GOING to gigs and concert events will certainly be again on the agenda in 2021.
And there’s nothing fairly like discovering a brand new artist. JACQUI SWIFT picks SFTW’s high ten ideas for 2021 – who’re all set to be large hits.
Child Queen has been been likened to a cross between Matty Healy and Charli XCX
SINCE her debut EP was launched in November there’s been a buzz across the South African-born, London-based multi- instrumentalist and singer Bella Latham.
She adopted the title Child Queen after shifting to London as a youngster and being impressed to write down in regards to the lifetime of Instagram influencers and vogue events she discovered herself in.
She’s been likened to a cross between Matty Healy and Charli XCX, and electro-pop tracks like Web Faith and Buzzkill showcase her sincere and straight-talking lyrics.
The Snuts cite Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys and The View as inspirations
THE West Lothian four-piece scored a high 15 album chart place with their Mixtape EP.
The band, fronted by Jack Cochrane on vocals and guitar, met in school and are Joe McGillveray (guitar), Callum Wilson (bass) and Jordan “Joko” Mackay (drums).
They cite Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys and The View as inspirations and have already supported The Libertines and pal Lewis Capaldi on tour.
Anticipate huge issues when their debut album WL is launched in March.
Additionally they offered out Glasgow’s legendary Barrowlands venue in June.
Lola Lennox began enjoying piano aged seven and writing songs at 15
HER first official single Again At Incorrect was executively produced by her well-known mum, Annie Lennox, however the highlight is now on Lola in her personal proper.
The Royal Academy of Music graduate began enjoying piano aged seven and writing songs at 15.
She’s simply launched new single La La Love Me and has a debut EP due in March.
Lola has hung out within the studio over the previous yr with the likes of Eg White (Florence & The Machine, Sam Smith) and former Semisonic singer Dan Wilson, who co-wrote Somebody Like You with Adele.
It’s going to be a giant yr for Lola.
Cassia put out their debut album Reproduction in 2019 and launched their irresistible observe Do It Proper earlier this yr
MANCHESTER trio Cassia are Rob Ellis (guitar and vocals), Lou Cotterill (bass and vocals) and Jacob Leff (drums and vocals).
They put out their debut album Reproduction in 2019 and launched their irresistible observe Do It Proper earlier this yr.
They promise to begin “the largest occasion ever” after they’re in a position to return to touring, and have already graced Studying and Leeds Festivals, All Factors East, Truck Pageant, Y Not, TRNSMT, Kendal Calling, Electrical Picnic and SXSW.
Sam Fischer went to highschool with Delta Goodrem and almost grew to become a tennis professional earlier than music stole his coronary heart
AUSSIE-born Sam already has a CV to boast about, having written for Keith City, Jessie J, Demi Lovato and Ciara.
He’s additionally toured with Lewis Capaldi and was attributable to help Niall Horan earlier than the pandemic struck.
The LA-based singer has had successful with This Metropolis and launched Homework in the summertime.
He’s friends with Meghan Trainor, went to highschool with Delta Goodrem and almost grew to become a tennis professional earlier than music stole his coronary heart.
Jessie Jo Stark’s greatest pal is Bella Hadid and Cher is her godmother
THE daughter of Richard and Laurie Stark – homeowners of posh jewellers Chrome Hearts – Jesse Jo is not any stranger to fame; her greatest pal is Bella Hadid and Cher is her godmother.
She’s opened for Weapons n’ Roses, Sunflower Bean, Jane’s Habit and The Vaccines.
The LA-born singer was raised on Fleetwood Mac, The Conflict, Britney Spears and David Bowie whereas Steve Jones from the Intercourse Pistols produced her first EP, Down Your Drain.
She has not too long ago collaborated with Vivienne Westwood.
Charlotte Jane has already toured with Jess Glynne, Dennis Lloyd, Image This and JC Stewart
THE Hull native has already performed the Studying and Leeds festivals and has toured with Jess Glynne, Dennis Lloyd, Image This and JC Stewart whereas her current single Get It Proper has earned reward from Spotify, Apple and Deezer.
The observe was co-written with Dayyon Alexander (Ella Mai, Demi Lovato) and Jeff Shum (John Legend, Camila Cabello) and Paolo Nutini and Ed Sheeran are huge followers.
Tekno, aka Augustine Miles Kelechi, can also be Billie Eilish’s favorite artist
YOU’LL know the Nigerian Afropop singer from his work with Drake and after he featured on Beyonce’s Black is King album.
Tekno, aka Augustine Miles Kelechi, can also be Billie Eilish’s favorite artist. She informed Self-importance Honest: “There isn’t one tune that I don’t like that he has put out.”
Tekno began releasing music seven years in the past and Duro and Pana had been the tracks that acquired him seen.
He’s simply put out debut album Outdated Romance
Gracey is a big star on TikTok the place her tune Alone In My Room (Gone) went viral
SHE’S somebody you could already know for the reason that Brighton-born singer (aka Grace Barker) has written songs for Jonas Blue, Rita Ora, Raye and Olly Murs.
Don’t Want Love, her observe with 220 KID, was a Prime 10 hit in April and she or he’s been an enormous star on TikTok the place her tune Alone In My Room (Gone) went viral.
The singer grew up idolising Gwen Stefani and Katy Perry, and was noticed by Xenomania songwriter Brian Higgins (Cher, Women Aloud).
Wesley Joseph has written, directed and scored the Bafta-backed movie Pandomony
MULTI-TALENTED Wesley is a songwriter, producer and film-maker from Birmingham.
He was a member of hip-hop collective OG Horse with Jorja Smith, and counts Sleaford Mods as large followers.
He has put out tracks together with Imaginary Associates, Martyrs and Ghostin’ and he has written, directed and scored the Bafta-backed movie Pandomony.
11. Berwyn – London rapper who has labored with Headie One and who you may need seen on Later . . . With Jools Holland in June when he carried out a particular model of Glory to help the Black Lives Matter motion.
12. Holly Humberstone – noticed after supporting Lewis Capaldi, this Grantham singer can also be set for excellent issues.
13. Alfie Templeman – teenage multi-instrumentalist and producer you may know from Happiness In Liquid Type, a observe he made with Justin Younger from The Vaccines.
14. Luz – Irish singer songwriter who has been given the thumbs up by Dua Lipa.
Emily Burns started writing songs as a receptionist at Abbey Street studios
15. Tiggs Da Writer – rapper, singer, songwriter and producer from South London, through Tanzania.
16. Alewya – self-taught producer, singer-songwriter and artist impressed by her African roots and UK membership tradition.
17. Emily Burns – Scottish-born singer songwriter who started writing songs as a receptionist at Abbey Street studios.
Cautious Clay has collaborated with the likes of Billie Eilish, John Mayer, John Legend and Taylor Swift
18. Noisy – managed by the identical folks as Deliver Me The Horizon, this digital trio are set to help Yungblud and You Me At Six on tour in 2021.
19. Cautious Clay – aka Joshua Karpeh, Clay is a singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist who has collaborated with the likes of Billie Eilish, John Mayer, John Legend and Taylor Swift.
20. Blood Wizard – new mission from Cai Burns, frontman of the Nottingham punk band Kagoule.
21. Woman In Purple – Norwegian indie singer, aka Marie Ulven Ringheim, who makes bed room pop about love and her struggles with psychological well being
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