Passenger EXCLUSIVE: Springsteen is my hero but I want to beat him to No 1 in the UK chart
He may have started busking and selling CDs out of a briefcase, but the folk singer is on course to grab his first UK No 1 Album.
Young as the Morning, Old as the Sea is the musician’s seventh studio album; released last week following the singles Somebody’s Love and Anywhere earlier this summer.
We asked the singer, real name Mike Rosenberg, just what it was like to be up again Springsteen and Shaun Mendes for this week’s best-selling album.
He said: “Pretty surreal to be honest. To be battling for a No 1 is incredible.
“Springsteen is one of my all time musical heroes and Shaun Mendes is... read more
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