Beyonce's dad offers ‘boot camp' on breaking into the music industry

Daylong camp to be held at HCC

By Nakia Cooper - Senior Web Editor
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2003: Beyoncé Knowles releases her debut solo album "Dangerously in Love." The album would sell nearly five million copies in the United States alone on the way to worldwide sales of 11 million. It debuted atop the U.S. Billboard 200 album…

HOUSTON - Are you trying to break into the music biz? How about getting advice from the GRAMMY Award-winning record level executive and executive producer of top-selling female R & B group Destiny's Child?

Mathew Knowles, father of Beyonce and Solange Knowles, is sharing his knowledge of the entertainment business in a day-long, intensive boot camp on Saturday, September 14 at Houston Community College.

The boot camp, called The Entertainment Industry: How Do I Get In? offers attendees a fascinating, insider's view of the entertainment industry from someone who knows it from top to bottom: Knowles has spent more than 20 years in every aspect of the music industry and has a demonstrated and spectacular history of success.

The daylong boot camp will allow attendees to tap Knowles' vast entertainment and music business expertise and leave with real information, contacts and strategies for their own successful entertainment endeavors.

Click here to read more on the Houston Community College website.

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