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One to Watch: Woodkid, musician, 29


He has directed music videos for Lana Del Ray, Katy Perry, Drake and Rihanna but now it’s his turn to take the limelight.

He releases an epic debut album, The Golden Age, and his first  UK single, “Run Boy Run”, in March , which has  already earned a Grammy nomination in America. Born in Lyons, France, Yoann Lemoine aka Woodkid, has now moved to New York to study film. The video for his 2011 EP “Iron” starred Agyness Deyn.