Best New Artist

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Ariel Rechtshaid on HAIM

We feature HAIM as seen through the eyes of producer Ariel Rechtshaid, who helped craft the band’s debut album, Days Are Gone.

01/21/2015

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Melissa Etheridge On Brandy Clark

Melissa Etheridge, well known as a singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist, weighs in on Brandy Clark’s Best New Artist GRAMMY nomination.

01/21/2015

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Charli XCX on Iggy Azalea

Best New Artist nominee, Iggy Azalea as seen through the eyes of her fellow nominee, collaborator and friend Charli XCX.

01/21/2015

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Mary J. Blige on Sam Smith

The queen of hip-hop soul opens up about Best New Artist GRAMMY nominee Sam Smith and why his music is like medicine.

01/21/2015

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Angel Haze on Bastille

After having spent a few months touring with the British foursome, Angel Haze, a Brooklyn born rapper/singer, has some strong opinions on why Bastille deserves some recognition.

01/21/2015

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REWIND: Picking The Best New Artist

How do the GRAMMYs do it? It’s hard enough to narrow it down to only five choices every year, but then they have to vote only one as THE best new artist for an entire […]

02/05/2013

Who Is This GRAMMY Best New Artist Esperanza Spalding?

There were surely plenty of jaws dropping and Biebophiles going insane last night as the GRAMMY award for Best New Artist went to the thoroughly unfamiliar [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Esperanza Spalding[/lastfm].  Spalding nabbed the award in a […]

02/14/2011

Get To Know Your Best New Artist GRAMMY Nominees

Aside from Album Of The Year, one of the most coveted GRAMMY categories is that of Best New Artist. This year 5 very different artists make up the nominees.

02/09/2011