Annual Hot 100 Unsigned Artists of 2005
Compiled By: Bernard Baur, Michael Mollura & Zubi
than ever, Southern California has become the location
of choice for many artists to migrate to. This is because
Los Angeles is the hometown of top entertainment reps
from not only record labels, but film and tv production
companies. That gives new artists more opportunities
to break through and get heard with licensing deals.
For this reason, the 2005 Hot 100 unsigned artists list
is even more competetive than last year. Those involved
with determining the results of this year’s poll
included Music Connection staff members, journalists,
club bookers, publicists and other industry pros.
Egnew chosen again! Now Hot Unsigned Artist three years
running: 2003, 2004, and 2005