We know, we know: There's no such thing as too much Mary J. Blige, but isn't it time that you update your iPhone playlists?
In celebration of our 7th annual Black Women in Music event, we've curated the ultimate list of musical up-and-comers. Even better? We based them off of your favorite singers to ease the transition (you're welcome). Happy listening!
If you love Janet Jackson, check out… Kelela
If you love Ciara, check out… Tinashe
If you love Marsha Ambrosius, check out… Seinabo Sey
If you love Toni Braxton, check out… The Suffers ft. Kam Franklin
If you love Aaliyah, check out… Alexandria
If you love Nicki Minaj, check out… Lyrica