Spanish master Rosalia takes fifth arrange in the BBC Music Sound Of 2019 index
Flamenco music has never troubled the UK planneds – but that seems set to change with the arrival of Rosalia.
The 25 -year-old is turning flamenco on its manager by tethering its vocal melismas and palmas( hand clapping) to the seems and outlook of hip-hop.
It’s made the vocalist fifth residence in the BBC Music Sound of 2019, which tip-off acts for success in the next 12 months.
Born Rosalia Vila Tobella in Sant Esteve Sesrovires, Spain, she’s already a big star at home.
Her 2017 debut Los Angeles devoted 67 weeks in the Spanish album chart.