Steve Leeds at WPU
From L to R: Philp, Leeds, &  Marcone.

Steve Leeds is the VP of Talent & Industry Affairs at SiriusXM Radio.  He’s also on the adjunct faculty at William Paterson University.  Steve’s job with the school each year is to wrangle guests for its spring Music Management Seminar Series.  2016 features:

  • LA Reid
  • Barry Weiss
  • John Seabrook
  • Stephen Witt
  • Ben Ratliff  

More on that to come.

Steve Leeds WPU interview

In the interview below, the tables were turned as Leeds was interviewed by Music Biz 101 & More radio show/podcast hosts Dr. Steve Marcone and Professor David Philp.  They spoke of Steve’s career and the importance of radio to the music biz.  Yuze all gotta watch this.  Ready?  Set?  Go!


For full details about the Music Management Program, including courses, the minor, and our MBA, click HERE.


For full details about the WPU Pop Music Studies Program, including courses and audition requirements, click HERE.

__________________________________________________________________________________________ Professor David Philp is Assistant Professor Music Management & Popular Music Studies at William Paterson University. He is the co-host of the only FREE advice college radio-based music & entertainment industry talk show in America, Music Biz 101 & More, which airs live most Wednesday nights and is available as a podcast HERE every night (days too).  Reach him at or find him on LinkedIn HERE.

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