Mamrie Hart (@mametown) dancing to Amir Tripp (@amirtripp) 👻

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This is one of those early singles that gets slept on right up until the artist is all of a sudden everywhere.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Amir Tripp is a rapper & producer in my hometown of Chicago, Illinois.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Amir's criminally under-known right now, with his debut project PYRO at like 10k streams a song when it should be 10x that. Listen to it. You’ll be the first of many.

Four dudes in a car dancing to Goldwater (@goldwaterbeats) 😙

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Man, this dude puts together some sliky smooth beats, especially around two minutes with a guitar riff.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Goldwater is a producer in London, Canada.

🔥 CRED 🔥
He's really starting to find his groove & fans are catching on, with Caught Up hitting 200k+ streams before today's track blew by 500k.

Rick Astley (@rickastley) dancing to Hamond (@hamond__) 🏆

❤️ LOVE ❤️
This 21 year old writes, produces, and sings all of his own and consider Justin Timberlake a primary influence. Ya heard.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Hamond is a singer, songwriter and products from Houston, Texas.

🔥 CRED 🔥
His first official release just a few weeks ago, Copacabana, has amassed over 170k streams on Spotify. This guy is going to blow up.

Erin Bowman (@erinbowmanmusic) dancing to Lissy Trullie (@untrullie) 🔗

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Love the texture of this song. Lissy’s blending muted electro pop with a distinct, grunge-y throwback rock vibe.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Lissy Trullie (aka former model Elizabeth McChesney) is a singer songwriter in New York City.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Lissy released her debut EP, Self Taught Learner, back in 2009, and has been quiet since her 2012 self-titled release, Lissy Trullie. In that time she's found tens of thousands of streams on Spotify.

Dude in an orange tshirt dancing to Marshmello (@marshmellomusic) & Anne Marie (@AnneMarieIAm) 🍭

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Marshmello is by no means an indie artist, or unknown. But this track slays, every beat.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Christopher Comstock, known professionally as Marshmello, is an American electronic dance music producer and DJ, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Marshmello busted into the scene two years ago, and with some love from Skrillex has gone straight viral, with hundreds of millions of streams and a summer stadium tour coming up.

A booty-shaking hitchhiker dancing to Oliver Tree (@olivertree) 🎀

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Something different today, almost an alt-rock party song, almost electro dance rock. Definitely unique and fun.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Oliver Tree is a vocalist, producer and sketch comedian from Santa Cruz, now in Los Angeles, California.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Oliver's been blowing up for two years, with his 2017 collab with Whethan When I'm Down going viral to 13M+ streams. 

A Super Bowl Chef dancing to Ehrling 🎷🎷🎷

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Finally, someone decided to take Kenny G and make it cool again.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Ehrling is a DJ/Producer from Stockholm, Sweden.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Ehrling's sax & flute drenched dance/trance tunes are crushing it. No Worries (featuring Timon & Pumbaa from Lion King) is worth a listen, and well past 3M streams.

Two cartoon ladies (from artist Sara Andreasson) dancing to Aeris Roves (@aerisroves) 🎩

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I love the restraint here, where most Soul/R&B would drench a song like this in accoutrements, Aeris keeps it raw.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Aeris Roves is a singer songwriter from London, England.

🔥 CRED 🔥
His iPhone-recorded demo of this track is great too, and led to producer Ben Ash (Jessie Ware, Sam Smith, Years & Years) jumping on board. Still only about 20k streams so far, so still under the radar.

A middle-aged woman in her party dress jamming to BoTalks (@botalksmusic) & Caroline Pennell (@carolinepennell) 👐

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Try to listen to this track and *not* walk around all day humming “fuck it fuck it I don’t wanna”. Just try.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
BoTalks is Alex Kinsey (an X Factor winner) & longtime creative partner & producer Johan Linbrant (from Sweden), based in Los Angeles. Caroline Pennell is a singer songwriter from Saddle River, New Jersey.

🔥 CRED 🔥
These guys dropped their first collab single, Know U Anymore, last summer to rack up 2M streams, also highly recommended.

