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Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA
(617) 747-2261
October 2, 2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Price: $8 in advance / $12 day of show
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The 11th annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium, presented by the Music Business/Management Department at Berklee College of Music, is a celebration of one of the most influential genres in the music industry.

The event includes a panel discussion with several prominent hip-hop and urban music industry executives: Cynthia “CJ” Johnson, senior vice president of urban promotions at Columbia Records; Yolanda “Yo-Yo” Whitaker, rap artist and founder of YoYo’s School of Hip Hop; Johnnie Walker, former senior vice president of promotion for the Island Def Jam Music Group; and Jivanta Roberts, acclaimed hip-hop dancer, choreographer, and actress. There will be a question-and-answer session with students afterward.

Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium