Monday, December 21, 2015
Channel 4 Announces Future Sounds - 10 Vital Acts For 2016
Channel 4 have announced their new series Future Sounds List – 10 Vital Acts For 2016. Its inaugural list of acts that will be big for the coming year include Alessia Cara, Aurora, Barns Courtney, Blossoms, Bonkaz, Izzy Bizu, Loyle Carner, Pretty Vicious, SG Lewis, Tala.
Scheduled to start on January 7 2016, the five-week run will feature live performances from Abbey Road by the acts on the list and hosted by Mistajam. The first episode will feature Alessia Cara and Pretty Vicious. There will also be a round up of the Indie genre and what’s next in 2016 with Carl Barat and The Wholls.
19-year-old Canai R&B singer
19-year-old Norwegian singer/songwriter catapulted to fame with this year's John Lewis Christmas ad cover.
Soulful London singer/songwriter
Stockport psych five-piece
Croydon-born grime rap performer
21-year-old R&B, Brit Critics' Choice award nominated singer
South London hip hop grime artist
Welsh four-piece rockers
Liverpool electronic wünderkind producer
London-based electronic producer/singer/songwriter