Columbia president Rob Stringer was handed The Strat at the Music Week Awards to a standing ovation from industry peers last week.
In his acceptance speech, Stringer paid tribute to acts Sade - who presented the award to the exec personally - and The Manic Street Preachers, who were on hand to close the ceremony with a live performance.
You can read Stringer’s Music Week Awards acceptance speech in full below:
“Let me just tell everyone in the room that ...
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