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No. 63: John Esposito | Power 100

John Esposito, President/CEO, Warner Music Nashville 

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JOHN ESPOSITO, 60

President/CEO, Warner Music Nashville
Last Year's Rank: 66

WMN's straight-talking CEO led a team that landed nine tracks from six of the Nashville division's artists atop Billboard's Country Airplay chart, while Brett Eldredge's second studio album, Illinois, hit No. 1 on Top Country Albums.

Collects: "All things Sinatra. I just got the Morrison Hotel Gallery book on him. It comes with white gloves."