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Tomorrow’s Hits: Tori Kelly, Waterloo Revival & Casey Veggies

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

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

Tori Kelly
After turning rookies like Sam Smith and 5 Seconds of Summer into global superstars in 2014, Capitol reaps rewards with its first notable newcomer of 2015, Tori Kelly. Her “Nobody Love,” co-written with Max Martin, enters Pop Songs at No. 33. Kelly, who’s managed by Scooter Braun, has been a regular on YouTube since 2007 (when she was 16) and now boasts 1.1 million subscribers to her official account. –Gary Trust (@gthot20)

Waterloo Revival
Austin, Texas-based Waterloo Revival makes its Billboard chart debut with the midtempo “Hit the Road” (Big Machine), which enters Country Airplay at No. 60. Fronted by George Birge, the band, also consisting of Cody Cooper, Matt Wiley and Ken Tondre, used Kickstarter to fund an EP two years ago; Waterloo Revival showcased the EP for Big Machine executives, who quickly signed the quartet. –Wade Jessen

Casey Veggies
Rapper Casey Veggies sprouts onto the Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart at No. 40 with “Backflip,” featuring YG and IamSu. With five mixtapes under his belt dating to 2007, the 21-year-old (real name: Casey Jones) is prepping his debut studio album for 2015 via Vested in Culture, a label partnered with Epic Records (and founded by veteran industry executive Sylvia Rhone). –Amaya Mendizabal (@Amayayayaya)