Fortunately for all you music lovers, Glad Listening has returned for all of your self-isolation and coronavirus cheering-up wants. We’ve seen among the finest new releases come out of this pandemic, and within the final week have been blessed with some superior contemporary tunes from all over the world.
Listed here are 5 actually cool ones you have to be listening to this week; be sure you obtain them and observe these 5 superior artists making tracks on this planet of music.
We’ve collated a listing of the very best 5 new releases over the previous week, all the way in which from Sydney to Brighton. Examine them out beneath!
Lolli – Pretend Associates
Up and coming Sydney based mostly singer-songwriter and rapper Lolli has launched yet one more banger of a tune, titled Pretend Associates. Taking part in a sport along with her followers, Lolli challenged individuals to seek out the identify of the tune in a find-a-word; one thing which I personally suppose incorporates names of future songs as effectively.
The catchy tune serves R&B vibes and options the proficient rapper warning outdated associates who’ve turned to enemies to be cautious; “By my lens they pretend to me/God is aware of who they fake to be”.
We love a queen who is aware of who she is and what she’s value. Lolli, you’re hotter than a Cheeto.
Kota Banks – Snip Snip
Conserving with the don’t-waste-my-time theme, legendary Sydney-based pop star Kota Banks has handled us to a tune that claims fuck you to anybody who dares to influence your life in a adverse approach. Let’s face it; who hasn’t snipped individuals out of their lives?
This monitor is the last word bop, serving a special and angrier rap-vibe than what we’re used to listening to from Banks (actual identify Jess Porfiri). “This tune was me intentionally defying being passive and saying fuck that… It’s a hype up tune that has actually helped me make robust selections for myself about who I give my time to,” she wrote on Instagram.
She additionally suggests y’all ought to exercise to the tune if you’d like a great sweat, and that’s a good name. Get pleasure from this one queens, and keep in mind, set your bar excessive.
JXN – NeverASadAdventure
Younger Melbourne-based artist Jackson Brazier (a.ok.a JXN) launched model new music by way of his debut EP on this previous week and boy, is it a rollercoaster of R&B tinged alt-pop tunes. The EP options Outta Area which options Allday & Fossa Beats and journeys from the darkness of EARTHGANG by way of to the playful 90’s Contemporary Prince type monitor PROUD.
Brazier says he’s at all times wished to be a flexible artist, and that the EP is like nothing he’s ever launched earlier than. Versatility is definitely one among JXN’s strengths, with the artist solely having been releasing authentic music for a yr and with the ability to clock over 10 million streams worldwide.
I’d maintain my eyes on this one if I had been you. That is for positive the most effective new releases of the yr.
Charli XCX – how i’m feeling now
This album by UK electro-pop legend Charli XCX will just about power you to ask your mates over for a large dance occasion; as a result of sure, we will try this now, protecting to 5 individuals in fact. The document got here because the artist set herself the last word quarantine problem of writing, recording, and mixing an album from her dwelling. Properly, it’s protected to say she exceeded any expectations anybody had, which is tremendous troublesome contemplating the extent of musical genius she is.
The album entitled how i’m feeling now journeys her experiences with nervousness, love and hope while caught in isolation. It’s an explosion of absolute musical goodness and if you happen to do one factor this week, it ought to be to play these new releases by way of every part you’re doing whereas caught inside.
Thank the musical gods we have now legends like Charli. Hearken to the album beneath:
Maisie Peters – The Record
I’ve been obsessive about Maisie Peters for the reason that launch of her monitor Favorite Ex, and following her EP It’s Your Mattress Babe, It’s Your Funeral I haven’t stopped streaming her music. Thus far this yr, the emo-girl-pop singer from Brighton, England has launched two songs; Daydreams – a tune she wrote while unhappy and drunk in an Uber – and Smile – an excellent feminist bop written for the Harley Quinn Birds of Prey film.
Her third and maybe one among my favorite songs of hers launched this week; an isolation creation known as The Record. “It’s about liking your self, even in moments whenever you actually actually don’t like your self,” Peters wrote pre-release. You’ve simply gotta take heed to it your self. Hearken to the lyrics, admire the self-kindness and practise it. Plus, the tune itself is a beautiful melodic creation which is as catchy as Peters’ earlier songs and naturally, options her unbelievable vocals, making it one other the most effective new releases of the yr.
She even had followers collaborate to create the lyric video for the tune, and it’s going to be improbable. Hold an eye fixed out on her socials for the video’s launch. Within the meantime, take heed to The Record beneath.