You have less than 48 hours to decide which new country artist will join the others as Taste of Country RISERS. After Monday, the list will be locked. Have you done all you can to make sure your favorite newcomer is included?
Country music's next generation begins with your vote. These 31 artists are all on the RISERS Hot Seat, a fan-decided poll that selects the final artist in Taste of Country's new artist platform set to launch in March.
There are new artists and then there are Risers — the most exciting up-and-comers in country music. Our expert panel has picked the acts we believe are poised to explode in 2017. Now you decide who will join them. Cast your vote for country’s next superstar! The full class of RISERS will be announced on March 1.