News March 21, 2019

Rosie Beaton departs Amazon Music Australia after seven months

Rosie Beaton departs Amazon Music Australia after seven months

Rosie Beaton has departed her role as senior music curator for Australia & NZ.

Her role, which she took over in August 2018, involved “talking to global programming and tech teams, meeting with record labels and artists, content planning, listening to a lot of new music and so much more,” she tells TMN. 

“I was passionate about championing Australian and NZ music to a new audience, it is in my DNA.”

Talking about the climate at Amazon Music to work in, Beaton says, “I loved working with a global team of very smart, driven individuals.

“Everyday was different and working in music always makes me happy.”

She remains presenter of the Billboard program for in-flight entertainment, a role she’s had for ten years.

She adds, “I have a podcast idea I have been banging on about for a while, maybe I’ll make it happen.”

During her years at , Beaton helmed Super Request, one of the station’s highest-rating programs.

She was instrumental in championing emerging Aussie artists as the host of when the station launched its current online model.

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