The Top of the Business

Ever wanted to know how to get signed by a label? Come and meet Capitol Records Co-President, Nick Raphael and hear about his vast experience in the music business so far. So far, Nick has co-signed and launched a number of artists including, Sam Smith, Jay-Z, Paloma Faith, Scouting for Girls and so much more.

With an abundance of energy and wisdom he is here to inspire you and pass on what he has learned and what you will need to know about starting a career in the music business.

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Speaker profile

  • Nick Raphael

    Nick is Co-President of world-famous Capitol Records.

    Nick started his career as a DJ, before moving into the world of A&R. During his time at various record labels, he was responsible for signing and launching the careers of internationally renowned and successful artists including Jay-Z, Sam Smith, 5 Seconds of Summer, Paloma Faith, Armand Van Helden, New Order, Aloe Black, Olly Murs and many, many more.