17 artists to fall in love with this summer

Tierra Whack

A true genre-bender

Lil Baby

The rookie of the year

Ella Mai

An R&B dynamo with a song-of-the-summer contender

Sheck West

The new sound of New York


Emo-rap’s sleeping giant


Melodic party jams for surviving tough times


Hardcore with no boundaries

Queen Key

Chicago’s mischievous new rap star

Shoreline Mafia

L.A.’s unruly rap renaissance men

Tove Styrke

A Swedish pop perfectionist

Black Dresses

Dark, deliriously catchy noise pop

Sho Madjozi

A do-it-all South African rapper

Brent Cobb

The sweet spot between big-city country and small-town Americana

Rina Sawayama

Making the pop world more relatable

Key Glock

Feature-free reality raps from Memphis

Jennifer Castle

A spectacular folk songwriter


A New York rapper offers life-changing advice


17 artists to fall in love with this summer