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Johannesburg, South AfricaInvest in Emmy Gee’s Currency Exchange Rap
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Invest in Emmy Gee's Currency Exchange Rap

April 22, 2014
Name: Emmy Gee Where He's From: Born in Nigeria, but based in Johannesburg Genre: Hip-hop For Fans of: Ice Prince, E.L, Wizkid, Wande Coal Sounds Like: "All I care about is money and the city...
San Juan, Puerto RicoFüete Billëte: Fresh Baked Hip-Hop
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Füete Billëte: Fresh Baked Hip-Hop

April 21, 2014
Name: Füete Billëte Where They’re From: San Juan, Puerto Rico When They Started: 2013 Genre: Perreo-friendly Hip-Hop For Fans Of: Los Rakas, A$AP Rocky, Calle 13, hotboxing Sounds Like: Pussy, Money, Weed It would be an understatement...
New York City, United StatesHousehold Kicks Out the Sour Post-Punk Jams
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Household Kicks Out the Sour Post-Punk Jams

April 18, 2014
Name: Household Where They're From: NYC Genre: minimalist punk For Fans Of: Slant 6, Grass Widow Sounds Like: Bratmobile’s little sisters DIY punkers Household avoided the sophomore slump...
Copenhagen, DenmarkBroken Twin: Folk Made of Wide Open Spaces
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Broken Twin: Folk Made of Wide Open Spaces

April 17, 2014
Name: Majke Voss Romme Where She’s From: Copenhagen, Denmark When She Started: 2012 Genre: Alt-folk For Fans Of: The stripped-down songs of Bat for Lashes, Mechanical Bride, and other Kate...
Vigo , SpainFall for BFlecha’s Retro-Future Romance
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Fall for BFlecha's Retro-Future Romance

April 16, 2014
Name: BFlecha Where She’s From: Vigo, Spain When She Started: 2010 Genre: Defying (a lot of synthpop though) For Fans Of: Javiera Mena, El Guincho, Fakuta Sounds Like: Space-age Romanticism There’s something to say about BFlechas’s...
San Juan, Puerto RicoLet Fantasmes Manipulate Your Ears
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Let Fantasmes Manipulate Your Ears

April 15, 2014
Name: Fantasmes Where they’re from: San Juan, Puerto Rico When they started: 2007 Genre: Psychedelic desert rock For Fans Of: Nick Cave, Mark Lanegan, The Velvet Underground Sounds like: A walk through the California desert with a bottle...
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Stockholm, SwedenElliphant — “Revolusion”
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Elliphant -- "Revolusion"

Wildly guttural bass propels Elliphant’s “Revolusion.” Intense patterns and textures saturate each frame of the video and gives the dubstep-influenced song that much more bounce to the ounce.
London, United KingdomKaty B — “Still”
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Katy B -- "Still"

Katy B’s hair is a fiery reminder of lost love in the video for “Still.” As she stands surrounded by icy reminders of her loneliness, the UK singer belts out a timeless ballad.
London, United KingdomFoxes — “Holding Onto Heaven”
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Foxes -- "Holding Onto Heaven"

Can heaven really compare to the love that’s found on earth? In “Holding Onto Heaven,” Foxes finds herself in a topsy-turvy sock hop where she’s determined not to let go of her dreams.
Los Angeles, United StatesMr Little Jeans — “Good Mistake”
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Mr Little Jeans -- "Good Mistake"

There’s nothing erroneous about Mr. Little Jeans’ “Good Mistake.” The Norwegian electropop singer is a haunting figment of a trucker’s imagination in the video, but that might just be an excuse for her to show off some of her slithery dance moves.
London, United KingdomLabyrinth Ear — “Urchin”
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Labyrinth Ear -- "Urchin"

UK group Labyrinth ear describes themselves as “fantasia pop.” “Urchin” is a whimsical look at lost youth. Soft vocals and unsettling synths accompany a wind-blown series of scenes that are more about emotions than plot continuity.
Helsinki, FinlandBiniyam — “1ne”
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Biniyam -- "1ne"

There’s just no one like Biniyam. Not just the fact that he’s a German-Ethiopian rapper based in Finland. I mean, there’s that. But in the video for “1ne” he’s casually flaunting samurai swords, dance-fighting with African shields, and spitting rhymes...
Rotterdam, NetherlandsSevdaliza — “Clear Air”
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Sevdaliza -- "Clear Air"

Straight out of Holland, Sevdaliza gets tribal in the video for “Clear Air.” The captivating synth stabs, melodic coos, and rump-shaking percussion of the track gives this colorful clash of clans an air of grandeur.