Happy New Music Friday! This week is full of tracks from the likes of Ingrid Michaelson, ZAYN, Betta Lemme and more! See the full guide here.
Top 10 New Music Friday Singles for the Week of March 19, 2021:
1. “To Begin Again” – Ingrid Michaelson & ZAYN
An unlikely, but delightful collaboration that showcases the artistry of these two singer-songwriters. The way their smooth and soulful voices intertwining is magical.
2. “Cry” – Betta Lemme
The latest from emerging pop queen Betta Lemme is haunting, yet fun in this new track. She talks all about letting it out and how sometimes you just want to cry, you know? It features a danceable beat and the duality of the track really comes together.
3. “The Money” – Casi Joy
This country track talks about following the American Dream and how it’s not about the money, well, unless you don’t have any. This track is full of that edgy style of country music that draws you in but also gets you moving.
4. “Used To Be (feat. Wiz Khalifa)” – Kiiara & Steve Aoki
On top of this great group of artists coming together to make an awesome track, they take the chorus from Matchbox Twenty’s 2002 smash hit “Unwell” and breathes new life into it. It all comes together to create a fun track that still holds true to the message of the original.
5. “Spotless Mind” – Coda Meraki
Coda Meraki manages to create a relatable track that channels vibes of blackbear or Post Malone with edgy, yet earnest lyrics that are relatable. You will be singing along to this one in no time.
6. “Clear My Mind” – Dee Gatti
R&B newcomer Dee Gatti shows off just what she can do on her very first release! With a smooth beat, her interesting and exciting vocals carry you throughout the entire track with ease.
7. “Congratulations (feat. Bryce Vine)” – FITZ & Fitz and The Tantrums
Easily the catchiest track on our list this week. The high-energy pop chorus will be sure to get you dancing from the first note. Get ready to belt this one out in your car!
8. “You Belong To Somebody Else” – P.J. Harding & Noah Cyrus
A stripped-back and earnest song. It pulls influences from that classic singer-songwriter sound, country and indie genres. They all come together perfectly with the addition of the two heart-tugging vocals.
9. “Thinkin ‘Bout You (feat. MacKenzie Porter)” – Dustin Lynch
A sweet country song that instantly sucks you into the story of the relationship being told by these two talented country artists. An infectious chorus and hard-hitting beat that will be sure to please.
10. “Butterflies” – James TW
Former BTS cover star, James TW is back with a new song that may just be one of his best to date. The song is all about trying to get over someone but knowing that you’re just fooling yourself.
Which of these are on your New Music Friday playlist today? Any we missed?
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