Join the most influential country music executives and artists to network and discuss all aspects of the country music business at the 3rd annual Billboard Country Music Summit. Country music has never been more popular and a successful country music artist can enjoy a broad and lengthy career base that includes record sales, touring success, radio hits, sponsorship opportunities, and digital connections with fans as never before.
The 2012 Billboard Country Music Summit will feature two days of provocative discussion of issues critical to success for all stakeholders in the country music business, including panels, keynotes and roundtables on sponsorships, publishing/songwriting, touring, recording, radio, digital/social, artist development, and how to build, maximize and sustain careers. Networking opportunities, superstar artist Q&As;, and showcases make the Billboard Country Music Summit, presented in association with CMA, the most talked-about event in the country music business. Don’t stand on the sidelines, be in the game!
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