Leona Lewis discusses reality shows and how it helped her career.Including a comment about Simon Cowell trying to “come onto ” her.Before joining Sony/ATV Al-Chamaa worked for Sony Music, Atlantic Records and LAMM Music Management.Both men are based in the company’s Los Angeles office.“I do love Simon, but he hasn’t bought me a mansion.Though he did buy me a beautiful charm bracelet for my birthday with four-leaf clovers and a horse.” Leona Lewis’ true love is an electrician, Lou Al-Chamaa, who is a childhood friend since the age of nine, and the couple began dating at age 17. He’s my best friend and we make sure we get to spend time together when we can.” That’s so cool eh?British singing sensation Leona Lewis and longtime electrician boyfriend Lou Al-Chamaa pick up new clothes at J. Leona and Lou have known each other since the age of nine and started dating aged 17. He’s my best friend and we make sure we get to spend time together when we can.
Childs joined Sony/ATV in 2012 as creative director, signing Grammy and BRIT awards nominee and Mercury Prize winner James Blake, who has written and produced for Beyonc and Frank Ocean.
Al-Chamaa has been with the company since 2014 and has worked with Mike Posner, whose 2015 UK No.1 single I Took A Pill In Ibiza was certified double platinum in more than 10 countries.
He has also worked with Brett Mc Laughlin, co-writer of Troye Sivan’s Youth, and signed Australian singer Ben Abraham and Cara Salimando, who is currently collaborating with acts including Wiz Khalifa and Dua Lipa.
His other signings include Walk The Moon, Tegan & Sara and Vic Mensa.
Childs’ management company Quality CTRL represents Jack Antonoff, who co-wrote and produced three tracks on Taylor Swift’s 1989.