Pharrell has now completed his selection of new upcoming artists for his project with SoundCloud 'i am OTHER Volume 1.'
The project started in April and involved aspiring artists submitting music they have created as a result of the current climate. The campaign seen thousands of submissions eventually leading to 10 chosen artists, one from Germany and nine from the United States. The names of the artists are as below;
- Big Mont
- Dot CromwellDLP and NSTASIA
- Kota the Friend
- Mike SB
- Shaylin B
Proceeds generated from the streams of the music will go towards charities Sweet Relief and Help Musicians UK,' two charities working on the frontlines of providing direct relief to the artist community. In addition to streaming the compilation, if you'd like to donate directly to their efforts, please visit this website and also here.
Pharrell stated on his Instagram, "The 10-track compilation is here. THANK YOU to all the creators who submitted their music. Truly blown away by the artistry. Listen to VOL.1 and read about each artist in the link in bio."
You can stream 'i am OTHER Volume 1' below;