To Listen now: Dua Lipa new track “be the one” produced and directed by Nicole Nodland. Director of Photography and Editor: Jackson Ducasse. Born in London to Kosovar-Albanian parents, she was raised on David Bowie and Bob Dylan – but the first album she bought was by Canadian/Portuguese pop star Nelly Furtado. Her first original songs were uploaded to SoundCloud in 2012, drawing the attention of Lana Del Rey’s managers, who signed her up and set her to work with Emile Haynie. Dua Lipa is listed on “BBC music sound of 2016”. More news about the young artist via the official Facebook page here.
The 15 acts chosen for this year “BBC sound of 2016” by a panel of expert from the music industry are : Alessia Cara, Billie Marten, Blossoms, Dua Lipa, Frances, Izzy Bizu, Jack Garratt, J Hus, Loyle Carner, Mabel, Mura Masa, Nao, Rat Boy, Section Boyz, Wstrn. Watch the sound of 2016 !