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    Desiigner

    When the year began, Desiigner's single "Panda" was an admittedly catchy track that had some potential to be more. By the beginning of February, there was no denying it: "Panda" had taken on a life of its own, and Desiigner had embraced its virality wholeheartedly.

    On its own, "Panda" buzzed just enough to start grabbing some attention, but it wasn't until Kanye West remixed the single for "Pt. 2" on The Life of Pablo, that the single really took off. But when it topped the charts—well, none of us expected that.

    Although Desiigner has yet to deliver a full project, or release a single to follow up "Panda," you can't talk about young talent in 2016 without mentioning his name. 2016 has been a massive year for Desiigner so far.—Adrienne Black