BBC Radio 1 launch ‘Brit List’ after they “struggled to break any UK artists in 2016”

2016 was a great year for UK music with Adele and David Bowie dominating UK artist sales but when it came to introducing new UK acts, 2016 was a loss. Fortunately Radio 1 are coming…

The top up-and-coming Hip-Hop artists to watch in 2017

A new year means a whole load of new music to come and, perhaps more importantly, a bunch of new artists who will shape the sound of 2017. The first in our series of Artists…

Vevo name their up-and-coming artists to watch in 2017

Vevo, the music video service created by major record labels, have revealed their list of rising artists to keep an eye on next year. As 2016 comes to a close Vevo are looking forward to…

BBC Music reveal the Sound of 2017 longlist with Anderson Paak, Jorja Smith and others

BBC’s longlist for the Sound of 2017 has been revealed and shows the domination of hip-hop in music with urban artists making up over half the list this year. Using an eclectic panel of 170…