Love supreme: Double serving of Love Island a 'great opportunity' for artists

Andre Paine

The music industry has welcomed ITV2’s move to air two series of sync-heavy hit Love Island a year.

Following record ratings for the fifth series, the reality show will return in January.

Love Island smashed Shazam records as fans used the app to ID tracks on key scenes.

“The bigger the show gets, the more the interest in the music,” series edit producer Stephen Yemoh told Music Week.

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start your 4 week Free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article.

Sign up for your free trial to Music Week, the no 1 weekly trade magazine for anyone who needs to understand the business of music. For four whole weeks we will provide you with great, in-depth journalism that gets right inside the business of music in print and 24/7 online. With both the print and digital edition you will be able to enjoy the whole Premium experience of a subscription to Music Week - absolutely free.

Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...