Although many of these artists already had buzz before they hit the U. If you were into the underground scene, you probably heard it at some point. Currently the music video has 49 million views on YouTube. For one thing, changes to the way music travels. And of course, t hanks to the internet and spaces like YouTube the movement can be seen on a global scale.
But artists of Asian descent who perform R&B or indie rock are still far and few between. While there still aren't too many Asian musicians taking. When you think of trap, house, hip-hop and R&B music, your first thought might not be Asia. But in the last two years or so, artists such as Rich.
There's still plenty of work to be done when it comes to representation of Asian musicians in the industry. While the genre of K-Pop has become mega popular as of late with groups such as BTS continuing to make headlines. While there still aren't too many Asian musicians taking over the radio a number of singers, bands, and more are out there making a name for themselves. And we've compiled a handy-dandy list of them.
The resulting international fanbase often feeds into the one back home. In , Zion. While was one of the most noteworthy years for the genre so far, this year promises to be even better. Here are five artists set to dominate the next 12 months. A reclusive artist with powerhouse vocals and an affinity for sunglasses, everything about Zion. If you want to start somewhere, his latest EP, OO , is the way to go.