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#Blog6Music - The World's Most-Blogged Artists of 2014 So Far

Tom Robinson counts down the top 20 of the world's most-blogged artists of 2014 so far, plus he invites listeners to create a playlist of the year's best new music.

Tom Robinson exclusively counts down the Top 20 of The World's Most Blogged Artists of 2014 so far, plus invites listeners to create a playlist of the best new music this year.

In the first hour, Now Playing will be playing tracks from the most blogged artists, courtesy of Hype Machine, a website which indexes over 800 of the world's most influential music blogs and tracks their coverage of difference artists.

The show will feature Hype Machine's Dev Sherlock plus some of the UK's biggest bloggers. Last year Disclosure took the Most Blogged About Artist title in the half-year countdown: who will take the crown this year?

In the second hour, the show is handed over to 6 Music listeners to help create a playlist featuring their favourite new music from the first six months of 2014 and sharing who they reckon should have made the Most Blogged list.

Listeners are invited to send suggestions via Twitter using #Blog6Music, post on the Now Playing blog or the 6 Music and Now Playing Facebook pages, drag tracks onto the collaborative Spotify and Rdio playlists, or via the other usual live show contact methods.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Disclosure

    White Noise - Latitude Festival - 21/07/2013

  • Glass Animals


    • Wolf Tone / Caroline Music.
  • Lana Del Rey

    Video Games (Glastonbury 2014)

  • Sam Smith

    Stay With Me

    • (CD Single).
    • Capitol.
    • 001.
  • Cloud Nothings

    I'm A Part of Me

  • Josh from consequence of sounds 'most blogged of 2014' choice

    • Lorde


  • Sharon Van Etten

    Taking Chances

    • Jagjaguwar.
  • Mac DeMarco

    Salad Days


    Temporary View (feat. Sampha)

    • Young Turks.
  • London Grammar

    Strong (Glastonbury 2014)

  • Little Dragon

    Klapp Klapp

    • Because Music.
  • Banks crowned as the most blogged artist of 2014

    • BANKS


  • Manic Street Preachers


    • Futurology.
    • Sony/Columbia.
  • Kate Tempest

    The Beigeness

    • Everybody Down.
    • Big Dada.
    • 001.
  • Courtney Barnett

    Avant Gardener (Glastonbury 2014)

  • Prince & 3 Rdeyegirl


    • Npg Records.
  • Hector from the 405 'One to watch' choice

    • Shura


  • Trwbador

    Blue Minds feat. Richard James

    • Owlet Music.
  • Royal Blood

    Figure It Out

    • Warner Brothers.
  • Sean from Drowned in sound's 'one to watch' choice

    • FEMME

      Fever Boy

  • Bon Iver

    Heavenly Father

  • Metronomy


    • Love Letters.
    • Because Music.
    • 001.
  • St. Vincent


  • tUnE-yArDs

    Water Fountain

    • Nikki Nakk.
    • 4AD.
    • 001.