These are our top picks of the hottest Australian acts for 2019 โ€“ keep your eyes and ears locked here!

 

BREAK OUT : The best, buzzworthy up and comers you need to meet

| A SWAYZE & THE GHOSTS | BUGS | ERTHLINGS | GENESIS OWUSU | LUBOKU |

 

BREAK THROUGH : The future headliners you should get on your radar

| EVES KARYDAS | KAIIT | KIAN | KWAME | RUBY FIELDS |

 

A SWAYZE & THE GHOSTS

Hobart’s raucous punk-garage outfit, capturing the urgency and energy of their live show but with an ’80s-tinge.

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BUGS

Brisbane’s happiest punks, wrapping honest, everyday tales of Australiana suburbia into infectiously catchy jams.

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ERTHLINGS

Not even out of high school, this Sydney indie-pop four-piece are an absolute force.

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EVES KARYDAS

Brisbane indie-pop artist blending daring hooks, soaring melodies, and punchy production.

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GENESIS OWUSU

Ghana-born, Canberra-based rapper, packing infectious grooves with poetic, honest songwriting.

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KAIIT

Melbourne future-soul and RnB queen with vocals as smooth as honey and flow beyond her years.

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KIAN

Victorian soul-pop wunderkind whose rapid rise from feature artist to future superstar has been immense.

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KWAME

Western-Sydney rapper with his unique brand of genre-bending hip hop.

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LUBOKU

Melbourne electronic producer-songwriter carving out his own brand of left-field techno.

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RUBY FIELDS

Sydney indie-punk rocker with a sound that’s instantly catchy, relatable and riff-heavy.

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