- BBC Sound of 2018
- Acoustic/ Dance/ Indie/ Pop/ RnB/ Rock
Annual nomination listing and award, founded in 2002 and sponsored and promoted by the BBC, designed to give exposure to 15 pre-determined up-coming/ground-breaking artists from across the globe.
The 2018 long-list includes: Alma, Billie Eilish, IAMDDB, Jade Bird, Khalid, Lewis Capaldi, Nilüfer Yanya, Not3s, Pale Waves, Rex Orange County, Sam Fender, Sigrid, Superorganism, Tom Walker, Yaeji and Yxng Bane.
The 2017 winner was Ray BLK.
- From Tue 12th Dec 2017 Lewis Capaldi in Inverness, Aberdeen, Nottingham, Dublin, London, Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds, Warrington Buy Tickets
- From Wed 13th Dec 2017 Pale Waves in London, Dublin, Tunbridge Wells, Guildford, Cambridge, Middlesbrough, Liverpool, Oxford, Leicester, Leeds, Stoke, Birmingham, Glasgow, Sheffield, Manchester, Bristol Buy Tickets
- From Wed 14th Feb 2018 Billie Eilish in London Buy Tickets
- From Wed 14th Feb 2018 Khalid in London, Manchester, Glasgow Buy Tickets
- From Thu 15th Feb 2018 Superorganism in Birmingham, Manchester, London, Brighton, Glasgow, Leeds Buy Tickets
- From Fri 23rd Feb 2018 Sam Fender in Manchester, Nottingham, Glasgow, Cardiff, Truro, Exeter, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Warrington Buy Tickets
- From Sun 18th Mar 2018 Tom Walker in Exeter, Southampton, Nottingham, Bristol, Birmingham, Brighton, Norwich, London, Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds Buy Tickets
- From Thu 22nd Mar 2018 Yxng Bane in Birmingham, Manchester, London Buy Tickets