The new year has truly arrived with some new tunes. Judging by the tracks some of Soul music’s finest rising stars are dropping ahead of their album releases, 2018 has a raft of great music in store!
January’s releases nicely preview our upcoming list of the singers to watch in 2018. Canada’s finest, Charlotte Day Wilson has returned with an instant contender for R&B song of the year. Sound of 2017 runners up, RAYE and Jorja Smith, are back with instant earworms. And Londoner, Malika’s I Live delivers on the essence of 90’s uptempo R&B. Be sure to watch out for our list of the artists to set up alerts for in 2018.
We’ve also got leg-shakers from brand spanking newcomers, CoCo Mageeda and Lolo Zouai. Get into all the musical goodness below.