THE WE LOVE MUSIC CONFERENCE PRESENTED BY RICO LOVE WILL TAKE PLACE DURING THE 47TH ANNUAL SUMMER CELEBRATION INSIDE THE INDIANA CONVENTION CENTER JULY 14TH & 15TH.


Richard Preston Butler, Jr., better known by his stage name Rico Love, is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, producer and singer. Love wrote and produced hit records such as Usher’s “There Goes My Baby” and “Hey Daddy (Daddy’s Home)”, Nelly’s “Just a Dream” and “Gone”, as well as Beyoncé Knowles’ “Sweet Dreams” and has contributed to works which have gone on to win Grammys such as Beyoncé’s 2009 Best Contemporary R&B album I Am… Sasha Fierce, Usher’s 2010 Best Contemporary R&B album Raymond v. Raymond, and Usher’s 2010 Best Male R&B Vocal Performance “There Goes My Baby”. In addition Love has written and produced records for Kelly Rowland, Diddy – Dirty Money, Chris Brown, Alexandra Burke, Keri Hilson, Fergie, and Fantasia. Love is also the CEO of Division1. Love has appeared as a featured artist on records with T.I., Usher, Jermaine Dupri, Jamie Foxx, Rich Boy, and Fat Joe.