January has come to an end and if your resolution is to discover new artists or listen to different music genres in 2019 then you have come to the right place to get your music fix.
1. Adia Victoria
The Nashville-based blues artist released her single in January 2019 titled Different Kind Of Love and fresh from her 2016 debut album Beoynd The Bloodhounds. Victoria’s genre blends Gothic blues and a hint of country and rock to add an ethereal atmosphere of storytelling.
The Hamilton-based band rocked 2018 with singles People’s Champ and Relentless off of their latest album Rally Cry. They even hosted their hometown concert Rally Cry in 2018 to promote their new album The Rally Cry Tour. Best of all, the Arkells have been nominated for this year’s Juno Awards held in London, Ontario. The group is performing in Toronto at Scotiabank Arena on Saturday, February 16. The concert will kick off at 7:30 p.m.
3. Black Thought
Black Thought is the frontman of The Roots, one of the legendary hip-hop groups in the ‘90s and the house band for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Black Thought released his debut EP titled Streams Of Thought Vol. 1 and a full length album Streams Of Thought Vol.2. Black Thought is known for delivering sick verses and bars that will make you appreciate the golden age of hip-hop.
Tom Misch is a London-based producer and artist whose work was first noticed on Soundcloud in 2014. Misch produces beat, sings, co-writes songs, and pays homage to J Dilla. Misch released his debut album Geography in 2018 which includes Water Baby and It Runs Through Me.
6. Charlotte Cardin