Looks like Joe Jackson has finally come to grips with the fact that the former pop king's musical career is over: Jackson Patriarch Searches for New Stars
"It's not so much of Joe Jackson knowing about hip-hop, it's about Joe Jackson being able to groom the next generation of superstars," says business associate Charles Kopay, who is hoping to develop the boot camp into a reality show. "Somehow it's touched a nerve."
The Hip Hop Bootcamp
The Joe Jackson Hip Hop Boot Camp establishes international Hip Hop Music competitions where the most promising young talents can be identified, showcased and promoted before worldwide audiences, the media and the music industry.
In addition to money prizes, concert engagements and recording opportunities, The Joe Jackson Hip Hop Boot Camp also nurtures the artistic and musical development of the competitors and provides the participants with valuable experience on how they can improve their performance and what their next step should be.
The Joe Jackson Hip Hop Boot Camp competitions are open to unsigned artists ages 18 and over. Solo or Group acts from all countries are eligible to participate.