The readers at Rolling Stone have picked their Best New Artists of 2011 and it seems people love The Civil Wars.
The duo that’s featured with Taylor Swift on the track Safe and Sound for The Hunger Games companion album has come in at number 6:
Folk-pop duo the Civil Wars gained a lot of new fans in 2011 on the strength of powerful, emotionally raw duets like “Poison and Wine.” The band is likely to get even bigger in the new year thanks to their collaboration with Taylor Swift on the soundtrack of The Hunger Games.
You can check out the full list of artists at Rolling Stone.
Here’s the song that no doubt got them there – Poison and Wine: