Dateline: Mobile World Congress 2019, Barcelona, Spain

Seen just before their engaging interview on the MWC ‘19 keynote stage are (r to l) Sir Lucian Grainge, Chairman & CEO of the Universal Music Group & interviewer, Mobilium Global Chief Executive, Ralph Simon. Sir Lucian told the capacity audience of how the telco & smartphone industry is a vital driver of global music streaming, data & international hits – e.g. the song “Despacito” has had over 5bn streams worldwide! The MWC ‘19 theme was: ‘Intelligent Connectivity’ – exactly what Sir Lucian explained is the key imperative driving the exciting future of the global music & music video industry.