The Best New Artists Of 2023

Over 100 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best New Artists Of 2023

Another year, another batch of new artists. With the prominence of TikTok, many singers in their teens and early twenties find themselves thrust into stardom very suddenly. Of course, some musicians that make waves have been grinding behind the scenes for years before getting their big break. From on-the-rise nepo baby superstars like Baby Keem to the 2022 BRIT Awards Best New Artist winner Little Simz, 2023's current industry roster only continues to grow as young artists discover their sound and develop fanbases worldwide

Which trending new musicians are you most excited to see live, and whose records are you currently listening to? Vote below for the best new artists of 2023, and be sure to also check out this year's top new albums!

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  • Baby Keem
    98 votes
    Hykeem Jamaal Carter Jr. (born October 22, 2000), known professionally as Baby Keem, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer from Las Vegas, Nevada. He initially gained major ...more
  • PinkPantheress (born 2001) is an English singer, songwriter, and record producer. In 2021, while attending university in London, she posted several songs to TikTok that went viral, including "Break ...more
  • Yeat
    59 votes
    Noah Oliver Smith (born February 26, 2000), known professionally as Yeat, is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer from Portland, Oregon. Yeat rose to popularity in 2021 after the ...more
  • The Kid LAROI
    112 votes
    Charlton Kenneth Jeffrey Howard (born August 17, 2003), known professionally as the Kid LAROI, is an Australian rapper, singer, and songwriter. Howard originally gained recognition from his ...more
  • Pooh Shiesty
    64 votes
    Lontrell Dennell Williams, Jr. (born November 8, 1999), better known by his stage name Pooh Shiesty is an American rapper from Memphis, Tennessee. He is signed to Gucci Mane's 1017 Records and ...more
  • Nardo Wick
    64 votes
    Horace Bernard Walls III (born December 30, 2001), better known by his stage name Nardo Wick, is an American rapper from Jacksonville, Florida. He is signed to Flawless Entertainment and RCA Records. ...more