Too $hort, More Top Rappers Heading To St. Thomas For Influence DJ Power Summit

A variety of power brokers are heading to the Virgin Islands to network and discuss the business of rap.

(AllHipHop News) A variety of power brokers will convene on the Island to network and discuss the state of urban and caribbean music.

Maseo from De La Soul, among others, will play host to an elite cross-section of the world's best known DJ's and taste-makers, during the conference at the Emerald Beach Resort.

Music industry experts will examine business topics throughout the daytime panels, while networking events, artists showcases and club parties will occupy attendees' time during the evening. Miami rap legend Trick Daddy will also be on hand to preside over a new artists showcase.

"While our event will include parties, our focus is advancement- so our guests will come away sharper and better prepared," said DJ Mixx, Director of Education for the Summit. "The Summit will revive what has been missing in our industry for years."

Confirmed DJ's and panelists include DJ Nasty, DJ ChuckChillout, Tony Neal, CEO of The Core DJ's, DJ Hi-C, CEO of GO DJ's, DJ X & DJ Funky of the Coalition DJs.

The Influence DJ Power Summit, which takes place July 16-18, 2018