Lazer focus: Because reveals 'dynamic' UK A&R strategy

Andre Paine

Because Music UK’s new chief creative officer Nick Huggett has revealed his ambitions to “build on the success” of the indie.

Huggett has been appointed to the newly-created role following the exit of SVP of A&R and marketing, Jane Third, who is now global chief creative officer at PIAS. Third helped steer Christine And The Queens, Metronomy and Major Lazer to UK success.

“We can compete with the majors in offering an alternative to that system,” he said. “The added ...

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