The undisputed best girl band in the world right now have released the third single from their double platinum album, Glory Days. An instantly catchy pop sensation, “No More Sad Songs” is an absolute banger, showing how the girls have grown into a formidable band. And with a guest spot from the incredible Machine Gun Kelly, what more could you want?
The songs you should be listening to.
Little Mix – “No More Sad Songs (feat. Machine Gun Kelly)”
Lewis Capaldi – “Bruises”
Lewis Capaldi is about to give you goosebumps. Hailing from Bathgate, near Glasgow, the Scottish sensation has released his debut single “Bruises”. Showcasing his stunning vocals and songwriting ability, the track is breathtakingly beautiful and an exciting glimpse of what’s to come.
WizKid – “Come Closer (feat. Drake)”
After an amazing 2016, featuring on Drake’s epic “One Dance” and being crowned ‘Artist Of The Year’ at the MTV Africa Music Awards, WizKid shows no signs of slowing down. Having dropped “Sweet Love” earlier this year, he is now back with fire-emoji-worthy track “Come Closer”. Featuring Champagne Papi, it’s an instant hit full of captivating beats that you won’t be able to get out of your head all day.
PAULi – “THE IDEA OF TOMORROW”
Pauli Lovejoy has an extremely impressive CV. The recording artist has been recognised as a prominent music influencer and was the music director of FKA twigs’s headline ‘Congregata’ tour, and now he has just released his debut EP, “THE IDEA OF TOMORROW”. An incredible record, PAULi blends funky R&B tones with soaring synths and electrifying electronics. Currently on tour supporting Sampha, get ready to fall in love with the London legend.
AMA LOU – “Lost My Home”
Ama Lou continues to prove why she’s one to watch with her newest release, “Lost My Home”. Inspired by feelings created by Brexit, the migrant crisis and Donald Trump, Ama describes the track as a “response to everything that was going on at the time, in politics and personally, focusing on feeling separated from your life and what you’re used to and having to learn how to firm it and keep going.” What this has resulted in is a poignant and compelling track, with tropic-like synths and captivating rhythms, topped off with Ama’s incredible vocals. Expect big things from this gal.
Ninajirachi – “Pure Luck (feat. Freya Staer)”
Sydney’s finest, 17 year old Nina Wilson, aka Ninajirachi, is set for great things. Still yet to graduate from high school, her debut single “Pure Luck” is already creating buzz. A strikingly unique track, the musician and producer uses playful melodies and Freya Staer’s killer vocals to create an uplifting and beautiful track. We can’t wait to see what else she has up her sleeve.
Rose Villain – “Kitty Kitty”
Milan born, NYC based Rose Villain is one of the coolest and most interesting artists around. Influenced by horror films, poetry, aliens, criminology and natural disasters, her lyrics have taken on a darker side, juxtaposed by the catchy hip hop sound of her songs. Her newest track “Kitty Kitty” is a brooding ode to a dark relationship, with an infectious hip hop beat and a pulsating synth sound. Highlighting Rose’s stunning vocals, the video has a Tarantino-esque quality and an ending that will make you gasp and want to watch it over and over again.
First Hate – “Copenhagen”
The first glimpse of debut album, A Prayer For The Unemployed, First Hate’s “Copenhagen” is a synth soaked ode to their beloved city. With gothic vocals glimmering over hypnotising beats, the track is a brilliant taste of their debut album. Out on May 12th, we’re definitely going to be front of the line to get it.
Avelino feat. Wretch 32 – “Young Fire Old Flame Energy Remix”
There are not enough fire emojis in the world to describe this track. A remix of Avelino’s track “Energy” featuring Stormzy and Skepta, Wretch 32 has jumped on for an epic collab with Ave. Having already collaborated on their “Young Fire Old Flame” EP in 2015, the two rappers are showing why they are the best in the game with their astounding wordplay and delivery. Hopefully a good sign that Wretch will show up to Ave’s headline show at XOYO on Thursday 6th, just remember not to show up to his show if you got no energy.
Ho99o9 – “New Jersey Devil”
Experimental hip hop/punk duo, Ho99o9, have just dropped the second track from their forthcoming debut album, United States of Horror. With music they’ve described as Deathkult, “New Jersey Devil” is another explosive wall of sound that will make you instantly want to start head banging. The album is out on May 5th, so get ready to start going crazy for the hip hop/punk mutants.
All We Are – “Burn It All Out”
Returning with their first new music since their self-titled debut in 2015, All We Are are back with their stunning new track “Burn It All Out”. A decidedly darker sound, the trio’s newest offering is brooding and brilliant. Bring on the second album!
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