Jimmy Napes Wins Songwriter of the Year at A&R Awards

British singer, songwriter, and record producer Jimmy Napes recently won Songwriter of the Year at the A&R Awards 2019, presented by Music Business Worldwide in association with Abbey Road Studios. Renowned for his work with A-list talent like Mary J. Blige, Madonna, Alicia Keys, Ellie Goulding, Rita Ora, Ray BLK, Naughty Boy, and more, Jimmy contributed to numerous hits this year — including the acclaimed U.K. top 10 Stormzy single “Crown” and longtime collaborator Sam Smith’s massive radio hit “Dancing With a Stranger” featuring Normani.

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