Here is the BBC’s annual list of acts most likely to break out in the new year. According to the BBC, the following acts are set to blow. If you haven’t heard of them yet, here’s your chance to check them out. I hadn’t heard of Dan Black or VV Brown but I checked them both out and they sound fresh. Good work BBC. The pic is Little Boots.

10 Dan Black – “Yours”

09 Passion Pit – “Sleepyhead”

08 Kid Cudi – “Embrace the Martian” + (Crookers)

07 VV Brown –“Crying Blood”

06 Lady GaGa – “Vanity”

05 La Roux – “Fascination”

03 Empire Of The Sun – “Walking On A Dream”

02 White Lies – “E.S.T.”

01 Little Boots – “Stuck On Repeat” + “Ready For the Floor”(Hot Chip Cover)