Raury comes fourth in BBC Sound of 2015 poll

The teenage vocalist follows George The Poet in the annual list

Atlanta based artist Raury has been placed fourth in the BBC Sound of 2015 list.

The annual poll, which looks at up and coming artists for the year ahead, is judged by 139 DJs, critics and industry experts, and concludes with a countdown to the Number One spot this week.

18-year-old Raury mixes together soul, R’n’B and hip-hop. He will release his new single ‘God’s Whisper’ on March 16 via Columbia, which comes after last year’s ‘Indigo Child’ EP. Click below to watch the ‘God’s Whisper’ video. He debut album will come out later this year.

He follows George The Poet – pictured – who was placed fifth in the poll yesterday. A longlist of 15 acts for the BBC Sound of 2015 poll was revealed last month, including James Bay, Wolf Alice, and Slaves. DJ Huw Stephens will reveal the rest of the Top 5 in his Radio 1 breakfast show this week.