- Harry Styles has been named Variety's Hitmaker of the Year for 2020
- Styles produced two of the biggest songs of 2020, Adore You and Watermelon Sugar, which come off of his lit album Fine Line
- The Variety Hitmakers issue will be available from 2 December featuring an exclusive interview with Harry
Harry Styles has been named Variety's Hitmaker of the Year for 2020 and he is buzzing. Getting given this title is a true honour that Harry definitely deserves.
Styles will take Variety’s Hitmakers issue after having won the prestigious title. He was awarded this title after having produced two of the biggest songs of 2020, Adore You and Watermelon Sugar, which come off of his lit album Fine Line.
Variety‘s Shirley Halperin expressed what a whirlwind of a year this has been for artists and yet they have still managed to make waves.
“This year has been a game-changer for the music business, but the industry has persevered, with artists, creators and executives releasing and promoting new songs under incredibly challenging circumstances.
“Our Hitmakers issue and video programme celebrate those artists and the people behind the scenes who are making sure the music gets heard. A heartfelt congratulations to all on this tremendous accomplishment.”
The Hitmakers issue will be available from 2 December featuring an exclusive interview with Harry – One Direction fans are already standing in line to buy their copy.
There will also be a Hitmakers virtual event that will take place on 3 December where more artists will be recognised for their achievements in 2020.
In other exciting news about upcoming events, Briefly.co.za previously reported that Gucci, the legendary high-fashion house, announced that it will be showcasing its new collection at a project that they have titled GucciFest.
The brand mentioned that the latest collection will be included in a collaboration with veteran film director Gus Van Sant, who directed a mini series for Gucci. The series itself will consist of seven parts and be shown on GucciFest.com and Gucci's YouTube channel from 16 to 22 November.
The stars of the series are the like of international stars Billie Eilish and Harry Styles. Also reportedly starring alongside Styles and Eilish are other famous names with whom the lead of the series, Silvia Calderoni, will interact.
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