Welcome to ‘Top 10 Tracks’, the essential weekly round-up of the best new music.
This week, London-based artist Obongjayar shares a new track and announces his debut album, Arlo Parks returns off the back of a GRAMMY nomination and Ravyn Lenae and Steve Lacy join forces.
All hits, no filler.
Photo Credit: Obongjayar by Glauco Canalis
It was inevitable, really. Having blown up on TikTok, scouse spitter HAZEY has been joined by UK rap royalty in M1llionz, Digga D and Unknown T on the reworking of ‘Packs and Potions’.
New Orleans crooner Lucky Daye and LA-based producer Jim-E Stack combine on the eclectic, lovesick anthem ‘Next To Me’.
cbakl is feeling nostalgic about past relationships on the triumphant new single ‘man she loves’. One for the singletons this Valentines.
Ahead of her forthcoming EP, Nia Archives has shared ‘Luv Like’. Gliding over sun-kissed jungle breaks, the rising star lays her struggles with body dysmorphia out in search of self-acceptance.
GRAMMY-nominated singer Arlo Parks maintains her trademark poetic leanings on a new single that reaches into the world of pop.
Landing ahead of a rumoured EP, ‘the way i make things feel okay’ amy michelle reassesses past tribulations in an effort to make sense of the of the first lockdown’s claustrophobic inertia.
‘Peaches‘ as a song, embodies how we all aspire to be. Confident and vulnerable at once, lines like “your daddy follows me on Twitter” coat tail confessional one liners and position Minneapolis’ Denaisha as a fun and relatable voice we all need in our life.
There was no chance this wasn’t going to hit. Ravyn Lenae skimming over Steve Lacey’s guitar licks is a spiritual experience.
A genuinely singular voice, Obongjayar shares ‘Try‘ alongside news of his debut album Some Nights I Dream of Doors out May 13 via September Recordings.