Over the years we’ve witnessed some incredible artists in their infancy, eagerly anticipating that moment when they start to skyrocket. In this feature, we set out some of the artists we’re currently working with who also possess that ‘certain something’, so you can enjoy tomorrow’s big names today…
Today’s Future Icon is Yoji
Tipped by Vodafone Future Breakers to be a ‘future chart success’, Yoji is a soulful pop singer and pianist. Hailing from Suffolk Yoji is inspired by artists such as Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys and Lauryn Hill, Yoji mainly writes heartfelt songs from experience and has won song writing awards such as Fame Music & Coffee House Sessions and iluvlive. Yoji has released two Eps OceanGovern SunshineRule & Life Like Jazz and her songs have been played nationally on radio including Capital FM & Heart FM. This year Yoji has been featured on Tom Robinson’s Fresh On the Net and played on 6 Music. BBC Introducing in Suffolk have been great supporters of Yoji, playing her music regularly.
WANT TO HEAR MORE? Yoji is taking part in RISING, our brand new series of live-streamed events, which aims to support and raise money for War Child UK to assist their work during the Covid-19 crisis.
HOT VOX have raised thousands of pounds for War Child through live gigs and events over the past two years. Now we’re taking RISING online, and with the help of our immensely talented roster of artists, we hope to raise even more vital funds for this valuable cause.
Tune in to see Yoji streaming live on Friday 22nd May at 6.00pm