100 Independent Artists to Watch

IMPALA’S “100 Artists to Watch” features a bright selection of emerging talent from across the European independent music sector each year. “100 Artists to Watch” puts the spotlight on key independent artists across Europe. A new set of participating artists is announced this Spring 2024.

Each BIMA Members are free to propose one artist of his choice, based on various factors such as diversity, innovation, as well as commercial success.

Take part of 2024 selection & send your artist proposal before December 14th to remi@bima.be with

Photos & credits
Short description of the artists (65 words max)
Music genres of each artist
Label names
Social media handles (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook)
Youtube / Spotify channel links.


For reminder, IMPALA’s 2023 Spring list included artists from 30 different countries and features more than 35 music genres, from R&B to Drill, Folk to Electronic, Pop to Post-Punk.

Click here to discover the 2023 selection.