Big Break: "Getting an internship at Island Records after about 10 emails.
When he worked Old Dominion's debut single, "Break Up With Him," to No.
1 on the Country Airplay chart in fall 2015, new Sony Nashville boss Randy Goodman noticed.
In September, the San Juan, Puerto Rico, native launched the "I Am Def Jam" video campaign, which offers fans behind-the-scenes looks at the label's artists.
Desiigner was the first act to be featured, and Delamota says the goal "is to showcase every artist on the roster."First Musical Crush: "Menudo.
Keeps The Chainsmokers smoking: As manager, A&R rep and label boss rolled into one, Alpert masterminded The Chainsmokers' meteoric pop crossover this year to the tune of three triple-platinum, Billboard Hot 100 top 10 hits, including their current No.