Track: You Can’t Save Me
Release: Chasing Summer
Label: Top Dawg Entertainment / RCA Records
Location: Inglewood, CA
Artist: Free Nationals
Track: On Sight
Label: OBE / EMPIRE
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Artist: Durand Jones & The Indications
Track: Cruisin’ to the Park
Label: Dead Oceans / Colemine
Location: Bloomington, IN
UK newcomer Havelock tees up a glace bit of R&B-driven pop that we’re spinning in the form of “Pig Latin”.
Jordan Rakei will release his third LP Origin on Ninja Tune on June 14th. The cool compact soul of “Say Something” is the first preview from Origin and we’re digging it in a major way.
Stream “Knock Knock”, the first track from The Internet’s Matt Martians’ The Last Party LP. The track features ace production from Omar Apollo and Dreamboy Oscar and is our reigning track of the week on our Top 12 of the Week playlist.
The rapidly rising Omar Apollo knocks out “Kickback” a Miguel-esque midtempo number that belongs on R&B radio right now.
Vet Talos connects with fave voice UK singer Jerome Thomas for fresh D’Angelo-y new one “Mamma”.
“My Love” from Maye is so so good. Shot out of an ultramodern canon with A+ production, etc “My Love” is one of the best tracks of the year thusfar. Listen.