Digital Love: Which Music Artists Were Discovered Online?

  • Justin Bieber

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  • The Weeknd

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  • Soulja Boy

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  • Adele

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  • Colbie Caillat

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  • Sean Kingston

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  • Cody Simpson

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  • Ingrid Michaelson

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  • Austin Mahone

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  • Arctic Monkeys

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As the world gets more and more connected digitally, it’s no wonder that an increasing number of burgeoning artists are creating followings online. But who’s been able to hit paydirt by going the digital route?

Check out our gallery featuring some of today’s hottest musicians, and find out how they took fate into their own hands by being their own promoters.

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