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Programmers and RFFocus Attend RCA Music Group Listening Party for Usher in Vegas (pics)

I’d like to thank the great folks at for including me in on the big listening party weekend.   I was taken back in time to the great industry days of conferences and the Jack the Rapper Family Affairs thanks to RCA Music Group. On Friday evening we got to hang out with the staff from the label which included: /Urban Promotions Geo Bivins, Brad Davidson and Samantha Selolwane, artist Sterling Simms was also there to play tracks from his new album for us. Then on Saturday everyone attended a private dinner at N9NE Steakhouse while Usher played tracks from his upcoming seventh studio album Looking for Myself including some exclusives that he played especially for some of the nations most respected urban and radio attendees. Usher’s album is set for release June 12. A was had by all as we enjoyed a great dinner, great conversation and laughs. It was great to see SVP Urban Radio -Doc Wynter, KKDA/Dallas PD-George Cook, Program Director WJLB and WMXD/Detroit-KJ Holiday, OM/PD Radio One/Hot 107.9 Atlanta-Hurricane Dave, WPEG/WBAV Charolotte OM/PD-Terri Avery, PD K97 Memphis-Devin Steel, PD 92Q Baltimore-Al Payne, /V103 Chicago-Kris Kelly, KMEL/MD San Francisco-Kenard Karter, OM Radio One Cleveland-Colby Colb, Radio One OM/PD, St Louis Boogie D,  Record Systems  “The Industry Groove Source For -Rory McAlister,  Warner Bros SVP Urban Promotions-Juliette Jones and RFFocus ‘ kevRoss (Oh, that’s me). Thanks again RCA, enjoy the pics.

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Usher Walks into the Private Event to a standing ovation...
Doc Wynter, Usher, Grace Miguel
Anticipating the Release of Usher's "Looking for Myself" iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) SVP Urban Programming Doc Wyner, Usher and Usher's Manager Grace Miguel talk about the great tracks we'd just heard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Usher, Geo Bivins, Doc Wynter, Kris Kelly
Group Pic at Usher Dinner/Las Vegas (Bottom Samantha Selolwine/RCA, RCA Music Group SVP Urban Promotion Geo Bivins, WGCI'sKris Kelly, Usher, 's Beata Czechowski, iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) SVP Doc Wynter
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kevRoss, Usher and Doc Wynter
kevRoss, Usher and Doc Wynter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Doc Wynter and George Cook
Doc Wynter and George Cook
kevRoss/RFFocus and Kris Kelly WGCI
kevRoss/RFFocus and Kris Kelly WGCI MDUsher and KJ Holiday
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Gayle Mitchell, Rory McAlister, Sam Salolwine
Terri Avery
Terri Avery
Geo Cook, Usher
PD Geo Cook-KKDA/Dallas, Usher
Geo Bivins and Geo Cook
Geo Bivins and Geo Cook
Boogie and Juliette Jones
Boogie and Juliette Jones
Terri Avery, Geo Bivins
Terri Avery and Geo Bivins
Colby Tyner and Terri Avery
Colby Tyner and Terri Avery
Terri Avery and Sterling Simms
Terri Avery and RCA Music Group's Sterling Simms pose for RFFocus pic


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