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10 Independent Artists You Should Know: September 2022




This is part of a series highlighting 10 independent artists each month. Artists are presented in alphabetical order. To be considered for future entries, you can submit your music via the email address provided below.

 

Armani Jordan

Rapper from PG County


One Song Introduction: "Sneak's Couch Freestyle"


One Sentence Pitch: Armani Jordan is one of the most exciting voices in the DMV's underground scene, balancing vulnerable stories with memorable wordplay.


Links: Twitter, Instagram

 

Ben Beal

Rapper from New York


One Song Introduction: "Boysenberry"


One Sentence Pitch: Ben Beal makes hilarious online content, but don't let that distract you from his sharp-witted raps over a wide variety of great lo-fi production.

Links: Twitter , Instagram

 

Egg Lemonade

Singer-songwriter


One Song Introduction: "safe in my body"


One Sentence Pitch: Egg Lemonade makes ethereal indie-folk music focused on love of the self and others.


Links: Twitter, Instagram

 

D2x

Rapper from Chicago


One Song Introduction: "Adult Swim" ft. Ro Marsalis


One Sentence Pitch: D2x is an up-and-coming artist, but his music is carefully polished with every detail figured out; his debut album The Color Blue speaks for itself and leaves listeners in anticipation of the journey from here.


Links: Twitter, Instagram

 

Foggieraw

Rapper from PG County


One Song Introduction: “Drake" ft. Kelow LaTesha


One Sentence Pitch: No one in the world raps quite like Foggieraw, with his witty charisma and unorthodox flows balancing perfectly to make songs that sound years ahead.


Links: Twitter, Instagram

 

IsaiahG

Rapper from Chicago


One Song Introduction: “F.W.M."


One Sentence Pitch: IsaiahG's nimble flows and impeccable lyricism makes him stand out in a Chicago scene full to the brim with talent, including his own Outer(NET) collective.


Links: Twitter,