Syco Music MD Tyler Brown believes The X Factor provides “the best talent scouting in the world”.
Brown, who rose through the ranks after joining the company as an A&R assistant in 2008, was promoted to MD late last year.
“I worked on the 2010 show and went on to A&R all the One Direction records,” Brown tells Music Week.
“From that, I learnt how to A&R really because you make an album every week - it’s kind of like ...
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