Crystal Castles singer tops NME cool list

Glass, who recently appeared on the magazine's cover, says that she is "flattered" by the win.

Behind Jay Z is MGMT's Andrew VanWyngarden, while Arctic Monkeys' singer Alex Turner comes in at fourth. Last year's chart topper, Gallows' Frank Carter, drops to 36.

Tabloid staples Pete Doherty and Amy Winehouse both dropped out of the list.

NME editor Conor McNicholas says, "The NME Cool List is the year's definitive list, acknowledging those who have - and have not - made ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
Start your free trial


If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...