12 Artists to Watch in 2012

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  • Frank Ocean
  • The Weeknd
  • Elle Varner
  • Meek Mill
  • A$AP Rocky
  • Future
  • MGK
  • French Montana
  • Bridget Kelly
  • Astro
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • 2 Chainz

Elle Varner

Cali girl Elle Varner released her debut single, "Only Wanna Give it to You," featuring J. Cole, this past August. Since its release, the BET Music Matters artist has gotten enough buzz to stir up anticipation for her upcoming album, Perfectly Imperfect.

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