It’s #NewMusicFriday and this week we have were given a brand spanking new observe from Taylor Swift (sure, it comprises lots of hidden messages), a groovy video from Rita Ora and now not one, however two mixtapes courtesy of Grime duo Krept and Konan.
So whether or not you might be after a brand new birthday celebration anthem, a killer pop observe to blast in the automobile (thanks, Charlie Puth) or an entire variety of new R&B sluggish jams to relax, there is sufficient for you to take your select.
So seize your headphones and try this week’s select…
Charlie Puth – How Long
Charlie Puth simply dropped the video for ‘How Long’, the 2d unmarried from his upcoming sophomore album VoiceNotes and we’re obsessed. For the ones of you who haven’t heard the observe but, it’s an absolute banger – we’re speaking actual, dance round your lounge, pop funk vibes. In the video, Puth is observed “creepin round” an empty place of work development whilst wearing a clever go well with. ‘How Long’ which is about being referred to as out by means of your spouse for dishonest, is the follow-up Puth’s chart-topping summer time hit ‘Attention’.
Taylor Swift – Gorgeous
TayTay has stored us all on our feet since saying the unencumber of her new album Reputation subsequent month. She teased us with the fiery debut unmarried ‘Look What You Made Me Do’, then we were given a extra romantic vibe with ‘Ready For It’ (which she filmed the video for in a north London Kebab display previous this week), and ultimate evening she dropped the catchy 3rd unmarried, ‘Gorgeous’ at the side of a lyric video. However, not like the earlier singles, lovers are suffering to put their finger on who the song is about. Some suppose that the observe is obviously about Taylor’s new boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, whilst many disagree, pronouncing it is if truth be told about her ex, Tom Hiddleston. Perhaps it is about each?
Krept & Konan toes Stormzy – Ask Flipz
The country’s favorite dust duo Krept & Konan have after all dropped their highly-anticipated double mixtape mission 7 Days, 7 Nights and it’s GENIUS. The first is one for the hard-hitting dust fans and comprises collaborations with J Hus and Skepta, whilst the latter is a suite of easy, R&B flavoured sluggish jams and comprises collaborations with the likes of Jhene Aiko and Tory Lanez. Sounds like the highest of each global’s proper? It is. Before freeing each EPs at nighttime, the pair shocked lovers with the track video for ‘Ask Flipz’, a observe from 7 Days that includes Stormzy – test it out above.
Liam Payne – Bedroom Floor
Liam Payne has launched the 3rd unmarried from his upcoming debut solo album and lovers are loving it. The song has shot to quantity two on Spotify’s New Music Friday chart and is rumoured to be all about a time when his female friend/child mama Cheryl attempted to finish their courting over the telephone. In a prior interview, the 24-year-old One Direction megastar admitted that he’d written a song about couple’s nearly break-up, pronouncing: “There’s one song that is basically a phone call that happened between me and her when she was about to let it go… This is a long time ago. And it’s basically me trying to cling on and say: ‘No, no, no it’s all going to work out, don’t worry about it, give it time.'” We wonder whether she’ll be in the video?
Rita Ora – Anywhere
Rita Ora’s newest unmarried ‘Anywhere’ was once launched as of late at the side of a sexy cool video and lovers are loving it. The song, which was once co-written by means of Rita will characteristic on her upcoming 2d album and brings an excessively upbeat, techno vibe. In the video, Rita is observed dancing round Times Square, Meatpacking District, on best of a lodge overlooking the Hudson River and China Town. Oh, and also you HAVE to see all of the ones outfit adjustments.