“Things are never easy when you look like you’re trying to accomplish the impossible.”
“I’m not trying to cater to sounds and trends.”
Let’s get familiar with the Leaders of the New Cool artists, shall we?
“You can’t really learn innovation. It just has to be in you, and you have to dig inwards to find it.”
For February 2019, here are five more emerging R&B acts that require your attention.
“That’s the easiest thing: write about it.”
DJBooth brings you five must-hear, emerging R&B artists.
“What I’m doing actually has purpose. What I’m doing is actually changing somebody’s life.”
The 26-year-old rapper/singer/producer has found value in constantly changing shapes.
“I definitely feel like I have the city on my back.”
“That was a sign, I felt like, from God where it’s like, ‘You’re gon’ be alright. Just stay focused.’”
When DaniLeigh was 18, she worked with Prince. Now 23, she wants to be known for her music, first and foremost.
From cult living to giving Frank Ocean a run for his money.
"It’s so much easier being truthful. Everything is better when you’re honest."
Cautious Clay talks indie success, working with John Mayer, and performing an NPR Tiny Desk concert.
“I have to be certain with this because this is the only thing in my life that I can control.”