Interview: Dan Caplen and Jamie Scott

‘It’s an award in front of our peers and it’s an award for songs, which is clearly the most important thing in the music industry, which is sometimes forgotten,’ says hit songwriter Jamie Scott.

Playlist: Ivor Novello Awards 2019

As the 64th Ivor Novello Awards ceremony looms, we take a closer look at this year’s nominees and find an exciting crop of songwriting talent in the running.

Interview: Raphaella

'It feels like nothing’s too weird for UK pop right now': writer/producer/performer Raphaella gives us her take on the 21st century studio dynamic...

Featured artist: Becky Hill

From her talent show springboard back in 2014, the MNEK, Rudimental and Little Simz collaborator has delivered a steady stream of perfect pop contortions and marked herself as one to watch...

Max Wolfgang signs deal with UMPG

Max Wolfgang, a London-based songwriter with Major Lazer, Rudimental and Ed Sheeran, has signed a new deal with the Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG).

Featured artist: Tayla

Tayla's debut single Call Me Danger is a nifty, tricksy exercise in after-hours R&B/pop. Now in the studio with Rudimental, and with a follow-up single on the slate, her star is rising fast...