Clive Davis in Conversation with Ari Melber: The Man Behind the Music

Join Clive Davis, one of music’s most innovative and influential executives, for a conversation about his life and legendary career with MSNBC’s Ari Melber.

Few figures loom as large over the last half-century of the music business as Clive Davis. From his days at Columbia Records to his co-founding of Arista Records and the formation of J Records, Davis has played a pivotal role in the careers of era-defining artists such as Janis Joplin, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen, Sly & The Family Stone, Bob Dylan, Barbra Streisand , Aretha Franklin, The Grateful Dead, Whitney Houston, the Notorious B.I.G., Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, and Jennifer Hudson, just to name a few. Hear him discuss how music has shaped his life, and the stories of how he has shaped the course of popular music for decades.

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