BBC Sound Of 2015 Longlist

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  • · Posted 40 months Ago
  •  BY Joe Reeve

BBC Music’s annual Sound of longlist has been unveiled for 2015. It features fifteen new acts tipped for big things chosen by 140 music writers, radio presenters and industry experts. Of the fifteen, eleven are solo artists, including a few HUH. favourites in Shura, Shamir and Raury. Stormzy and Novelist, two London grime MCs also feature, alongside the Chvrches backed SOAK and Kwabs, who was tipped by most people for success in 2014.

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All previous winners of the prize have gone on to be incredibly successful. They include Adele, HAIM and last year’s winner, Sam Smith.

Take a look at the the full list below. The winner will be announced early next year by BBC Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens.

BBC Sound Of 2015 Longlist

George The Poet
James Bay
Kwabs
Lapsley
Novelist
Rae Morris
Raury
Shamir
Shura
Slaves
SOAK
Stormzy
Sunset Sons
Wolf Alice
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