Warner/Chappell UK MD Mike Smith has told Music Week that new signing Rick Boardman is set to join the “premier league of songwriting”.
The Manchester-based writer/producer, who heads up hit-making collective The Six, has signed a global deal for future works.
Formerly of indie-dance act Delphic, he co-wrote Back To You by Louis Tomlinson feat. Bebe Rexha & Digital Farm Animals, Real Love by Clean Bandit & Jess Glynne and Only You by Cheat Codes & Little Mix.
“I always ...