It’s no secret that Kendrick Lamar had a more than successful 2015. With the release of his second major studio album To Pimp A Butterfly, the Compton native’s stellar soundscape not only found a nook within our coveted playlists, but also at the top of various publications’ year-end lists.
Which up-and-coming artists are going to be the next cash kings? “A host of tastemakers were challenged by that question. Lovebug Starski, Charlamagne Tha God, Craig Kallman (Atlantic Records CEO), Hit-Boy — along with a few Forbes‘ staffers — assembled to answer that inquiry.”
“Tinashe managed to benefit from all the hype surrounding Rihanna’s latest album Anti. The lead single for Ri Ri’s new LP is a track called “Work” featuring Drake. It just so happens Tinashe had a song called “Watch Me Work” on the Best Buy exclusive edition of her 2014 album Aquarius, and Rihanna fans were trolled into listening to the cut.”