Katy B - "5 AM"
"In the grand narrative of post-millenial British pop, Katy B is a crucial plot point."
Broods - "Bridges"
Brother/sister duo from New Zealand, they share a producer with Lorde and have opened for Haim, Ellie Goulding, and Sam Smith. Four years ago they won a talent contest at a local mall. Dream big, kids.
Ryn Weaver - "OctaHate"
How Four of Music's Biggest Players Created a Pop Star Out of Thin Air
Indiana - "Solo Dancing"
As both a top-five scorer on The Singles Jukebox and a potential bookend companion for "Dancing On My Own," I had higher hopes for this one.
Lykke Li - "Love Me Like I'm Not Made of Stone"
I knew Swedes could be sad, but I thought it had to be the kind of Robyn sad where you could still dance to it.