Global ambitions: Manager Paul McDonald on James Bay's second album campaign

James Hanley

Closer Artists’ Paul McDonald has tipped James Bay for global superstardom as the singer gears up to release the follow up to his smash hit debut LP, Chaos And The Calm.

McDonald, who manages Bay alongside his Closer co-MD Ryan Lofthouse (the pair were jointly named Manager Of The Year at the 2016 Music Week Awards), shares his client’s lofty ambitions for the new material.

“It’s an incredible record,” McDonald tells Music Week. “It touches all sorts of bases. Obviously ...

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