Connect with experts in the music industry and realize your dreams of becoming a star.

DOWNLOAD NOW and start your career in the Music & Entertainment business TODAY!  For a limited time only get VIP access all areas, a $3000 value, for only $199! 

HAVE YOU GOT A TALENT?

Can you sing, play, write or produce?

Starmaker360 is here to assist students and users in making connections and facilitating the development of your career. 
Get networked. Get  seen. Get heard 

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Upload and share your talent with the student user community for review, feedback and connections.  
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TESTIMONIALS

Dont Just take our word for it!  See what other Industry experts, artists and superstars have to say about Music Impresario – Jim Halsey.

“Jim Halsey’s most recent Las Vegas accomplishment deserves a place in the Guinness Book of World Records”

Joe Delaney

Las Vegas Sun

“Jim Halsey has been called the single most important man in Country Music”

Fred Deller, Richard Wootten

THE BEST OF COUNTRY MUSIC

“Some call him the prince of pickin’ and grinnin’, while others say he’s the most influential man in country music”

Associated Press & LA Times

“Jim Halsey is to country music what William Morris and I.C.M. are to Hollywood talent.”

James Bacon

LOS ANGELES HERALD EXAMINER

“When it comes to today’s sophisticated marketing of country music, Jim Halsey does not play second fiddle to anybody”

James Morgan

AMBASSADOR MAGAZINE

“Halsey, an energetic personal manager, a mobile force in keeping his acts on top”

Pat Nelson

BILLBOARD

“Jim Halsey is a seasoned professional, offering priceless information on how to succeed in the competitive and constantly changing business”

David P. Leonard

TREBAS MUSIC INSTITUTE, CANADA

WHAT IS STARMAKER 360?

The Jim Halsey Music Business Institute in partnership with Music TO is dedicated to giving students the fast track for success in the Music and Entertainment business and specializes in accelerated learning procedures. 

This joint creation can now; for the first time ever, bring Music Impersario – Jim Halsey’s 60+year experience and knowledge to the palm of your hand. This program brings the unique oppotunity for students to gain access to world class teachers within this unique platform and showcases Halsey’s proven methods and success  in this step by step guide, where you can follow his classes, and unlock the secrets of his success!

With this program we expect that the life experiences of the Jim Halsey Music Business Institute and MusicTO, will make a long lasting impact on the participants throughout their music industry careers.

Throughout these classes, you will learn all you need to know from Halsey and his team of industry experts.  Learn from the legend that pioneered the innovation of Country Music and guided the careers of some of the worlds most iconic stars like The Oak Ridge Boys, Roy Clark, Tammy Wynette, Reba McEntire and even James Brown!

EXPERT ADVICE

In these classes, some of the top industry experts give unrivalled advice on how to be successful in the Music business. Tap into an elite network of endless knowledge that will help shape your career in the business you love. Ask the experts, chat rooms and much more. Start your path to success today!

Interact & Collaborate

Looking for a band member or fellow songwriter? 
Want to network with others to jam, write, or share ideas? 
Have a skill or talent you want to share? 
If this is you, set up your profile and interests and start interacting and collaborating with others just like you!

A FEW OF OUR EXPERTS

Dwight Yoakam, Doc McGhee – CEO of McGhee Entertainment, Mike Dungan – Chairman UMG Nashville, Troy Bailey – Bailey Brand Management, Jim Mazza – Kenny Rogers’ Manager, Bob Burwell – Vector Management, Jay Shanker – Music Business Attorney, Brian O’Connell – President of Live Nation Country Touring, Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry Member Roy Clark, Paul Sizelove, Vice-President of Gaither Music Group, leading agents from top agencies and many more.

Inspirational Lessons include

Getting Discovered

Finding a Manager

Getting Your Songs Heard

The Record Deal

Steps to Stardom

Making Money

CHOOSING AN AGENT

How to make a Good Demo

Copyright Protection

and much more

DOWNLOAD NOW and start your career in the Music & Entertainment business TODAY!  For a limited time only get VIP access all areas, a $3000 value, for only $199! 

