In Europe for MIDEM, Glassnote chieftain Daniel Glass suited up to visit the luxe confines of the Rome Opera for its acclaimed production of La Traviata, where he exchanged fashion insights with iconic designer Valentino. Meanwhile, at a marketing meeting back home, an A&R kid in sweatpants used his iPhone to scratch his junk.
The new track from WMG’s Clean Bandit and SYCO’s X Factor 2015 winner Louisa Johnson, “Tears,” has shot to #5 on the U.K. Official Singles Chart at the midweek stage, thanks in part to a storming performance on Simon Cowell’s hugely popular TV talent show, Britain’s Got Talent, Saturday night on ITV.
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