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    Mon, 03 Oct 2011 14:50:24

    MTV Iggy Launches Best New Band in the World 2011 Poll - You can vote!

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    MTV IGGY finally dropped their Best New Band in the World 2011 poll, so let your voice be heard. Every year, MTV Iggy gives nominated bands a chance to obtain a little more visibility. Past bands include Best Coast, Das Racist, and Far East Movement before they blew up. That's an amazing trio of bands, so you know Iggy is onto something and has its finger firmly on the pulse of what's bubbling under and what will become culturally relevant.

    Go here to vote.

    Here's the deal. MTV Iggy has rounded up the 10 best up-and-coming acts from around the globe. One of which will be crowned this year's hottest artist. Fans can vote on the five-star scale and share with friends to give their band the chance to have a live taping with MTV Iggy!

    Here are the awe-worthy, groundbreaking, world-shaking nominees:

    - Angus & Julia Stone (Australia)
    - Atif Aslam (Pakistan)
    - Ghostpoet (UK)
    - Gyptian (Jamaica)
    - La Vida Boheme (Venezuela)
    - Skrillex (United States)
    - Ximena Sariñana (Mexico)
    - Yuna (Malaysia)
    - Zowie (New Zealand)
    - 2ne1 (South Korea)
    Choose the music of tomorrow and vote for your favorite on MTVIggy.com!

    Watch the trailer here.

    Which band did you vote for?

    —Amy Sciarretto

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    Tags: Best Coast, Das Racist, Far East Movement, Angus & Julia Stone, Atif Aslam, Ghostpoet, Gyptian, La Vida Boheme, Skrillex, Ximena Sariñana, Yuna, Zowie, 2NE1

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