Be Connected, Be Inspired 24/7

With the Starmaker360 school in the palm of your hand, you can learn, connect and interact with fellow students around the world.

ASK THE EXPERTS

Have a burning question you cant find the answer to in the lessons? Ask the experts and get answers!

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PRIVATE CHAT

Start a private chat or create your own chat group to interact and share ideas with like minded people.

EARN REWARDS

Earn Points for sharing, interacting, chatting and completing classes. Earn Badges to increase your status.

INNOVATIVE INSTRUCTION

Starmaker 360 connects users with experts from The Halsey Institute including classes and interviews from music legends, power talent agents, artist managers, respected leaders in the field of marketing, publishing, touring, brand management, sponsorship, video production, legal representation, marketing, communications, promotions, talent buying, non-profit, finance and much more.

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITIES

Starmaker students will gain exclusive insider information on what it takes to be successful in the entertainment and music business – both from an industry leader’s and an artist perspective. In addition, the Starmaker app provides opportunities to interact and network with the same industry experts, including Dr. Halsey, with hosted in-app Q&A, exclusive to subscribers.

WHO IS JIM HALSEY?

The original star maker, legendary music impresario Dr. Jim Halsey has set the standard in the music industry for over 60 years. In his honored career, he has guided; and in many cases discovered – world famous household names such as The Oak Ridge Boys, Roy Clark, Hank Thompson, Reba McEntire to name but a few.

He founded The Jim Halsey Music Business Institute with educational programs at universities in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma. He continued to develop the program in Nashville and beyond, collecting and curating interviews and information from leaders throughout the entertainment and music business.

Halsey has represented and guided the careers as a manager or booking agent – for nearly thirty members of the Country Music Hall of Fame, of whom countless ACM, CMA, GRAMMYs and number one singles and platinum albums have been awarded.

In 1990, he sold his agency and founded the Jim Halsey Music Business Institute, wanting to focus on helping others pursue their dreams and being successful in the music industry.

When he is not traveling, teaching, or writing, he lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with his wife Minisa.

Hall of Fame Clients

Jim has Managed or Booked almost 30 Hall of Fame clients in his 60 years in the music business.

Country Music Hall of Fame

  • 2015: Oak Ridge Boys
  • 2018: Dottie West
  • 2018: Johnny Gimble
  • 2017: Jerry Reed
  • 2014: Ronnie Milsap
  • 2014: Mac Wiseman
  • 2013: Bobby Bare
  • 2011: Reba McEntire
  • 2010: Don Williams
  • 2010: Ferlin Husky
  • 2009: Roy Clark
  • 2010: Jimmy Dean
  • 2007: Mel Tillis
  • 2005: Glen Campbell
  • 2003: Floyd Cramer
  • 2002: Porter Wagoner
  • 2001: Waylon Jennings
  • 1999: Conway Twitty
  • 1998: Tammy Wynette
  • 1997: Brenda Lee
  • 1989: Hank Thompson
  • 1996: Ray Price
  • 1994: Merle Haggard
  • 1993: Willie Nelson
  • 1992: George Jones
  • 1978: Grandpa Jones
  • 1977: Merle Travis
  • 1975: Minnie Pearl
  • 1964: Tex Ritter

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

  • 2011: Leon Russell
  • 2009: Wanda Jackson
  • 2003: Floyd Cramer
  • 2003: The Righteous Brothers
  • 2002: Brenda Lee
  • 1987: Carl Perkins
  • 1987: Ricky Nelson
  • 1987: Roy Orbison
  • 1986: James Brown
  • 1986: Jerry Lee Lewis

Oklahoma Hall of Fame

  • 2015: Jim Halsey
  • 2014: Wanda Jackson
  • 1998: Reba McEntire
  • 1982: Roy Clark

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