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BBC predicts: Anderson .Paak and 14 others are the acts of 2017

The BBC has the shadow of its annual ‘Sound of’-election is published, with the acts that, according to the broadcasting will be in 2017. Anderson .Paak and Rag’n’Bone Man are the most famous names.

Anderson .Paak © REUTERS

Each year, try the British public broadcaster to draw up a list of fifteen musical acts in the year after that will break. The roll of honour of ‘The Sound of…’ reads like a who’s who of the music business: Keane, Mika, Adele, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J, Haim, Sam Smith and Years & Years were ever voted best up and coming act. Last year was Jack Garratt , the ‘Sound of 2016’.

In the fifteen acts of this year dominating the hip-hop with acts like AJ Tracey, Dave, Nadia Rose and Stefflon Don. The rock energy comes from Cabbage and The Amazons. Furthermore, the BBC also much merit in Declan McKenna, Jorja Smith, Maggie Rogers, Ray BLK, Raye, The Japanese House, Tom Grennan, Rag’n’Bone Man and Anderson .Paak. That second-to-last scores currently a big hit in our home with Human while .Paak last summer, Pukkelpop platspeelde.

Also read: Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals at Pukkelpop: ‘White people, make some noise!’

The longlist is now boiled down to a shortlist of five names. On January 6, we know who the BBC’s ‘Sound of 2017’. (JVL)

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