The NME 100: Essential new music for 2018

After weeks of arguments in NME Towers – we’ve decided that these are, without doubt, the 100 new artists rock-solid guaranteed to make 2018 a magnificent year for your ears.

To help you out, we’ve made it easy to navigate the pages to the genre of your choosing, as well as sticking a complete playlist below with every single act in the list. However, if your tastes, like ours, are pretty eclectic, we recommend you clicking through page by page and checking out every one of them. 

Time to get stuck in…

The NME 100 2018 – The Full Playlist

A playlist featuring YONAKA, Rex Orange County, Shady Nasty, and others

Rock

R&B

Hip-Hop

Pop

Indie

Dance

Grime

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