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Futures Accelerator: Music

The Music Accelerator accelerates 3 API music artists, who will receive platform promotion, mentorship, masterclasses, and more offered by some of the biggest names in the industry. Read more about our 2024 Futures artists and selection committee below! 

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The finalists have been selected by a committee of music industry executives (including Sulinna Ong of Spotify, Eric Wong of Warner Music Group, Mike Van of Billboard) and icons (including Far East Movement).

Awardees will receive:

  • Firsthand support, amplification, masterclasses, and programming from industry executives
  • Opportunity to record Spotify Singles–a series of original artist recordings in Spotify’s in-house studios–subsequently released for streaming
  • Exclusive industry showcase for executives and tastemakers hosted by Live Nation
  • On-going membership with Gold House Futures, including networking opportunities with other Futures across industries


  • 2024
  • 2023
  • 2022


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Selection Committee

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Caroline Yim

Partner & Co-Head of Hip-Hop/R&B, WME

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Christine Cao

Talent Buyer, Live Nation

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Eric Wong

President & CMO, Warner Recorded Music

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Far East Movement

Multi-Platinum Music Group

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Michelle An

President of Creative Strategy, Interscope Records

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Mike Van

President, Billboard

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Puja Patel

Editor in Chief, Pitchfork

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Ronny Ho

Head of Dance & Electronic Development, Spotify

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Sulinna Ong

Global Head of Editorial, Spotify

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Wendy Ong

President, TaP Music

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Applications are currently closed for the Gold House Music Accelerator. Check back for more information on the next cycle of applications.