Our Development Program is an eight-week professional development program designed to mentor active artists, artists managers and/or self-managed artists in a real world music industry environment.Upfront Megatainment Music has worked with talent such as Usher, Gwen Stefani, Akon, Destiny’s Child, Pink, 112, Jay Z, Mary J Blige, P Diddy, Lady GaGa, and countless others.This program takes a customized hands-on approach to help build management skills, strategy and develop a successful career in the entertainment industry.

Program participants work alongside Upfront Megatainment’s management, label, marketing promotion, public relations, social media, funding, and touring experts, as well as connect and network with industry professionals in music law, accounting, publishing, booking, talent buying, music supervision, radio, performing rights organizations, funding bodies, and technical production.

All participants will be provided with valuable knowledge and insight on how to be exceptional and in demand.


The Development Program starts at $2500.00 (valued at $7,500) per participant.

All applicants are eligible for financial awards of up to $5,000 to help offset program costs thanks to the generous financial contributions of our partners, sponsors and patrons.

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