This article is about the top 20 indie artists that you need to support in 2021. The artists discussed in this article are not ranked from best to worst. Also want to mention that some of the artists listed below were recommended. They were also not picked because of social media numbers nor connections but by talent.
- Jackee ( Jackie Henry)
Jackee is an amazing artist with a beautiful voice. She is so sweet and kind. She also is good with marketing and connecting with those in the media. I got the opportunity to interview 1 year ago. I will leave a link to the interview below. Jackee has new music coming soon so be on the lookout for that.
Follow her on social media: https://www.facebook.com/jackie.henry.5099
Here is the link to check out the interview: https://anchor.fm/rica-nadine/episodes/Nae-Nae-Sips-Tea-W-Indie-Artist-Jackee-Henry-ed1pro
2. Luvonachek ( Brandon Simmons)
Luvonachek is a gospel rapper on fire for God. I also got an opportunity to interview him as well. He is a humble MOG. I love his new song, “ Liquor, Lust, and Lies”. I would have to say this new song and music video is something that everyone needs to check out.
Here is the link to watch ” Liquor, Lust, and Lies”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgOJjFQLIcc&ab_channel=LuvonachekArtistChannel
3. Katrae Washington
Katrae Washington is an amazing indie artist. His music is so rich and smooth. I love his single entitled, “Hello ME”. I also love the music arrangement on his other single entitled, “Lord you saved my Life”, it is a very jazzy song. You can check it out on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to check him out on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katraewashingtonmusic/
4. Go Ye
Go Ye is a gospel rapper from New York. His old school flows are making an impact on the new school. His collabs are fire as well. Not only is he an artist but he is a radio station owner. This MOG is lit. You need to be on the lookout for this MOG.
Here is the link to get connected with him: https://www.facebook.com/GOYE.maldonado
5. The Fisher Girls
This dynamic duo is a powerhouse vocally. The Fisher Girls just released a long-awaited EP entitled, “Tunes that you hear in The Valley”. My two favorite singles from the EP are, “Don’t you” and “Hard Day”. Their Ep is unique. You can check out the Fisher Girls on all Digital Streaming Platforms.
Click the link to get connected to them on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefishergirls/
6. Lisa Franklin
Lisa Franklin is an amazing singer. Lisa Franklin is also an amazing artist to connect with. And her testimony is amazing. I got an opportunity to meet her on my trip to Baltimore, Maryland. And her beautiful and unique spirit, had me speechless, which is a rare thing. I am rarely speechless. You need to connect to the ministry of Lisa Franklin. She is a walking and breathing Miracle.
Click the link to get connected with her: https://linktr.ee/lisafranklinmusic
7. Kisha Grandy
You may know her from the hit Tyler Perry play, ‘I Can do Bad All by Myself”. Her powerful voice and sassy role as “ Vivian”, took people by surprise. You may also know her from Kirk Franklin and the Family. She was featured on the song,” Silver and Gold”. But she just released an album, “Epitome”. You can check out her new album on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to get connected with her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theofficialkishagrandy/
Wisdom is an amazing artist. I would define his style as a mix of the Caribbean and contemporary gospel. His music is very much electric. You need to make sure you check him out.
Click here to get connected with him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wisdomkingdom47/
9. Christopher Simms
Chris Simms is another amazing indie artist. The quality of his music and music videos is A1. He is very humble and passionate about his music.
Click here to get connected with him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/csimms2001/
10. B. Sherese
B Sherese is a great indie artist. Her hit song “ It’s My Life” is amazing and you need to check it out. Not only is she a singer, but she also does some rapping and she is chief. She is someone you need to get connected with today. Her beautiful and humble spirit makes you love and want to be around her all the time.
Click here to get connected to her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bsherese788/
11. Arthur Roland
Arthur Roland, Grammy award-winning musician, producer, songwriter, and artist, is someone you NEED to check out. Mr. Roland has had 40 + years in the music business. He has been inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame, gotten a Grammy, what hasn’t this MOG done. After his Sophomore album, Arthur Roland started his own label. Make sure you check out his recent single with Earl White.
Click here to check out his latest music video: https://youtu.be/P5xwIKhFAaA
12. Dawn Turner
Dawn Turner is a singer, songwriter, and author. Dawn Turner is another amazing and humble artist that you need to get connected with. Her beautiful voice and her spirit just light up any room she enters. You can also check her out on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to get connected to her on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DawnTurnerMinistries
13. Sis Izzy Thomas
Sis Izzy Thomas is on the beat man. You NEED to get connected with this WOG. She is the most real woman in the industry that you will ever meet. She is not only an amazing artist but an amazing manager. Stay tuned for her album release coming up soon on November 13, 2021. Her music is also on all digital streaming platforms. Also, check out her music show on YouTube and Facebook every Tuesday.
Click here to get connected with her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sisizzythomas/
14. Devon Baker
Devon Baker is a great artist. I love his single entitled, “Abundantly” is a song you NEED to check out. If you love the song, then you need to check out the music video. He is another indie artist that I know is passionate about everything he releases. You can tell he puts he gives his all. DEVVVVOONNN Baker is someone you NEED to check out ASAP. You can check out his music on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to get connected to him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/devonofficially/
15. Jonah’s Run
Jonah’s Run is an amazing group. Vocally, they are making a path for the anointed singers that they are. They just recently lost a member of their group, so please keep them and their families in your prayers. But that shouldn’t stop you from checking them out. They are powerful.
Click here to get connected with them on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jonahsrun1/
16. Sterling Roberts
Sterling Roberts is an international artist that you need to check out. His passion for his music is shown through his works of art as well. You need to check out his latest single entitled,” Fortress”.
Click here to get connected to him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sterlingrobertsmusic/
17. Donny Pomerlee
Donny Pomerlee is killing the game lately. 2021 is his year. He has won so many awards this year but the one I’m going to mention is his Prayze Factor Award. Congrats to him and his success. He has new music coming. We just waiting for a release date. But nonetheless, you need to check him out ASAP.
Click here to get connected to him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/donnypomerlee/
18. Mary Glover
Mary Glover, her traditional music, and her beautiful spirit will captivate your soul. She is so humble but very powerful. She is someone you need to get connected to and support her ministry. Her music is also on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to get connected to her on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/simplymaryglover.gloversworld
19. Everett Drake
You probably know, Everett Drake, from Bobby Jones Gospel presents, but he is an indie artist. His hit song “Amen goes right there” put him on the map. Make sure you check him out on all digital streaming platforms.
Click here to get connected with him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mr_agrt/
20. Earl White
Earl White is not only a bass player but an indie artist as well. He is someone who is always supporting others. I also heard from the grapevine that he is a chief ( that means he can cook). You can check him out on Arthur Roland’s latest single and music video entitled, “ Long Night in Heaven” .
Click here to watch him in Arthur Roland’s latest video on Youtube: https://youtu.be/P5xwIKhFAaA