Alunageorge Are No.2 On The Bbc Sound Of 2013 List

Alunageorge Are No.2 On The Bbc Sound Of 2013 List

Its getting pretty exciting now as we get down to the final 2.and Huw Stephens announced on Radio 1 this morning that the number 2 artist on the BBC Sound of 2013 list is London electro-pop duo AlunaGeorge.

The winner of BBC Sound of 2013 will be announced by Huw Stephens live on BBC Radio 1 tomorrow morning the 4th jan 2013

The top 5 as it stands: 

5 - Glasgow synth-pop trio CHVRCHES 

4 - Birmingham singer/songwriter/composer Laura Mvula 

3 - NYC based rapper/singer Angel Haze 

2 - AlunaGeorge

Laura from Alunageorge is classically trained and started writing songs on her laptop computer while working as a supply teacher in Birmingham.

Tom also from Alunageorge , 22, studied at the Brighton Institute of Modern Music, and made his TV debut on 'Later ... With Jools Holland' last month.

He said: ''I feel privileged to be in the same company as previous nominees of the caliber of Adele, Emeli Sande and Michael Kiwanuka.''

AlunaGeorge - comprised of producer George Reid and singer Aluna Francis - have a 90s influenced sound mixing soul, pop and electronics with Aluna's distinctive vocals  to create a highly acclaimed sound.