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Spindle Selects: Tracks of the Week

Thursday 08 February 2018

Another new music round-up to gear you into the weekend.

Oxymorrons – ‘Brunch’

Hell bent on changing the perception of “urban” music, Oxymorrons have cultivated a signature sound that seamlessly blends hip-hop and rock. The philosophy of these genre-benders is to be unapologetically yourself, and that message is perfectly exemplified in their banger new single’ Brunch’. The track is from their highly anticipated upcoming new project Gateway Drug and was produced by Hustle Standard and mixed by Grammy-winning music maker Ken Lewis (Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars).

The Weekend & Kendrick Lamar – ‘Pray For Me’

The Weekend and Kendrick Lamar are back with another collaboration for the stacked Black Panther soundtrack that includes the likes of SZA, Travis Scott, and Future among many others. This track has the same feel of many of the tracks on The Weeknd’s 2016 critically acclaimed effort ‘Starboy’, and is without a doubt an exciting lead-in to the highly anticipated film and its upcoming release.

Tove Stryke – ‘Change My Mind’

Swedish pop sensation Tove Stryke has released another catchy gem in her latest single ‘Change My Mind’. Leading up to her upcoming album release this May titled Sway, she once again shows her knack for catchy melodies and addictive hooks that will only put her masterful pop presence on to bigger stages in 2018.

FRENSHIP – ‘LOVE’

Somebody’-California-based indie-pop duo FRENSHIP were catapulted into the spotlight when their multi-platinum hit ‘Capsize’ was released in 2016 and became an instant hit. After spending much of 2017 performing at festivals and opening up for Bastille on their tour, they are back to releasing new music with ‘LOVE Somebody’. The song may be perceived as sad in that it is about letting go, but still provides the same upbeat presence that has allowed this talented duo to cement themselves in the evolving contemporary pop landscape.

Big Tobz (Feat. Sneakbo) – ‘Sun Goes Down’

Big Tobz proves that he can do no wrong with his latest banger ‘Sun Goes Down’ featuring none other than Sneakbo. The South West London rapper has gone from strength to strength, and his new album ‘Still Winning’ showcases his talent perfectly. ‘Sun Goes Down’ ’s chilled, wavy beat is another example of why there is such a massive buzz surrounding everything Big Tobz drops.

Chromeo & The-Dream – ‘Bedroom Calling’

Chromeo have dropped their latest tune, featuring The-Dream. This song is guaranteed to get you dancing, with the funk duo delivering yet another stellar hit. Combining maximum amounts of fun, flirty and catchy vibes with classic 80’s sounds, ‘Bedroom Calling’ is an undeniably cool and current tune that will be plastered across media! It is the second single from the bands forthcoming LP ‘Head Over Heels’, and is also paired with a global tour by the duo. They are also set to take the stage at Coachella 2018.

Jammer & Dizzle_AP – Wave and Jagga’ 

Boy Better Know’s Jammer releases his latest Album ‘Are You Dumb? Vol. 5’, which cements the electrifying vibe this album is generating Every tune on the album is hard to the core, delivering to his audience everything expected and more. ‘Wave And Jagga’, which features up-and-coming rapper Dizzle_AP, is one certainly not to be skipped. Delivering nothing less than pure grime, the artist and producer proves with this track why he is still at the top of the game.

Joel Baker ft. Sneakbo – ‘Worry About Me’

Taken from his forthcoming EP, Baker recruits Sneakbo on this poignant R&B rework of The Roots / Erykah Badu classic. ’The Dreamers’ EP is definitely one to look out for as it’s set to contain a collection of powerful and emotive songwriting mastery by the Nottingham born talent. EP out 15th March.

Kojo Funds Ft Raye ‘Check’

Reworking Craig David’s epic production of ‘7 Days’ to make an afrobeat, dancehall, R&B fused track with the incredibly talented Raye ensures Kojo Funds definitely has another hit on his hands. Check the equally vibey video here:

SCHWARZ -‘Cold Sunlight’

See the multitalented musician appear for the first time in the video for his futuristic 80’s dance-floor influenced track. You can also listen to his recently released EP titled ‘In Your Eyes’ which includes ‘Cold Sunlight’ now!