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Behind the Scenes of a YouTube Music Sensation

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Behind the Scenes of a YouTube Music Sensation


Hyatt Place Riverside/Downtown

Start Date/Time

4/16/2014 11:30 AM

End Date/Time

4/16/2014 1:30 PM

Type of Event

Conferences Workshops and Seminars


Mark Cloud ,


Meet AJ Rafael. He's an early adopter who shared his first song on MySpace back in 2004. Now, this Riverside-based YouTuber has over 100 million video views as well as 500,000 YouTube subscribers. He's now a YouTube Partner as well part of Makers Studio. Join us as AJ shares with us his first-hand experience on:

- What it takes to develop a following of raving fans
- The behind-the-scenes business of YouTube
- The importance of collaboration and networking
- The necessary habits for long-term success
- And insights on developing your personal, online persona

Arthur Joseph, otherwise known as, “AJ” Rafael, has grown up all around music. He started his journey into music started at the age of four. AJ is a graduate of the Berklee School of Music. He's a native of Moreno Valley and currently resides in RIverside. AJ now finds himself not only performing on YouTube but all over the globe including venues in Australia, Canada, Austria and the Philippines.

AJ is recognized consistently in the Top 20 on Billboard’s “Uncharted” Chart, since January 2011. His fans have shown their true influence when AJ’s “R

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