Black Pumas


Black Pumas​ is an American ​psychedelic soul​ band based in ​Austin, Texas​, led by singer Eric Burton and guitarist/​producer​ Adrian Quesada. The group received its first ​Grammy Award nomination in 2020 for ​Best New Artist​ at the ​62nd awards​.

The duo formed in 2017 and released their debut album, ​Black Pumas,​ on June 21, 2019. They performed at ​South by Southwest​ in 2019 and won a best new band trophy at the 2019 Austin Music Awards. On November 20, 2019, they were nominated for a ​Grammy Award​ for Best New Artist.