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English-Cypriot artist, Artemas, has achieved a significant milestone as his track “I Like the Way You Kiss Me” debuts on the Billboard charts, marking his first breakthrough on the board. The song’s landing on the ALT playlist is primarily attributed to its remarkable streaming figures, boasting an impressive 8.3 million official streams in the United States alone, a remarkable increase of 555%.

Hailing from Oxfordshire, England, Artemas, whose full name is Artemas Diamandis, emerges as our Alt Pick of the Week.

Despite being relatively new to the scene, Artemas has been steadily carving his path since 2020, captivating audiences with his distinctive sound that refuses to be dismissed as mediocre. Notably, he has independently released two full-length albums: “I’m Sorry I’m Like This” in 2022, and “Pretty”, the latter of which features another viral sensation, “If U Think I’m Pretty”. Artemas’ ascent on the charts signifies a promising journey ahead in his musical career.

It’s not shite, it’s your ALT Pick Of The Week.