Ever get stumped when someone asks you what new music you're listening to? Are your playlists stuck on last year's hits? Want to impress your friends with your cutting edge music knowledge? Then look no further than The Boombox's New Music Minute where editors Timmhotep and Georgette Cline give you the rundown on the new artists, albums and videos you should know about in just about a minute.

This first installment of NMM includes New York City's current talk of the town, Bobby Shmurda; off-kilter R&B chanteuse FKA Twigs; young turn-uppers Rae Sremmurd; and the multi-talented Elle Varner. Check out the video and thank us later.