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Instrumentalists or Singer-Songwriters that are emerging on the music industry.

GoGo Penguin

I love this easy-to-listen, hard-hitting jazz trio from Manchester hotly tipped as the rising stars of the UK Jazz scene. They are known for their skittering break-beats, infectious and minimalist piano melodies, powerful and propulsive basslines.

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Gallant

Boys and Girls if you are looking for a sound to set the mood, this is it!! Described by Jimmy Fallon as “the next big thing in R&B”, with a voice like this, flawless instrumental and that falseto man… just wait for that Grammy to come! “Ology” his debut album was released earlier this year and is everything you could wish for!

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Lianne La Havas

Got my attention when she was invited to play at the NPR Tiny Desk Concert (video below) and was love at first listen. This London-born, British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist was a backup singer for Paloma Faith.

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Kandace Springs

Kandace Springs is yet another Prince approved singer-songwriter. Inspired by the great Norah Jones is in this subtile atmosphere she feels more comfortable.

A unique voice that wants to be known as “one the younger people that are keeping jazz and soul alive and vibrant”.

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Eryn Allen Kane

Wow, just wow. No one has ever sang the week days as beautifully as this Prince-Approved Singer. Hear it for yourselves in the song “Sunday“. A soul singer that started to sing in church and attended arts school in Detroit (same as the late Aaliyah) . A summer in Australia was a turning point in her musical career “Unleashing creativity in a minimalist Fashion” as stated in Essence. Continue reading “Eryn Allen Kane”

Andre Silva

One of the most promissing and sought after drummers in Portugal. Studied at Drummers Collective in New York and its a joy to hear him play. Continue reading “Andre Silva”

Emily King

Grammy-Nominated, American singer-songwriter Emily King started her musical career  back in 2004 and three years later in 2007 her debut album East Side Story was released and got nominated for Best Contemporary R&B album.

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Allen Stone

A “hippie with soul” is how he sees himself. This American Singer-Songwriter from Washington is influenced by great artists such as Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye. Writer of the tunes “Unaware“, “Milion“, “Love” and “Bed i made” is with no doubt a songwriter you don’t want to miss. Continue reading “Allen Stone”

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