Here are the best new artists of 2020. This list of the top new artists today features the hottest new artists right now in pop, rap, rock, country, R&B, indie, EDM, and a variety of subgenres within. Many good new artists in 2020 are among the most popular current musicians, from the best new 2020 R&B artists, like Summer Walker and Normani, to the best new rap and hip hop artists of 2020, like Roddy Ricch and Lil Tecca. Likewise for top new 2020 pop artists, such as Lauv and Conan Gray.
While many of the entries on this list of new artists to watch in 2020 are rappers, singers, or producers who perform as solo artists, the best new bands of 2020, like Inhaler and Dirty Honey, are eligible for inclusion as well.
Who do you think are the best new 2020 male artists? Which women are the best new female artists of 2020? Of all the upcoming 2020 artists, who will claim their spot among the greatest musical artists of all time?
Vote for the best new artists of 2020 below, and be sure to add any good new 2020 artists that you think we may have missed.
- Marie Ulven Ringheim (born 16 February 1999), known professionally as Girl in Red (often... more on Wikipedia34268
- Conan Lee Gray (born Gurei Konan) is an American recording artist and social media... more on Wikipedia328101
- Dominic Richard Harrison (born 5 August 1997), known professionally as Yungblud, is an English... more on Wikipedia324101
- Finneas Baird O'Connell, also known as FINNEAS, is an American singer, songwriter, record... more on Wikipedia28888
- Pink Sweats (stylized Pink Sweat$), is an American singer and songwriter from Philadelphia,... more on Wikipedia26280
- Stella Bennett (born 2000), known professionally as Benee (/ˈbɛniː/, stylised BENEE, formerly... more on Wikipedia26280
- Mikayla Simpson, better known as Koffee, is a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ,... more on Wikipedia27187
- Mikaela Straus (born December 19, 1998), known by her stage name King Princess, is an American... more on Wikipedia29298
- Joshua Karpeh (born January 30, 1993), known professionally as Cautious Clay, is an American... more on Wikipedia27288
- Orville Peck is a Canadian country musician. Peck, who released his debut album Pony in 2019,... more on Wikipedia27188
- Jamie Lou Stenzel (born 15 May 2002), known by her stage name as Au/Ra, is an Antiguan-German... more on Wikipedia25882
- Omar Velasco, known professionally as Omar Apollo, is an American singer-songwriter. He first... more on Wikipedia27190
- Sigrid Solbakk Raabe (born 5 September 1996), known professionally as Sigrid, is a Norwegian... more on Wikipedia25481
- Beatrice Kristi Laus (born June 3, 2000), also known as Bea Kristi or professionally as... more on Wikipedia27291
- Leo Reilly, known professionally as LoveLeo, is an American singer from the greater Los... more on Wikipedia26185
- Dirty Honey is an American rock band from Los Angeles, formed in 2017. It consists of singer... more on Wikipedia24880
Albums: Melodies, Unbreakable, We Are Monster High (Madison Beer version)Madison Elle Beer (born March 5, 1999) is an American singer and actress. She gained media... more on Wikipedia
- Olivia Devine (born 21 June 1997), known professionally as L Devine, is an English singer and... more on Wikipedia25885
- Inhaler is an Irish pop rock band originating from Dublin. The band consists of... more on Wikipedia24780
InhalerRock, Indie rock
- The Murder Capital is an Irish post-punk band based in Dublin.The band began performing... more on Wikipedia24780
- Celeste Epiphany Waite (born 5 May 1994), known professionally as Celeste, is an American–born... more on Wikipedia23775
- Tenille Arts (born April 19, 1994) is a Canadian country music singer from Weyburn,... more on Wikipedia23775
- Toni Watson, known professionally as Tones and I, is an Australian indie pop singer-songwriter... more on Wikipedia27597
- Gabby Barrett (born March 5, 2000) is an American country music singer. She finished third on... more on Wikipedia23877
- Awa Matilda Isakine Santesson-Sey (born July 6, 1997 in Stockholm), known professionally as... more on Wikipedia23577