When it comes to rising stars out of Africa, you can’t have a conversation without mentioning Joeboy. Hailing from Lagos, Nigeria, the afropop and R&B recording artist is here to spread good vibes and positive energy through all facets of his artistry. With songs like “Baby” and “Nobody” featuring Mr. Eazi, Joeboy continues to feed his growing fanbase with hit after hit.
Kranium is here to spread his Jamaican roots to the rest of the world. Hailing from Montego Bay and growing up in Jamaica, Queens, New York, the reggae and dancehall recording artist has established his place in the music industry, creating timeless hits for audiences all around the world.
DJ Chose has one of the most standout producer tags in the rap game. Once you hear that female voice asking “Ain’t That DJChose over there?!”, you already know the song is a smash. Getting his start rapping in high school before transitioning to production, real name Norman Payne is the definition of someone who’s grinded and worked their way into the big leagues — living proof that success does not happen overnight.
YFN Lucciis one of the OGs in the rap game, paving the way for the Atlanta trap sound to thrive for generations on end. With his undeniable singing and rapping ability, the Think It’s A Game Records rapper is proud to be a voice for the streets, creating h
Bobby Fishscaleis about to be a huge problem in the rap game, if he isn’t already. Embodying the true definition of a trapper turned rapper, the Quincy, Florida recording artist has completely changed his life for the better, turning his pain into street anthems for the people. Currently signed to Jay Z’s Roc nation label, Bobby continues to feed his fans with only the hardest trap bangers.
Juicy J is a legend in the rap game, no matter which way you look at it. From the nostalgic Three 6 Mafia days to his endless catalog of hits to now more recently producing Megan Thee Stallion’s “Hot Girl Summer,” the Memphis native has not let up in the slightest. In fact, he’s even the most sampled producer in 2020.
Simoneis one of the funniest, most talented human beings of our generation. Boasting 5.1 million followers on Instagram, the Dallas, Texas native has done and been through it all. Creating a name for herself with her high-pitched, “baby girl!” catchphrase, B is a role model to aspiring females all around the world that they too can follow their dreams and make whatever it is they wish to come true happen.
Miles Brownis only 15 years old and already accomplishing what most people strive to their entire lives. You may have seen him for the past 7 years on Black-ish, but he’s actually so much more than just an actor. Getting his start dancing hip-hop choreography before landing his breakout role on television, Miles now celebrates the release of his debut album.
If you’re not familiar with 112, you’re missing out on a whole lot of R&B. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, the iconic 4-man band has established their name as one of the most legendary R&B groups to ever do it. Thanks to the help of Diddy who signed them to his Bad Boy Records imprint, the guys went on to create timeless smashes from “Only You” with Mase and Biggie to “Peaches & Cream,” and everything in between.
Cyn Santana has one of the best personalities, and her music is equally as fire. Boasting 3.8 million followers on Instagram alone, the Love & Hip Hop star holds nothing back when it comes to speaking her mind. Beyond her presence online, it’s her music that ultimately drives her passion on the daily.
Chanel West Coast is one of the most entertaining individuals in the space, and her laugh is inescapable. Boasting 3.5 million followers on Instagram alone, the Los Angeles native made a name for herself starring on Rob Dyrdek's Ridiculousness show on MTV — but her first true love is music.
Nya Lee doesn’t go by OG Nya Lee for nothing, she’s one of the dopest MCs in the rap game period. Coming up in New York City dancing, Nya is the definition of a hustler, currently owning multiple businesses and doing her one true love: music. Regardless of her endeavors or what life brings her, she knows down to the core she’s one of the nicest female spitters out.