Last year, the likes of Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat, Rico Nasty and City Girls dominated U.S. airwaves as women took over hip-hop.

And let’s not forget the femme energy surging through R&B from artists such as Lizzo, H.E.R. and Summer Walker.

But right now we’re talking about a global movement in music that’s brimming with excitement—and these ladies will undoubtedly push hip-hop forward in 2020.

In need of some extra spice in your ear? Add these global artists to your rotation.

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