Mali Hayes, Afro Sam, Miryam Solomon and Daniel Casimir are among the latest acts to receive support from the MOBO Help Musicians Fund.
Manchester's Mali Hayes whips up hip-hop, alt R&B and jazz into a forward-thinking new soul sound, which is like little else out there. Get to know before her Great Escape gig!
With both Gilles Peterson and Jamie Cullum tipping her for big things, it looks like 2018 is already in the bag for Manchester neo-soul artist Mali Hayes. Get to know her here...