“I Wanna Be” is a song recorded by English singer-songwriter Katy B for her third studio album, ‘Honey’ (2016). The song was a collaboration with Birmingham producer Chris Lorenzo. On one
interview, Katy B said of “I Wanna Be”: “When I heard Chris’ beat, I felt quite euphoric… like it’d be in that moment when you’re with someone you like and end up kissing them. When you decide
not to play it cool but just go for it…”
“Messin’ Around” is a new single released by American rapper Pitbull featuring his go-to sidekick Enrique Iglesias. But, unlike their other succesfull collaborations that tend to become the party song like “I Like It” and “I’m a Freak,” this track has a mellow beat to it with catchy
lyrics that’s easy to go along with. “Messin’ Around” premiered on April 8, 2016.
“Ain’t Your Mama” is a song recorded by American entertainer Jennifer Lopez for her upcoming ninth studio album (TBA). The song received mostly positive reviews from music critics. Complex’s Jessie Morris described it as: “an infectious anti-housewife anthem,” observing that “the track’s hot beat mixed with that searing hook makes ‘Ain’t Your Mama’ a radio-ready hit.”
“Up&Up” is a song by British rock band Coldplay from their seventh studio album, ‘A Head Full of Dreams’ (2015), where it appears as the eleventh track. The song was released today April 22, 2016 as the third single from their seventh studio album. Billboard.com’s Jody Rosen described the song” “Up and Up,” which marshals a hip-hop beat and gospel-style chorales to drive home a pep-talk banality: “When you think you’ve had enough/Don’t ever give up.” It’s not exactly new advice, maybe not even good advice, but it’s a message that millions want to hear. And, lo and behold, you can dance to it.”
“Someone That Loves You” is a song by British duo HONNE teaming up with British singer-songwriter Izzy Bizu to give us listeners a natural and sensual blend of soul and electronica. Musically, the synth-heavy, electronic song can be summed up as innovative, an electronic take on soul and sexual R&B. They aren’t just all about lovemaking though. Their songs highlight things like love, regret, and heartbreak in quite a conversational way.
“You’re Such A” is a song by American actress and singer Hailee Steinfeld from her first studio EP, ‘Haiz’. The song was written by Mattias Larsson, Robin Fredriksson, Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter and produced by Mattman & Robin. In TeenVogue interview, Steinfeld says: “You’re Such A” is like, the ultimate revenge-fantasy song. I get to go up on stage and perform this song as if I’m that girl that looked at that guy and said “You had your chance and you blew it,” and mean it, and walk away. It’s that sass and power and confidence to say, “I’m over it.”
“Just Like Fire” is the latest single from American singer-songwriter Pink for the upcoming film, ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’. This newest power anthem was her first original single for 2016 and it plays like any classic Pink track–energetic, tough and has you itching to hit the dance floor. A music video for the song is due out in May 2016.
“I Love Me” is the latest single coming from Meghan Trainor which releases early this morning. The track, which features Lunchmoney Lewis, comes from Trainor’s forthcoming album, ‘Thank You,’ which releases May 13. Lyrically, the song was all about self-love—as the title would suggest—and casts a bouncy groove as piano and snaps undergird the vocals. The song’s lyrics are unabashed, especially when they come from Lunchmoney Lewis. He exclaims in the chorus: “I don’t mean to brag, I don’t mean to boast/I love all y’all, but I love me the most.” By the song’s end, we definitely get the picture: they’re a lovable bunch.
“I Remember” is a new single released by the English electronic music duo AlunaGeorge taken from their upcoming 2016 album of the same title. The duo collaborated the track with Australian electronic music producer Flume as they are looking to get back to the forefront of the electronic soul wave with their sophomore album due out later this spring.”I Remember” is more of the synthed-out glitches we’ve come to expect to from them.” Aluna Francis delicately reminisces, “I wanna feel like it’s the first night/ I wanna meet you for the first time,” flipping through her mind’s relationship scrapbook while a love
fades away from her. The song builds to an EDM-like drop for the hook and climax and turns into a huge moment.
“No Worries” is a new song released by the British trio Disciples which was collaborated with French DJ, record producer and remixer David Guetta who has become the third big name artist to take a high interest in Disciples’ work. The resulting collaboration in “No Worries” fuses commercialism of a contemporary Guetta production with the retro house vibes we’ve come to expect from the British trio into a mellow future house-esque piece with vocals that sound like they were recorded in the 1980s.