Also featured on the list is 2021 XXL Freshman List member and Quality Control labelmate Lakeyah. Her song “314-414” featuring Tee Grizzley and DJ Drama is on TIDAL’s playlist.
“I’m so excited to have TIDAL’s support as an up-and-coming artist in 2022,” Lakeyah told rolling out. “Good to know people are recognizing the grind and are tuned in to the pressure I’ll be applying this year!”
Shady Records’ signee and Decatur, Georgia native Grip also made the hip-hop list with his song “IDFT!?”
The R&B watch list is full of heavy-hitters, featuring veterans like India Shawn, Elhae, Blxst, Jenevieve and ABRA. The playlist, published in December, accurately placed Muni Long’s “Hrs and Hrs” single, which has dominated social media this month. Aiyanna-Lee’s “Gangster of Love” is also featured on the playlist, a song currently on Billboard’s R&B chart. PinkPantheress, an English singer whose 2021 project To Hell With It ranked No. 12 on Rolling Stone‘s Top 50 albums of 2021 list, has a featured song with “Just for Me.”
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