Readers' Choice: 2018 Freshmen Class Ballot

It's that most wonderful time of year again, aside from Christmas...It's time for us to name our Freshmen class of 2018.

The Rapzilla Freshmen list has grown into one of the most impactful things we offer to our scene each year, and we've seen some of the freshmen move on to do some great things and develop actual careers. This year, we selected 50 new artists on our radar and are giving you an opportunity to vote on who you feel deserves to be a freshman.

Artists on our radar for's 2018 Freshmen Class are:
1K Phew, A.i, A.Ward, Aklesso, Alano Adan, Andrew Puckett, Angeloh, Anthony Mareo, Artificial Christian, Benjamin Broadway, Benjamin Rea, Big Yae, Blake Whiteley, Chris Aye, Chris Soull, CJ King, D.Thomas, Davey ASAPH, David Titus, Dru Bex, Dwight Junior, Eric Heron, FVMELESS, Happi, Hyper Fenton, Illijam, InderPaul Sandhu, Jet Trouble, Joe Ayinde, Just Julien, K. Lake, K. Agee, Kevi, King Chav, Lathan Warlick, Lee Williams, Melvillous, Nolan G., NOT KLYDE, Proud Refuge, Rockstar JT, T Rell, Th3 Saga, Tobe Nwigwe, Torey D’shaun, Vic Sage, Wande, WHATUPRG, Whoz Meech, Zach Banes, and Zauntee.


*The results of this poll will not determine who makes our final freshmen class list.

About the Author
Chad Horton has been in the music business since 2000 and is currently the Director of Social Media for 10th Street Entertainment, which manages several multi-platinum artists. Originally from Northern California, Horton rooted himself in San Diego with his wife and two daughters.

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