- 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 winner was Norwegian singer-songwriter Sigrid, with the long-list including: Alma, Billie Eilish, IAMDDB, Jade Bird, Khalid, Lewis Capaldi, Nilüfer Yanya, Not3s, Pale Waves, Rex Orange County, Sam Fender, Superorganism, Tom Walker, Yaeji and Yxng Bane.
- From Fri 27th Jul 2018 Pale Waves in Hertfordshire, Penrith, Reading, Leeds, Glasgow, Newcastle, Sheffield, Liverpool, Birmingham, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Southampton, Bristol, Belfast, Cork, Limerick, Dublin Buy Tickets
- From Fri 27th Jul 2018 Sam Fender in Hertfordshire, London Buy Tickets
- On Sat 28th Jul 2018 Not3s in Birmingham Buy Tickets
- From Sat 28th Jul 2018 Tom Walker in Hertfordshire, Chelmsford, Glasgow, Dublin, Leeds, Manchester, London, Birmingham, Exeter, Cardiff, Portsmouth, Sheffield Buy Tickets
- From Sat 28th Jul 2018 Yxng Bane in Manchester, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Leeds, Bristol, Birmingham, London Buy Tickets
- From Sat 4th Aug 2018 Nilüfer Yanya in London, Dublin Buy Tickets
- From Fri 17th Aug 2018 Lewis Capaldi in Chelmsford, Bournemouth, Brighton, Cambridge, Birmingham, Bristol, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Glasgow, London, Belfast, Dublin, Inverness Buy Tickets
- From Sun 19th Aug 2018 Superorganism in France, Bristol, Liverpool, Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow, Sheffield, Leeds, London, Manchester, Cambridge, Portsmouth, Brighton, Oxford Buy Tickets
- From Fri 24th Aug 2018 IAMDDB in Reading, Leeds Buy Tickets
- From Sat 25th Aug 2018 Sigrid in Reading, Leeds, Birmingham, Dublin, Glasgow, Manchester, London Buy Tickets
- From Wed 26th Sep 2018 Rex Orange County in Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin, London Buy Tickets
- From Sat 17th Nov 2018 Jade Bird in Southampton, Exeter, Cardiff, London, Brighton, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham, Leeds, Glasgow, Dublin Buy Tickets