A young street drummer from Harlem, N.Y., receives a scholarship to attend a Southern university; of course, he initially has trouble fitting in, but eventually, his skills help him lead the school's band to victory. Orlando Jones will play the school's band director.
- Charles Stone III.....Director
- Nick Cannon.....Devon Miles
- Zoe Saldana.....Laila
- Orlando Jones.....Dr. Lee
- Leonard Roberts.....Sean Taylor
- Jason Weaver.....Ernest