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Smoothboi Ezra: the Irish bedroom producer making ‘songs for horny teenagers in love’ 

Irish rising star Smoothboi Ezra talks small-town life, new single 'My Own Person' and the randy playlists their songs end up in

K-Trap: “People are finally starting to realise that I’m more than just drill”

By taking off his bally last year, the Londoner wanted to use his new platform to showcase an all-encompassing story of his life so far

Watch Beabadoobee perform ‘Care’ on ‘Kimmel’ from London’s Shacklewell Arms

A special performance of the ‘Fake It Flowers’ track

Radar Roundup – November 20, 2020: The killer new music you need to hear this week

NME's Radar Roundup is your weekly reminder of the rising artists you can't afford to ignore right now

PVA – ‘Toner’ EP review: no-nonsense beats and imperious ambition from the dancefloors of south London

Despite a derailed year, PVA push forward with a debut EP custom-built for sweaty raves in some of the capital's darkest rooms

Arlo Parks and Holly Humberstone lead The Great Escape 2021 line-up

The new music-focused festival is aiming to return in May

Listen to Biig Piig’s funky new track ‘Feels Right’

It's her third official single of 2020

Fousheé: “Black women have been the workhorses of the music industry since time began”

Her vocals on viral TikTok hit 'Deep End' went uncredited until recently, but with a new focus the LA singer is finally collecting what she's owed