artist

August 13, 2022

Angèle

    Angèle (born Angèle Joséphine Aimée Van Laeken) is a Belgian dance-pop singer, who also runs the label Angèle VL Records. “La Loi de Murphy,” Angèle’s 2017 debut single, was an immediate hit, going Platinum in both Belgium and France. Her ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Doja Cat

    On the heels of that success, Doja Cat issued her full-length debut album, Amala, which found her expanding upon her dreamy, meme-friendly sound with more hip-hop-, pop-, and R&B-infused tracks, including “Candy” and “Roll with Us.” In 2019, she issued ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

DJ Spinall

    Honoring his heritage, he became known for wearing brightly patterned caps and soon coined both his headwear and creative aesthetic “TheCAP,” a name he also used for the label/management firm he founded in 2014. Riding the momentum from his Burna ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Stromae

    Rwandan-Belgian rapper, singer, and songwriter Stromae broke out in 2009 with a singular mixture of hip-hop, French pop, EDM, and Congolese rumba that amplified the struggle of young Europeans of color. Ultimately, Racine Carrée went platinum eight times in Belgium ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Gims

French rapper and producer Maître Gims (real name Gandhi Djuna) is a hit-making solo artist, the founder of French Universal Music subsidiary Monstre Marin Corporation, and a former member of the groups 3e Prototype and Sexion d’Assaut . Born in ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

NSG

  The most striking thing about NSG is the six-piece’s fluid nature—their collective ability to bounce bars between one another, and to shape-shift. “We’re all leaders in our own right,” Papii Abz told Apple Music. That the UK rappers’ acronym ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Young T & Bugsey

    “Blasting into the U.K. charts on the back of the summer anthem “Strike a Pose,” Nottingham rap duo Young T & Bugsey built their brand on infectious fusions of hip-hop, Afro-bashment, and trap. The single hit the U.K. Top ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Runtown

Douglas Jack Agu, better known as Runtown, is a Nigerian Afrobeats artist who began releasing music in 2007 and gained global fame in the mid-2010s.After spending years under the radar, Runtown released his career-making single, 2014’s “Gallardo (feat. Davido),” ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Nihno

A French rapper with a resonant delivery, Ninho developed his candid approach to lyrics in the southeast suburbs of Paris, where Atlanta trap was a major influence. He hit the Top 20 in France with the 2016 mixtape M.I.L.S ... Read More »

August 13, 2022

August 13, 2022

Niska

Based in Évry, Essonne, French rapper Niska rose to national success in 2015 with the release of his debut album, Charo Life, but broke through to stardom with his 2017 smash hit “Réseaux.” A slick combination of Auto-Tuned vocal hooks, ... Read More »

August 13, 2022