How JP Cooper hit one billion streams despite being the biz's 'best kept secret'

George Garner

He’s had one of the biggest songs of this year and one of the biggest songs of last year,” explains Louis Bloom, head of A&R, Island Records. “And he’s still the best kept secret.”

This secret goes by the name JP Cooper, and if you don’t know him you probably should. His 2016 collaboration with Jonas Blue, Perfect Strangers, has sold 979,718 copies to date according to Official Charts Company data, while his own hit September Song is on 727,895 ...

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