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‘Rather Be’ by Clean Bandit was recorded at South Kilburn Studios

PUBLISHED: 11:19 21 January 2014 | UPDATED: 13:57 21 January 2014

Clean Bandit have topped the UK charts with ‘Rather Be'  (pic Credit: cleanbandit.co.uk)

Clean Bandit have topped the UK charts with ‘Rather Be' (pic Credit: cleanbandit.co.uk)

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A song recorded for free at studios funded by Brent Council has topped the UK charts this week.

Chart-topping song was recorded at the South Kilburn Studios (Pic Credit: www.southkilburnstudios.org)Chart-topping song was recorded at the South Kilburn Studios (Pic Credit: www.southkilburnstudios.org)

Clean Bandit’s track ‘Rather Be’ was recorded at the South Kilburn Studios in Canterbury Road, in return for the band taking on local young people as apprentices.

The arrangement worked so well, that a number of the band’s apprentices who worked behind the scenes ended up singing back up on their records.

For more information about the studios visit www.southkilburnstudios.org


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