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Soundcloud reveals 2017 year-end data (most streamed album, tracks & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The top streamed album (and top streamed rap track) goes to Lil Uzi Vert.

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Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017

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Kendrick Lamar appears on the list four times, including at #2 for “DNA.”… can you guess who beats him for #1?

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BBC’s Sound of 2018 longlist

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BBC has revealed the longlist for the Sound of 2018, a list of “the most exciting rising stars” as picked by several “music experts” and former nominees.

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Nilüfer Yanya makes US debut at Mercury Lounge (pics, video, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

London’s Nilüfer Yanya has deservedly gained some buzz for her early EPs and new single “Baby Luv,” her first release for ATO Records. She’s currently in the US playing her first-ever shows here…

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SXSW announces second round of 2018 artists

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Among the just-announced acts are Andrew WK, Basement, Boy Harsher, The Dwarves, Moon King, Mothers, Palm, Porches, Pure Bathing Culture, Shame, and Tancred. SXSW Music Festival happens March 12 – 18 in Austin, TX.

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London’s Nilufer Yanya on ATO, playing first-ever US shows (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Nilüfer Yanya makes jazzy pop with slice-of-life lyrics (and an accent) that tip to her London hometown. Comparisons to King Krule could be made, but this is sunnier music that you could imagine being used in the Big Little Lies soundtrack, and it also recalls ’80s back-to-jazz acts like Everything But the Girl (or with a little more polish, Sade).

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