The tables were turned in this Featured Presentation as Apple Music’s Zane Lowe, known for his artist interviews across a number of mediums, delivered a keynote interview discussing his rise to prominence in the music business and his vision for our ever-changing industry in the years to come. The session was the first evening Featured Presentation of Music Biz 2019, held Sunday, May 5 at the JW Marriott Nashville.
The GRAMMY-nominated producer and DJ and has an established career in music broadcasting, first at MTV UK and XFM. He then served 13 years as the host of BBC Radio 1’s New Music show before moving to Los Angeles to join Apple Music in 2015. He is now Global Head of Artist Relations and Host for Apple Music, leading Apple Music’s artist relations team for the world and overseeing Apple Music’s global livestream, Beats 1.
Zane was interviewed by Hayley Williams, lead vocalist and co-writer of the GRAMMY Award-winning band Paramore. Hayley is also the founder of Good Dye Young, the hair color brand with a vision to create community around self-expression, color and happiness about being who you are.