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BBC Sound of 2016 Nominees: Alessia Cara, Nao, and More

Prior recipients include 50 Cent, Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith, and more

The BBC’s just announced the long list for their “Sound of 2016″ industry poll, a curated collection of artists poised to make some waves in the next year, and it includes pop-minded teen Alessia Cara, R&B high-pitched Disclosure collaborator Nao, and London based producer Jack Garratt. Previous winners of the “Sound of…” prize include Sam Smith, Years & Years, HAIM, and Ellie Goulding. Check out the full 2016 list here.