DJ Rtodaizza and I were on hand to cover the Radio One Music and Entertainment Conference courtesy of Philly 360 (@Philly360).
Radio One Philadelphia, is the parent company of local stations 107.9 WRNB, 100.3 The BEAT and Praise 103.9, put together the third annual conference of this kind at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, located at 1101 Arch St on Sunday, May 23rd.
The Music Conference featured six workshops covering Hip-Hop, Fashion, R&B, Inspiration, the Business of Music, and a special Listen and Critique Pane with musicians and industry professionals. Some of the names and people we came across were Jermaine Dupri, Stephanie Mills, Michael Bivins, Ginuwine, Yolanda Adams, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, Jazmine Sullivan, Omarion, Marques Houston, Cassidy, Meek Mill, 9th Wonder, Hezekiah Walker, Vickie Winans, and fashion professionals Jerris Madison and Kristian Sorge, as well as record label executives Larry Khan, Marc Byers and Shadow Stokes.
It was a very interesting experience and it was a great chance to meet with some luminaries in the industry as well as some of the great talent that Philly has to offer. Take a look at the photos below.