Ellie Goulding, Octavian, Mahalia, Dermot Kennedy, Grace Carter & Sea Girls for BBC Music's Sound of 2019 Live
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Ellie Goulding, Octavian, Mahalia, Dermot Kennedy, Grace Carter and Sea Girls form the line-up for BBC Music's Sound of 2019 Live.
BBC Music Sound Of 2019 Live will return to Maida Vale studios on Thursday 31st January. BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac was joined by BBC Music Sound Of 2019 winner Octavian on her show (7-9pm) to announce the full line-up which looks like:
Octavian (BBC Music Sound Of 2019 Winner)
BBC Music Sound Of Live is an intimate gig featuring live performances from artists on the Sound Of 2019 longlist who the BBC and a panel of influential industry experts have tipped for success in the coming year, as well as BBC Music Sound of 2010 winner Ellie Goulding.
The event will be broadcast on BBC Radio 1 (7-9pm) and hosted by Annie Mac.
Winner of BBC Music’s Sound Of 2019 is 23 year old South London rapper Octavian who has gained recognition from industry leaders and tastemakers including Drake through his blending of styles from house, rap and drill to R&B, dancehall, grime and UK hip-hop. He received his first radio play in 2017 on Benji B’s show and has since been championed on Radio 1 and 1Xtra from the likes of Annie Mac, Phil Taggart and DJ Target.
Ticket registration opens at 7.45pm Monday 14th January 2019 and closes at 7.45pm on Monday 21st January 2019.
Source BBC Radio 1
January 16, 2019 4:30am ET by BBC Radio 1