Legend: David Porter – Founder of The Consortium MMT
Host Jeremy C. Park talks with David Porter, the Stax Records legend, songwriter, singer, record producer, entrepreneur and philanthropist, who is a member of the National Songwriters Hall of Fame with more than 1,700 songwriter and composer credits to his name, and who Rolling Stone listed as one of the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time. During the interview, Porter talks about being a native Memphian and where he got his start in the music industry, some of the lessons learned and advice for aspiring musicians, and what he is doing now to create the music legends of tomorrow with wisdom from the legends of today, as Founder of The Consortium MMT (Memphis Music Town). He discusses The SoulRight Music Mentorship Program, the process and how so many music legends are participating to help and lend their expertise, the ripple effect for the community, how people can join in the effort, and more.
Visit www.theconsortiummmt.org to learn more.