Raye Cosbert, Metropolis Music (UK)
Raye Cosbert’s career started at Metropolis Music in 1990. Prior to that he promoted club nights and small shows in London. He started out repping shows and quickly moved on to junior booker.
Over the years he has worked across all areas of live including production, booking, ticketing, marketing, as well as, of course, promoting.
He quickly moved up through the Metropolis ranks and in 2017 got the top job as MD.
Raye has always worked with a diverse group of artists, current acts include Bjork, Goldfrapp, Tyler, the Creator, Charli XCX, Gorillaz, Koffee, Damian Marley, Chronixx, Snoh Aalegra, Mika… as well as promoting and supporting many up-and-coming artists.
In addition to his day job, Raye is also part of the UNICEF Music Group. Most recently the group has worked to alleviate child malnutrition in Liberia, raised funds to bolster the emergency fund to help children displaced by war and conflict, as well as projects to assist in UNICEF’s work around the world.