Tomorrow's Hits: Rozzi Crane, Demetria McKinney & Highly Suspect

Each Friday, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success.

Rozzi Crane
Signed to Adam Levine's 222 imprint, via Interscope, Rozzi Crane surges with her debut single "Psycho." After she sang the ethereal pop track on the April 28 episode of NBC's The Voice, it leaps from a minimal amount to 6,000 downloads sold in the week ending May 3, according to Nielsen Music. Her EP Space similarly soars, re-entering Heatseekers Albums at No. 7 with 2,000 sold (also up from a negligible sum).

Crane, 24, previously drew a coveted featured billing on Maroon 5's "Come Away to the Water" (from The Hunger Games), which hit No. 83 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2012 and has opened for the band on tour. (She's also sung background for Don Henley and Sergio Mendes.) "The first time I heard Rozzi sing I knew I had to find a way to be a part of it. I didn't have to think about it," says 222 head and Voice coach Levine. "She's that incredible." –Gary Trust (@gthot20)

Demetria McKinney
R&B singer Demetria McKinney is on the verge of making the leap from the small screen to music charts, as the TV actress and personality nears Adult R&B Songs with "Trade It All" (RTD Entertainment). The simmering song, which previews her June 16 album Officially Yours (eOne), follows McKinney's stint on TBS' Tyler Perry's House of Payne and appearances on Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta. –Keith Caulfield (@keith_caulfield)

Highly Suspect
Brooklyn trio (by way of Cape Cod, Mass.) Highly Suspect bullets at No. 24 in its fourth week on Mainstream Rock Songs (up 23 percent in plays) with "Lydia." Johnny Stevens and twins brothers Ryan and Rich Meyer combine for the act's anthemic but grungy mix. The song previews its debut album, Mister Asylum, due July 17 on Lyor Cohen's 300 Entertainment label. –Emily White (@emwhitenoise)


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