YouTube Music has revealed the artists, producers and songwriters who will make up its 2023 #YouTubeBlack Voices Music Class.
The 40-strong list includes seven creators based in the UK; Carla Marie, Honey Dijon, Jin Jin, Julys, Kali Claire, Nova Twins and Unknown T. Each member of the #YouTubeBlack Voices Music Class will receive dedicated partner support, funding to development their channels, and training and networking opportunities based around production, fan engagement and wellbeing. An additional 30 UK-based creatives will receive grant funding.
Launched in 2021, the #YouTube Black Music Voices initiative has previously supported UK artists Bree Runway, Jords, Kamille, NSG and Tamera.
The full class of 2023 is available here.