Gaining momentum: Black Honey, INHEAVEN and Nilüfer Yanya among latest acts to get PRS Foundation’s Momentum funding

Black Honey, INHEAVEN and Nilüfer Yanya among latest acts to get PRS Foundation’s Momentum funding

Rina Sawayama and Swimming Tapes are also receiving funding.

Black Honey, INHEAVEN and Nilüfer Yanya are among the latest round of acts to receive funding as part of PRS Foundation’s Momentum Music Fund.

In the new announcement, it’s been confirmed that 20 new acts have received funding, with the money going towards each act gaining more and building on the momentum they’ve so far gathered in their career. 

Black Honey will be using the funds towards their singles and album, while INHEAVEN are going on a headline tour, and Nilüfer is also going on a UK tour. Rina Sawayama and Swimming Tapes are among the other acts gaining funding. 

The full list of acts receiving funding looks like this: 

Abi Ocia
Black Honey
Caro
Flohio
Hak Baker
INHEAVEN
Leon Vynehall
Litany
Lyla Foy
Nilüfer Yanya
NIMMO
Only Girl
Orla Gartland
RALFY
Rina Sawayama
Suspect
Swimming Tapes
Szun Waves
Tempa
Whyte Horses

For more information on the Momentum Music Fund, head here. The next deadline for applications is 29th January 2018.

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