Up Close & Personal with No I.D.

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    GRAMMY-winning producer No I.D. shares his musical journey
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    Left to Right: Sarah Jansen - Chicago Chapter Executive Director, Andrew Barber - Chicago Chapter Secretary and Urban Task Force Member, Justin Roberts - Chicago Chapter President, Matt Hennessy - Chicago Chapter Trustee, and No I.D. GRAMMY-winning Producer.
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    Fake Shore Drive Creator/Owner Andrew Barber moderating the coversation with No I.D.
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    Live-tweets of questions for Executive Vice President of Def Jam Recordings No I.D.
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    No I.D. captivated the audience during his insightful discussion about what it means to take a risk in the industry.
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    Guests mingling with industry tastemakers before event.
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    No I.D. discusses how he became Executive Vice President of Def Jam Recordings.
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    Guests enjoyed diverse complimentary Hennessy cocktals.
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    Andrew Barber - Chicago Chapter Secretary and Urban Task Force Member, Matt Hennessy - Chicago Chapter Trustee, and No I.D. GRAMMY-winning Producer hanging out before event begins.
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    Renowned producer No I.D. discusses how current technology has affected hip hop culture.

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015 Members were able to attend a discussion with renowned music producer and hip hop icon, No I.D. - EVP of Def Jam Recordings, and founder of ARTium Records, moderated by Creator/Owner of Fake Shore Drive, Andrew Barber. Guests enjoyed complimentary cocktails thanks to Hennessy after the conversation!

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