Bebe Rexha Named 'Next Up' Artist, Plans Intimate Seattle Showcase

Olivia Malone
Bebe Rexha photographed in 2016.

Win tickets to her private July 21 showcase, presented by Billboard and W Hotels

Hot on the heels of her recent trek across North America opening for Ellie Goulding, rising pop darling Bebe Rexha has been announced as the second artist in Billboard and W Hotel's Next Up: New Artists New Music series.

Rexha, who began her career as part of Pete Wentz’s Black Cards project, hit the top of Billboard’s Emerging Artist Chart with her recent single “No Broken Hearts” featuring Nicki Minaj, a crossover smash that has also climbed to the top 30 of the Billboard Pop Songs chart. Rexha also provides vocals on G-Eazy’s “Me, Myself & I,” which hit no. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 in March, David Guetta’s “Hey Mama,” which climbed to No. 8 on the Hot 100 in June.

On July 21, Rexha will perform an intimate showcase at W Hotel's Seattle location. Billboard is offering a small number of fans a chance to attend this private event and get an intimate look at one of music's brightest new talents. To enter, submit you information via the form below.

Billboard and W Hotels kicked off the Next Up program in May with a showcase with alt-R&B newcomer Gallant in Los Angeles. ‘Next Up’ will focus on four musicians that have reached the top 10 of the Emerging Artist Chart, which monitors the most shared songs on Twitter in the U.S. by up-and-coming artists.