Women in Music 2018: Alicia Keys Speaks on Worldwide Initiative She Is the Music


Alicia Keys took to the stage at Billboard's 13th annual Women in Music occasion on Thursday evening to highlight She is the Music, a non-profit aimed toward cultivating the following technology of feminine powerhouses within the music business.    

She began off by shouting out her engineer from Jungle City Studios, Ann Mincieli, Universal Music Publishing Group's chairman and CEO Jody Gerson and WME accomplice and head of east coast music division Sam Kirby Yoh, all of whom have helped kind She Is the Music.    

The group is off to an "epic begin," Keys mentioned, mentioning that they've begun constructing a database inclusive of feminine administrators, musicians, writers, stylists and extra to encourage everybody to find, join and create with each other.

She additionally introduced gentle to the group's new mentorship program in partnership with Billboard, which goals to empower younger ladies and join them with business veterans throughout all verticals of music.