Todrick Hall (@todrick) grooving to Fred Nicolas 💗

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Such a simple, sultry pop song with metaphors galore and lots of synthy goodness. Smooooooooth.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Fred Nicolas is a singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist in Stockhom, Sweden.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Just two tracks from Fred so far, both fantastic. Check out Help as well, which has 300k+ streams in three months.

A happy grandma in the forest dancing to KIDDO 📡 📣

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This is one hell of a debut pop track. Totally unique – the raw vocals feeding into total synth madness is f*cking magic.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
KIDDO is a artist and singer/songwriter in Stockhom, Sweden.

🔥 CRED 🔥
KIDDO’s a buzzed-about songwriter, having penned for Alan Wagner, Icona Pop, Dagny and others. This track’s at 100k+ streams, but should be ten times that.

A cosplay couple dancing to Nuela Charles (@nuelacharles) 💔

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Even though she’s been building steam for two years, this track feels like a breakout for Nuela. Got that Janelle Monae vibe going on.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Nuela Charles is a alternative soul singer/songwriter in Edmonton, Canada.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Her EP last year, The Grand Hustle, got her a lot of music critic love and she's up for a JUNO award this month.

Yet another chubby kid dancing to Mark Johns (@itsmarkjohns) 👧

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Everything she’s dropping is fire, but this track’s particularly exquisite. The beats are silky smooth behind her savage shit-talking lyrics.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Mark Johns is a (female) singer/songwriter in Los Angeles, California.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Two years ago Johns’ collabs and remixes caught Skrillex’s attention, who made her the first vocalist to sign with his OWSLA record company.

A belly dancer backstage dancing to Somewhere Else (@somewhere_else_) 💡

❤️ LOVE ❤️
The horn cuts here are perfect above sparse, scratchy snaps and snare drums. And "I never noticed I was alone until I pictured myself here with you" is a killer lyric.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Somewhere Else (duo Billy Walsh & Carlo Illangelo Montagnese) are producers from Canada.

🔥 CRED 🔥
These two are heavyweight songwriters, penning for The Weeknd, Alicia Keys & many others. Illangelo has two Grammys. Recent release Uh Huh flew past 2M streams.

Toca Boca’s Roy G Biv dancing to More Giraffes (@moregiraffesplz) 🔮

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Chill pop is usually too fluffy, too in the clouds. These two anchor this track in some no-joke beats and sharp af vocals. So addictive.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Mark Hadley and Keeley Bumford (aka More Giraffes) is a pop duo from Los Angeles, California.

🔥 CRED 🔥
This track’s on it’s way past 300k streams in the roughly two weeks it’s been live, so they’re currently getting the recognition they deserve.

Kid in a Pepsi Ad dancing to Mt. Joy (@mtjoyband) 🗿

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Rock music is timeless when done well. These guys are borrowing from alt rock, pop rock, southern rock and more, and they're doing it really well

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Matt Quinn (Vocals/Guitar) and Sam Cooper (Guitar) lead this band, originally from Philadelphia, now based from Los Angeles, California.

🔥 CRED 🔥
These guys dropped Astrovan, their first single, and then went back to their day jobs. Then it blew up, and they are now going all in on music and I think that's the right call for sure.

Donald Duck, Ariel & Pooh Bear dancing to Jacob Banks & Louis The Child (@laoisemusic) 🐻 🐠 🐥

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Gotta love some stone-cold soul vibes on a Friday, right? The piano here is so perfect too.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
Jacob Banks is a singer songwriter born in Nigeria, raised in Birmingham, England. Louis the Child is a Chicago-based DJ and production duo consisting of Robby Hauldren and Freddy Kennett.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Louis The Child is widely reknowned for their electronic dance tracks, with millions of streams and sold out tours. Jacob is the first unsigned act to ever appear on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, and has since gained millions of followers.

Cartoon green-suited dude dancing to LAOISE (@laoisemusic)💄

❤️ LOVE ❤️
Daaaaaamn. This track hit you right across the face at 1 minute in. This girl’s got swagger for days.

🤘🏼 WHO & WHERE 🤘🏼
LAOISE (real name Laoise Ní Nualláin) is a electronic pop artist from Galway, Ireland.

🔥 CRED 🔥
Her debut, You, blew up about a year ago and was apparently written with old microphone and ancient laptop, in a spare room in producer Seán Behan’s parents’ house.