James Bay, Years & Years plus more nominated...
MTV Brand New

It's that time of year again!

Alongside choosing their favourite albums of 2014, publications across the land are set to unveil their tips for the year ahead.

MTV Brand New is one of the most prominent new talent showcases around, with the shortlist appearing online a few moments ago.

Rising acoustic troubadour James Bay appears, alongside synth-pop stars-in-waiting Years & Years. George The Poet receives the nod, while Saint Raymond and Sinead Harnett both make the cuts.

The list in full:

Becky Hill
George the Poet
James Bay
Krept and Konan
Melissa Steel
Nothing But Thieves
Saint Raymond
Sinead Harnett
Sunset Sons
Years and Years

Public voting opens on December 1st, with the final winner set to be announced at a special ceremony on January 30th.

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