At the peak of the summer, the new releases are just as hot as the weather. Check out our favorite new tracks below, and check back in throughout the month for new additions. Nicki Minaj and Quavo might've teamed up for a remix that same week, but this one takes the cake—and every last crumb.
Hot new songs for your weekend playlists.
When it comes to visuals, GT and Brent Faiyaz lead the way with striking new music videos. Earlier this year, the down-south superstar returned home after spending nine months in an Illinois state prison. This one is definitely essential listening. Revisiting his debut project, Sonder Son , the fast-rising artist serves up a new visual and continues to keep his name in headlines and his sounds in our eyes and ears. He can stand on his on two feet, and accomplish as much as any other talented artist on his coast. If Starlito was born in Detroit, he would be GT.
Or browse results titled :. There are infinite atmospheric worlds available on Bandcamp, from the dreamy to the nightmarish, and the meditative to the deeply unsettling. These compositions often fall under the ambient umbrella, albums without words that are both thoughtful and thought-provoking in their own way. Every month, Aurora Mitchell takes you through the best ambient releases. Known as half of the Warp-affiliated experimental band PVT with his brother Laurence, this is an entirely new chapter for Pike, with the impetus being his ambient composition for a large-scale installation work at Tokyo National Museum.
The track, which spent eight weeks at Number 1 between April and June, takes the top spot on the chart of the year with a combined sales figure of 1. The song, which trailed his fifth album Scorpion, spent nine weeks at the helm between February and April. Drake may have just missed out on the top spot, but he bags two more spots in the Top fellow chart-toppers Nice For What and In My Feelings place at 7 and God's Plan also finishes as the year's most streamed song with m plays. See Drake's full UK Chart history here. In December, a landmark 2 billion audio streams were served in a single week for the first time. Shotgun by George Ezra was the official song of the summer , and it's the third biggest track of with 1. Check out George Ezra's biggest songs on the Official Chart. These Days was key to Jess Glynne breaking the record for being the British female soloist with the most Number 1 hits , now tallying at seven.