Roughstock's Ones To Watch in 2012: The Best New Artists


Each year we like to share a group of up-and-coming new or recently new crop of artists for you to watch in the coming year. This year we collect 15 of who we think are the most exciting up and coming new artists for you to keep an eye out for. Read on here to find out more!

Ones To Watch: The Class of 2011

One of our favorite things about this website is the ability to bring you information about new or previously unknown talent. One of the ways we do this is by our “Ones To Watch” feature. This year we have chosen 15 of the best and brightest to spotlight here.

ACM Announces New Artist Category Nominees for 2010

The ACM Announced the first round of nominations for their Top New Artist categories.  They have kept last year's format which will merge the fan-voted winners from each of the three categories (solo, duo, & group) into one final televised category.

Laura Bell Bundy: Making Old School New Again

In this exclusive conversation with Roughstock, one of our Ones To Watch in 2010, Laura Bell Bundy discusses her previous career as an actress along with her desire to bring classic country and R&B influences into a modern context with her upcoming album Achin & Shakin'.

Ones To Watch: The Class of 2010

Last year we gave you seven new artists to watch for in the coming year and while our choices were hit and miss, this year we expanded our field to a baker's dozen (13).  Artists included in this feature are from big and small labels, are from duos, groups and some are solo artists.