Looked upon as one, the Nordics are the world’s 6th largest market for recorded music and with a rapidly growing industry, the talent coming out of the region seems to be endless. Even several years after the first major international success, artists, writers and producers from the Nordic countries are continuing to dominate charts worldwide.
In Morning Coffee with the Nordics we go behind the scenes of some of these recent successes as well as speaking to innovating music companies expanding in the region and discuss intra-Nordic collaborations with artists and labels.
Thursday 29 October, (9am GTM, 10am CET, 11am EEST)
With multiple number 1 radio hits, two won MTV Music Awards for Best Finnish Act and undeniable talent, Isac Elliot is one of Finland’s most successful, rising and thriving international pop superstars. During his career, he has gained popularity and toured all over the world, including Europe, USA and China.
It’s clear that it didn’t happen by a mystical wave of a magic wand. In reality, building a pop star means putting in a lot of sweat, working hard to make connections, promote the artist, and take the music & steps to the next level.
An experienced panel consisting of Isac Elliot’s team members will reveal the turn of events behind Isac Elliot’s career, giving the audience an insight how they overcame the competition and got the right attention for international success.
Dolapo Alafe-Aluko / Manager, First Access Entertainment
Fredi Lunden / A&R, Warner Music Finland