The first quarter of the new year is a time to another fresh start. From wardrobe to music, it’s out with the old, in with the new. Of course there’s room on iPods and car stereos for veterans to mingle with newbies, but there’s a certain thrill when a good ear catches the sound of an undeniable new talent. Hip-hop, high life and R&B has birthed some mesmerizing artists in the past, and this year will continue the tradition, adding a slew of groundbreaking entertainers.
PHCityMusic.com has an eye on 10 buzz-worthy crooners and rhymers, who earned a spot on our debut list of Artists to Watch in this year. With any luck, 2016 will prove to be a make-or-break year for many of these artists, as they hustle beyond the cusp of greatness and into popular acclaim. Delve into the next wave of trendsetters.