video finalist at the World Songwriting Winter 2022 awards.

One single, "Rough Day", was released on its' flagship artist in 2014. 

In 2014 (D.O.L.E.) signed Christian Contemporary Pop artist Kristin Rader from Cleveland, TN. The single "Smile" was released on her in 2015.

In 2016 (D.O.L.E.) was put on inactive status but as of Fall 2021, has been re-launched as a multi-genre niche entertainment recording company focused on spreading a positive, up-lifting message through the creative arts. Its' releases will be through mp3 only. 95% of the material released are songs either written, co-written or associated with/by label owner Arthur "Poetry" Payne III. 

Our mission is to bring to the world positive, uplifting and professional materials of the highest quality. 

Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment is a company founded on Christian principles and morals and is a division of Dreamin' Out Loud, LLC.



Legal: Lawyer Kendall Minter - Stone Mountain, GA. (888) 491-1120 kamlaw@aol.com


Accounting: (MIT) - Mitchell Income Tax Services:  2300 Main Street - Ste# 900 KCMO 64108 Bus: 816-448-3709

Label owners: Arthur, Debbie, Taylor Payne/Araina Hood-Martin

Executive Assistant: Cindy Gerard

Label assistants: Bryce Watson, Joy Hood (MACKIE Magazine) & Joyce Atwell

Music Video Production: Paper & Pen Productions -  Lusiv Studios

Lyric Videos: Tariq Lesco

Video Editor: Devesh

Logo Designer: Danny Lancer

Sheet Music: Axel F.

Midi Multi-Instrumentalist - Producer/Arranger: David Theni

Quality Control: Mrs. Patty Gann, Mr. Harry Rose, Mrs. Linda Haddix & Mr. Dennis Rideau

Media: "The Kayden Gordon Show" - (Country Music) - The Road To Stardom Radio Show

The Drive Thru - KKUP Cupertino 91.5 FM with host Eric Hayslett aka "The Rhythm Mechanic" : Official USA world exclusive "first plays" radio station partner

D.O.L.E. Music Production: Basshead Studios - Los Angeles, CA, Global Dominion Entertainment - Acme, PA, GFM Modern Recording - Blue Springs, MO, Highpoint Recording - Lenexa, KS, The Noise Floor - Nashville, TN, Arcsea Studio - Nashville, TN. 

D.O.L.E. Primary Session Bass Player: Gabor Domjan

D.O.L.E. Primary Visual & Performing Arts: Isha Williams

Official D.O.L.E. Notary: Chanedia Henderson

Music Publishing Affiliation: Broadcast Music, INC. (B.M.I.) - Poetry Kinda' Music - A Drop A 'Raina Music

Music advisors: The Official Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment Listeners Team

Distribution: Amazing Radio / CD Baby / Distrokid

Music Publishing Administration: TuneCore Publishing Administration

Digital Performance Royalty Collector: SoundExchange

The IMEA Awards

International Music and Entertainment Association


The purpose and mission of the International Music and Entertainment Association’s IMEA Awards is to honor and recognize the best in independent music, theatre, and live entertainment, internationally. The IMEA Awards, presented annually, highlight excellence in the performing arts and entertainment industries.

The International Music and Entertainment Association (IMEA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and serving as an advocate to individuals and organizations within the performing arts and entertainment industries.


MACKIE Magazine

“MACKIE” Magazine is an online entertainment news magazine published quarterly featuring news, stories and bios of independent artists & individuals who are making a difference.

Dreamin' Out Loud, LLC is a limited liability company registered and in good standing in the state of Missouri with the authority to conduct business world-wide. 

Divisions of Dreamin' Out Loud, LLC are: 

Dreamin' Out Loud Entertainment - indie record label 

The Giovanna Talent Agency - music business consulting service 

DOLERN Media - KBAT variety internet radio - Conversin' Freestyle internet talk radio 

Taylor Bear Publications - print materials 

Paper & Pen Productions - video production