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PPL PRS Managing Director Suzanne Smith provides contribution for Music Week article


PPL PRS Managing Director, Suzanne Smith provided contribution for Music Weeks’s article on ‘The Greatest Songwriter Ever’.

“I’m new to the music business but I am a music fan, I have quite a cross section of tastes. Some people will probably cringe when I say this, but my favourite songwriter is Gary Barlow. I like Gary himself, but it’s his work, the sheer variety of what he does. There is a picture in my office of me and him. People say, ‘Did you meet him?’ And I have to say ‘No!’ When I left my last business, they super-imposed me on a picture of him!”Suzanne Smith, Managing Director, PPL PRS

Music Week asked a number of top artists and executives the big question: ‘Who is the greatest songwriter of all-time?’ and then listed the artists whose names cropped up multiple times…

Read the full article and what Suzanne had to say on the Music Week Website.

Music Week has been the leading trade media brand for the UK music industry for over 50 years, and is essential reading for anyone who needs to understand the business of music.

“As well as covering industry news as and when it happens, our editorial team creates exclusive content that delves deeper into key industry issues. We have unrivalled access to the most powerful music business executives, both in the UK and abroad, and our unique relationships with a variety of trade bodies and chart providers, including the UK’s Official Charts Company, means we are able to analyse the data and trends that lie behind the modern music industry.” – Music Week Website.

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