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Taleban Dooda [pronunciation Tal-E-Ban Doo-Da] is a rapper from East Tampa, Florida. At just 19-years-old, he has already transformed into a hometown hero with over 26.5 million YouTube views and 20 million streams and counting.
Ashton Nicole Casey, known professionally as Ashnikko, is an American singer and rapper. She rose to prominence with her 2019 single “Stupid” with Yung Baby Tate, which gained viral popularity on the video-sharing platform TikTok and is certified gold in the United States and Canada.
The Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter, and producer makes genre-blurring songs built around light, textured R&B production, and relatable, repeatable hooks. ASTN has continued to demonstrate his growth as a boundary-pushing producer with his “what if this song was rnb?” remixes on social media, and his November 2021 take on Billie Eilish’s “Happier Than Ever” especially resonated—exploding to 56.6 million views in two months.
Fueled by self-love and manifested dreams, Baby Tate is forever evolving. The Atlanta-based 25-year-old artist provides her fans with summery pop, amorous R&B, and hard-hitting hip-hop anthems.
Bktherula broke out of Atlanta on her own terms with a perfect combination of magnetic melodies and airtight bars.
LIL ZAY OSAMA
Lil Zay Osama is one of Chicago’s most captivating young voices, the 23-year-old pens heart-wrenching street narratives riddled with eulogies for tragically lost family and friends.
With his darkly sparkling vocals, evocative storytelling, and contagious rhythms, Omah Lay is quickly becoming one of Nigeria’s most talked-about musical innovators.
Admitting your R&B favorites is to generally risk ridicule but RINI is one such talent. A singer-instrumentalist with such undeniable talent, that fans are quickly captivated upon discovering of the young Australian.