Breakout

NLE Choppa: Memphis rap hero with the golden touch

Following a spiritual breakthrough, the Memphis rapper showcases the knowledge – and vocal dexterity – to be the next global teenage breakout

renforshort: raw pop-rock anthems dripping with teenage angst

Lauren Isenberg is penning a soundtrack to the teenage experience with her bubble-gum grunge bops and Scott Pilgrim-indebted visuals

Baby Queen: sharp, satirical and infectious bangers from one of pop’s most essential new voices

South Africa-born, London-based musician Bella Latham on the importance of honesty in her songwriting, hiding from Matty Healy and writing songs about 'Killing Eve' star Jodie Comer.

Tate McRae: all-singing, all-dancing alt-pop superstar

The teenage prodigy has shared a stage with Justin Bieber and worked with Billie Eilish, it is little wonder chart success is now in sight.

Bree Runway: Hackney hero mastering the art of the quarantine music video

The genre-bending star had big plans for the year scuppered – but with some ingenuity and a fierce DIY spirit, she's used lockdown to push her creativity into bold new places

The Kid LAROI: Aussie rap’s teenage superstar closes in on global success

Embracing heartbreak and leaning on his friends – including Lil Tecca and Juice WRLD – has set the 16-year-old up for massive things

MICHELLE: New York indie-pop collective emerges from the city’s thriving teen music scene

The sextet create soundtracks for the summer ahead with their jazzy melodies and R&B-influenced vocals

Biig Piig: Unfiltered, empowering anthems from Irish star’s genre-busting new era

The once-shy Irish artist is switching things up with her experimental reinvention and is unafraid to speak her mind

Beaux: pop prodigy signed to Dirty Hit off the back of a chance DM

His new material boasts Lorde-sized hooks and glittering production somewhere between Billie Eilish and label-mate No Rome

Gracie Abrams: LA singer-songwriter baring her soul to the internet

Meet the Hollywood director’s daughter who is providing catharsis to fans all over the globe — despite never having played an IRL gig
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