After initiating our largest-ever artist showcase award programme last Spring, IMPALA’S “100 Artists to Watch” in partnership with YouTube returns in 2023 with a bright selection of emerging talent from across the European independent music sector. “100 Artists to Watch” puts the spotlight on key independent artists across Europe. A new set of participating artist will be announced each Spring. Members are free to propose artists based on various factors such as diversity and innovation, as well as commercial success.
IMPALA’s 2023 Spring list includes artists from 30 different countries and features more than 35 music genres, from R&B to Drill, Folk to Electronic, Pop to Post-Punk. There are countless artists to listen to and copious amounts of independent record labels to discover; with a total 100 European independent artists to look out for this year.
Hit play to embark on an amazing musical journey here and discover the complete list of artists below.
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Discover all the 100 Artists to Watch on the following YouTube playlist, or check out our genre playlists instead:
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